Armed Robbery with a Knife or Machete Near Algonquin Rd and Lee Street, Des Plaines

Des Plaines police responded about 8:05 AM Monday to an armed robbery at 1222 Lee Street Des Plaines, IL. Police received a report that an armed robbery occurred near a gas station at the southeast corner of Algonquin Road and Lee Street.

Suspects were described as …

#1) a male/white, age 25 brown knife, wearing a dark coat, and

#2) a female/white, age 25.

The male suspect was armed with a knife — possibly a machete.

The suspects took cash, and were last seen southbound from the scene in a silver Honda Civic, 4-door.

The crime is reported to have occurred at 8:05 a.m.

LIVE TRAFFIC MAP of neighborhood to an armed robbery at 1222 Lee Street Des Plaines, IL …




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