Commercial Burglary Involving $20k in Copper Wiring on East Algonquin Rd, Arlington Heights


Arlington Heights police received a report about 1:31 PM Wednesday of a commercial burglary at 145 East Algonquin Road Arlington Heights, IL. Police received a report that an unknown offender or offenders forced open a south side exterior door, entered the vacant office building and removed copper wire with a possible value of over $20,000. The offender(s) turned off the main power supply and removed the wire from conduit pipes in the ceilings.

The crime is reported to have occurred between Friday February 1, 2013 at 8:00 a.m. and Wednesday April 24, 2013 at 1:30 p.m.

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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