Strong Arm Robbery at Apartment Unit Door on Algonquin Rd


Arlington Heights police responded to a report about 1:45 a.m. Sunday of a domestic disturbance in the 1100 block of East Algonquin Road with the caller difficult to understand because of a language barrier. Police arrived to discover a strong arm robbery occurred.

Offenders knocked on the victim’s door and waited for him to open it. When the apartment door was opened, the offender grabbed a gold necklace off a victim’s neck and fled through the apartment complex.

The crime is reported to have occurred on Sunday, May 29th, 2011 at

The offenders were described as (#1) male/Hispanic 5’2″ 160 LBS, 20 years-old with short black hair, wearing blue jeans and a blue shirt; (#2) male/Hispanic 5’6″ 180 LBS, 20 years-old with short black hair, wearing blue jeans and a white shirt.

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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