Surveillance photos released of Loop burglary suspect

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Wednesday, September 28, 2016
Chicago police released surveillance images of a man suspected in a string of burglaries in Chicago's Loop.

CHICAGO (WLS) -- Police released surveillance photos of a suspect in a string of burglaries in Chicago's Loop targeting businesses after they close.

Police said the burglaries took place overnight in the 100-block of West Van Buren Street and the 0-100 block of North La Salle Street on September 9, 12, 13 and 25.

The suspect forces open revolving doors and windows in order to break into businesses and steal laptop computers, cameras, cell phones and other electronics, police said. Police said the suspect breaks into street-level doors during the daytime, then returns hours later to complete the burglary.

If you have any information about the man in the surveillance photos, contact Area Central Detectives at 312-747-8384.