Arlington Heights police responded about 8:00 AM Sunday May 6, 2018 to a report of a driving complaint involving a male displaying a gun near Rand Road and Thomas Street Arlington Heights, IL. Police officers investigating the complaint were able to locate a vehicle matching the description in the Target parking lot.
The offender’s vehicle was a black 1990s model Lexus SC sedan or coupe.
Police located the suspect in the Target store, and determined that he had a weapon. The suspect was identified as Christopher A. Smith, Jr. of the block of 2200 Foster Street in Evanston. According to Arlington Heights Police Department, Christopher A. Smith, Jr. did not possess a FOID card and did not possess a Concealed Carry Permit.
Christopher A. Smith Jr. was arrested about 10:20 a.m. and charged with Unlawful Use of Weapon. His vehicle was towed to a police holding area.
Christopher A. Smith Jr. was released on bond, and is due in Cook County Circuit Court Rolling Meadows on June 1, 2018.
^^ MOBILE? USE VOICE MIC ^^
GET ALERTS on Facebook.com/ArlingtonCardinal
GET ALERTS on Facebook.com/CardinalEmergencies
GET ALERTS on Facebook.com/ArlingtonHeightsCrime
Get updates from The Cardinal CRIME BLOG ‘Plus’ on Facebook. Just ‘LIKE’ the ‘Arlington Cardinal Crime & Forensics’ Page (become a fan of our page). The updates cover all posts in the 24/7 Crime Alerts! and sub-categories. See all of The Cardinal Facebook fan pages at Arlingtoncardinal.com/about/facebook …
Help fund The Cardinal Arlingtoncardinal.com/sponsor