Police Respond to Armed Robbery on North Route 59
On October 15, 2017 at approximately 11:26 p.m. Naperville Police Department officers responded to the 600 block of north Route 59 for the report of an armed robbery that had just occurred. The offenders, who had left the scene prior to police arrival, displayed a silver and black, semi-automatic handgun and stole United States Currency, cigarettes, keys, and a cellular telephone. It appears that the offenders arrived and fled the scene on foot. A search for the offenders was conducted but unsuccessful. The employee of the business suffered a minor injury during this incident that did not require medical attention.
The offenders are described as follows:
Offender 1: Male, black, 5’09 – 6’00, heavy build, unknown age. He was reported to be wearing a black hooded sweatshirt with lettering on the front, pajama style pants with a pattern on them, white shoes, and a black mask. This offender displayed a silver and black semi-automatic handgun.
Offender 2: Male, black, 6’02 – 6’05, thin build, unknown age. He was reported to be wearing a red hooded sweatshirt, black pants with a white stripe going down the side, white shoes. This offender was wearing a white plastic mask.
Offender 3: Male, black, 6’01 – 6’03, heavy build, unknown age. He was reported to be wearing a black hooded sweatshirt with white stripes on the shoulders, black pants, and tan colored shoes. This offender was wearing a black mask.
If anyone has information regarding these crimes, they are encouraged to contact the Naperville Police Department at (630) 420-6666 and ask for the Investigations Division.
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