Another Ruse Gypsy Scam: Offenders Posed As Workers Fixing Frozen Water Pipes

Arlington Heights police received a report about 11:20 a.m. Friday that several subjects came to the door saying they were in the neighborhood repairing frozen water pipes. The men said they needed to enter the house in the 2100 block of Charter Point Drive. The resident let them in the house. After the men left, the resident reported to police that $10,000 in jewelry was missing.