Naperville Police Investigating Armed Robbery at N. Route 59 Business

At approximately 9 a.m. on Dec. 16, 2021, Naperville Police Officers responded to the Dollar Tree at 1550 N. Rt.59 for a report of an armed robbery. Preliminary investigation indicated one suspect entered the business displaying a knife. The suspect took an undisclosed amount of United States currency and fled the scene on foot. No one was injured.

The suspect is described as a male, black, approximately 5’10”, 200 lbs., wearing a grey hooded sweatshirt and jeans.

This incident remains under investigation. Anyone with information is encouraged to contact the Naperville Police Department at (630) 420-6666 and ask for the Investigations Division.


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