APPLE IPAD, APPLE LOSS INITIALLY CLASSIFIED A ROBBERY; CHANGED TO BURGLARY
Robbery investigation Target Store Schaumburg; 30 iPads, 30 Apple Watches taken just before closing Thursday night, January 10, 2019.
Schaumburg police responded just after 10:15 p.m. Thursday January 10, 2019 to a report that three male offenders took approximately 30 Apple iPad products and 30 Apple Watch products. Schaumburg police responded immediately, the offenders had already fled with the products.
Schaumburg police investigators also responded and determined that the three male offenders entered the Target at 1235 East Higgins Road at approximately 22:15 pm. While one of the men distracted the electronics area employee, the other two men broke into a display cabinet containing Apple products. Investigators determined that the offenders took approximately 25 Apple iPad products and 25 Apple Watches. The estimated value of the items taken was $23,750. The offenders exited the store and fled in an unknown direction.
Schaumburg police released still images from Target security video showing each of the three suspects exiting the store. From the video still images released by Schaumburg Police Department, one of the suspects was wearing a fur-trimmed hood and fur-lined boots. Also at least one of suspects appeared to be carrying a large bag filled with products.
According to Schaumburg police, the suspects were described as three African American males, all wearing dark clothing, and all appeared to be in their mid 20’s. One of the suspects was described wearing an Army green coat.
Initially, one of the offenders was described as male/black 6’4″ heavy set, wearing a winter coat with a hood.
The Schaumburg Police Department is continuing with the investigation.
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