Oak Brook mall retail theft: Grab-and-run thieves target Nordstrom twice in one day, police say

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Tuesday, December 14, 2021
Oak Brook Nordstrom hit by grab-and-go burglars twice in 1 day
Oak Brook police released video of grab-and-run thefts at Nordstrom in Oakbrook Mall on December 6.

OAK BROOK, Ill. (WLS) -- Police are investigating two more grab-and-run burglaries at Oakbrook Mall.

Oak Brook police said the Nordstrom was targeted by thieves twice on December 6. The first burglary occurred at 12:45 p.m. and the second around 7:05 p.m.

Surveillance video released by police shows the thieves taking their time stealing items, then running out of the store.

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"Once they entered the store, they pulled out the garbage bags from their coats and started filling them with merchandise," Oak Brook Police Chief James Kruger said.

Fourteen suspects drove away from the scene in three separate vehicles.

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