Break-in at Former Arlington Heights Mercedes Benz Building



Arlington Heights Police received a report of a break-in at the former Mark Motors and Arlington Heights Mercedes Benz building in the 2000 block of East Northwest Highway about 12:30 p.m. Wednesday.

A watchful citizen reported that a male/white in his forties with blonde hair broke a front door window on the south side of the building and then entered the building. Police arrived in minutes and searched the abandoned building, but did not find an offender — only criminal damage to the property. One broken door glass was reported to the owner. A board-up service en route to secure the door.

Some Arlington Heights police officers surrounded the building while others searched the building inside. A Mount Prospect police officer assisted Arlington Heights officers. is an Amazon Associate website, which means that a small percentage of your purchases gets paid to at no extra cost to you. When you use the search boxes above, any Amazon banner ad, or any product associated with an Amazon banner on this website, you help pay expenses related to maintaining and creating new services and ideas for a resourceful website. See more info at