Skokie police respond to burglary at Erik's Bike Board Ski

SKOKIE, Ill. (WLS) -- Skokie police responded to a burglary at a business Tuesday morning.

Skokie police responded to Erik's Bike Board Ski in the 3800-block of Oakton Street at about 3:55 a.m. and discovered that someone had entered the store. Chopper 7HD flew above the scene as officers created a perimeter around the store.

Officers then searched the store, but no suspects were located.

Chicago police said a canine unit assisted Skokie police.

Streets in the area have were closed to traffic. CTA 97 Skokie buses were temporarily rerouted via Oakton, McCormick, Howard and Crawford due to a closure near Oakton and East Prairie.

Shortly before 9:30 a.m., Skokie police said the roads in the area were back open.

Anyone with information is asked to contact Skokie police at 847-982-5900.

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