Grocery Shoplifter Arrest at Mariano’s Fresh Market

Arlington Heights police received a report about 4:00 p.m. Thursday of a retail theft in progress at Mariano’s Fresh Market, 802 East Northwest Highway. Loss control personnel were observing a male subject who appeared to be ready to steal merchandise from inside the store.

The offender was described as a male/white, about 45-years-old, wearing a black jacket with yellow trim, and jeans. Police waited for the subject outside and arrested the man. He was transported to Arlington Heights Police Department Headquarters.


Buffalo Grove police were also interested in the subject, since he matched the description of a man they were on the lookout for on a case of retail theft of liquor.


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