Auto Burglary in Progress, Foot Pursuit, Two Arrested Just Southwest of Kennicott and Rand


Police investigate Honda Accord EX burglarized on 700 block of Gettysburg overnight.

Arlington Heights police responded to two suspicious incidents — possibly burglaries to autos — in the 2400 block of Kennicott Avenue at about 4:20 a.m. Friday and in the 2300-2400 block of Lafayette Street at about 4:40 a.m. Police received a report of a car alarm going off and people running in the back parking lot of an apartment/condo building in the 2400 block of North Kennicott Avenue. Police responded immediately and found a shattered window in a car. Minutes later police received a call at about 4:40 a.m. that two subjects were walking northbound in the 2300 to 2400 block of North Lafayette Street. The two were also reported to have opened the door of a minivan. At about 4:45 a.m. police sighted two males in white shirts running at Huron and Verde. Police apprehended the first subject just after 5:00 a.m. at Champlain Street and Huron Street. The second subject was a male/white and was apprehended by 5:30 a.m. Both suspects were transported in custody to Arlington Heights police headquarters early Friday morning.

Developing …
At least eight vehicles either vandalized or burglarized in this area of Arlington Heights overnight.


Rock on the passenger floor of a Dodge Neon burglarized overnight in the 900 block of West Rand Road.


Rock apparently used to smash passenger window of a Dodge Neon in a vehicle burglary in the 900 block of West Rand Road.