Arlington Heights police assisted Rolling Meadows police in looking for a retail theft suspect that fled into the Surrey Ridge neighborhood about 6:00 p.m. Wednesday. The suspect was last seen between houses in the 1600 block of south Princeton. Some residents helped by calling police about a suspicious subject jumping fences and hiding between houses. The subject was also seen between houses at south Kennicott.
The suspect was described as a male/white 5’5″ 180 pounds, wearing white shorts and a dark blue baseball cap. He was also being chased by a loss prevention officer from a local store. No word on an arrest.