Reward offered in Naperville robbery of professional gambler

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Wednesday, May 11, 2016

CHICAGO (WLS) -- A professional gambler was robbed of more than $50,000 in 2016 in Naperville and now there's a $1,000 reward for information leading to the thief.

Naperville police say on Aug.10, 2015, around 8 a.m., two men rear-ended the victim's car and then proceeded to physically assault and rob him. They then fled the scene. One of the alleged robbers was arrested in the area a few minutes later, but the second suspect has eluded capture.

The suspect is described as a white male with a thin build, 5 ft. 11 in. to 6 ft. tall, either bald or with very short hair wearing dark colored pants and a dark sweatshirt or jacket.

If you have any information about this suspect, contact Naperville Police.