Attempted Theft of Bicycle on East Northwest Highway Foiled by Owner

Arlington Heights police received a report of an attempted theft of a bicycle from the 1100 block of East Northwest Highway about 1:40 p.m. A teen female/white attempted to steal a bicycle parked in front of an apartment, but the owner of the bike came out and foiled the theft of bicycle attempt.

The offender is described as female/white about 16 years-old with dark brown hair, wearing a tank top and blue shorts.