Teen Held After Pulling Fire Alarm at Hospital

Arlington Heights police and firefighter/paramedics responded about 3:00 a.m. Wednesday to a fire alarm at Northwest Community Hospital, 800 West Central Road. Police and firefighters discovered that the alarm was pulled manually by a teen male. The area of the alarm was the south pavilion, first floor southwest.

Apparently witnesses saw the teen pull the alarm and the teen was identified and introduced to the police. Arlington Heights police were investigating the case over night.



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