SATURDAY, OCT. 26
Cell Phone Stolen At 7-11
A worker at the 7-11 convenience store, 5105 Fairview Ave., Downers Grove, reported that his cell phone was stolen while he worked the night shift Oct. 26. He said an unknown male, black suspect had reached into his jacket pocket while he was replacing an item on the front counter and taken his cell phone. He did not realize the theft occurred until he went home that morning.
WEDNESDAY, OCT. 23
Tools stolen from work van
Tools were reportedly stolen from a work van while parked in the 1600 block of Odgen Ave. in Downers Grove Oct. 23. The passenger side lock was punched out, and missing were a key cutting machine, a set of soldering torches, and a combination smoke and freon leak detector.
Theft at Panera Bread
A wallet was taken at the Panera Bread on Butterfield Road in Downers Grove Oct. 23. This resulted in a $2,000 fraudulent charge on a debit card that was in the wallet.
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