Smash-and-grab burglar hits South Loop business

Someone threw a rock through the glass front door of the business in the 700 block of South State Street and stole costume jewelry, according to Chicago police.

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Someone smashed the glass door of a business and stole jewelry April 18, 2020, in the 700 block of South State Street.

Someone smashed the glass door of a business and stole jewelry April 18, 2020, in the 700 block of South State Street.

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Police are investigating a burglary reported Saturday at a business in the South Loop.

Someone threw a rock through the glass front door of the business at 12:29 a.m. in the 700 block of South State Street, according to Chicago police.

The suspect then took an undisclosed amount of costume jewelry, police said.

No one is in custody as Area Central detectives investigate.

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