Police: Suspects using U-Haul truck in West Side burglaries

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Police are warning business owners about two suspects using a U-Haul truck to burglarize businesses on the West Side.

In two recent incidents, the male suspects drove the truck into an overhead door to a retail business, allowing them to enter and steal industrial tools, according to a community alert from Chicago Police.

One burglary happened at 2:02 p.m. July 22 in the 200 block of North Mozart, while another incident happened about 3:10 a.m. July 8 in the 200 block of North Fairfield, police said.

Anyone with information on the burglaries is asked to contact Area Central detectives at (312) 747-8382.

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The incident happened before 6:30 a.m. near the railroad crossing at Ridge and Northwest Highway.