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Posted on: February 21, 2023

[ARCHIVED] Beach Park Armed Robbery

Armed Robbery 1

On February 20, 2023 at approximately 9:30 p.m., Lake County Sheriff’s Deputies responded to a gas station in the 38300 block of North Sheridan Road, Beach Park, for an armed robbery.  

Sheriff’s deputies arrived and learned two males entered the gas station and one was armed with a pistol.  Upon entering, the male armed with the pistol pointed it at the ceiling and discharged the firearm.  The armed man then pointed the firearm at the cashiers and demanded money.  The other offender took several vapes.  After the robbery, both offenders fled southeast on foot.  The area was searched, and the offenders were not located.

Nobody was injured during the armed robbery.

Both offenders are described as being:

Hispanic Males

Approximately 17 – 23 years of age

Both wore black hats, black masks, black pants, and black shoes 

Both wore grey construction gloves

The armed offender wore a grey Nike hooded sweatshirt and black North Face backpack

The other offender wore a black North Face jacket

Anyone who recognizes these individuals or their clothing are asked to contact the Lake County Sheriff’s Office Criminal Investigations Division at 847-377-4000 or Lake County CrimeStoppers at 847-662-2222

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