Criminal Damage to Weather Equipment on Roof of Westgate School

Arlington Heights police received a report about 5:00 p.m. Tuesday that an unknown offender or offenders damaged weather equipment on the roof of Westgate School, 500 South Dwyer. The offenders also smashed a milk crate and left several beer bottles and beer cans on the roof.

The crime is reported to have occurred between Friday, September 17th, 2010 at noon and Sunday, September 26th, 2010 at 1:00pm. These incidents usually occur overnight and on weekends.

The trespassing crime is an ongoing problem in the neighborhood. Unknown subjects have also been gaining access to the roof at Our Lady of the Wayside School, 432 South MItchell Avenue and leaving bottles, cans and chairs. Air conditioning units were overturned.

Anyone having information about this or any other serious crime in Arlington Heights should submit an anonymous text tip by texting the keyword 847AHPD and your message to 847411(tip411) or call Arlington Heights Crime Stoppers at (847) 590-STOP. Callers are guaranteed anonymity and may qualify for a cash reward of up to $1,000.

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