Police officers from Schaumburg responded about 1:33 p.m. Thursday, November 9, 2023 to a report of an armed robbery at Woodfield Mall in Schaumburg. Initially, the precise location at Woodfield Mall was not available.
Police received a report that an armed offender robbed a person, taking a purple purse and keys to an Audi SUV.
The offender fled in a dark gray, possibly 2012, Mazda sedan, northbound on Meacham Road from Golf Road. the vehicle.
The suspect is described as a male/black wearing a mask, and armed with a handgun — color unknown. Initially, no further physical description was available.
The vehicle was last seen by police after crashing into two vehicles, and before entering Interstate 88 WEST from Route 83 in Oak Brook. The vehicle is now expected to have visible damage.
The suspect, in a gray Mazda 6, was reported in custody with Oak Brook police about 2:25 p.m. after a crash on I-294 in DuPage County.
The information in this article is an early report published before any summary information was confirmed or released by police or fire authorities.
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