Teens charged with burglarizing unlocked vehicle in Oak Lawn

SHARE Teens charged with burglarizing unlocked vehicle in Oak Lawn
SHARE Teens charged with burglarizing unlocked vehicle in Oak Lawn

Two teens have been charged with stealing items from an unlocked vehicle in southwest suburban Oak Lawn early Tuesday.

About 3:30 a.m., officers were called to the area of 101st Street and Kenton Avenue after two people were spotted walking down the street checking door handles on parked cars, according to Oak Lawn police.

The officers found the males, who had items taken from a car on the block, police said.

They were arrested and charged as juveniles with single counts of burglary to a motor vehicle along with curfew violations.Police did not release their names because they are minors.


The Latest
He likes interacting with the few kids who care, but the apathy shown by most students brings him down.
The man, 55, struggled with two suspects over his bag on the train near the 95th Street station about 3 a.m., police said.
The seeds were planted in 2020 when many drivers glimpsed sparser traffic, fewer cops and wide open roads, and thought they could take more risks without any consequences. So when traffic volumes returned to close to pre-pandemic levels in 2021, the dangerous driving trends continued, experts said.
A man was wounded by a security guard during a shootout at Millennium Park.
ComEd is expanding efforts to build Illinois’ clean energy workforce and will hire 500 new overhead helper and construction worker roles over the next three years.