Chicago attempted robbery: Woman charged after CPD says she took bag of money from armored truck

ByABC7 Chicago Digital Team WLS logo
Tuesday, November 29, 2022
Woman charged after attempted theft of armored truck in Edgewater
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A suburban woman is charged after police say she stole a bag of money from an armored truck in the city's Edgewater neighborhood.

CHICAGO (WLS) -- A Blue Island woman was charged with theft after Chicago police said she took a bag of money from an armored truck in the Edgewater neighborhood Monday afternoon.

Sharon Carabine-Dierberger, 60, has been charged with one felony count of $100K-$500K.

Police said shortly before 12:30 p.m., the woman approached an armored truck outside a Chase Bank branch in the 5700-block of North Broadway and took a bag containing an unknown amount of cash from a guard as he was attempting to make a delivery. She then fled.

She was taken into custody by police in the 1100-block of West Granville, police said. The bag was recovered.

Police said a citizen saw the incident and called them, which helped them find the woman and the money.

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