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Police Apprehend Burglary Suspect, Continue Search for Second

Tinley Park Police have taken one man into custody, and continue the search for a second who could be responsible for a residential burglary near 168th and New England.

 are investigating a residential burglary that occurred Wednesday night in the area of 168th Street and New England. Officers have apprehended one suspect, and the search for a second is ongoing, according to Tinley Park Police Chief Steve Neubauer.

Police are heavily patroling the neighborhood in the search for a second suspect.

Helicopters seen hovering over the area earlier and police on the ground were searching for two white males, one of which has been taken into custody. 

If you have any information, or see anything suspicious, please contact police at 708-444-5300. 

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SRB September 16, 2012 at 07:57 PM
I realize everone has a right to speak there minds here, but the last thing we need are people stirring the pot. We do, as citizens of Tinley, need to be more aware of the people walking through our neighborhoods. Watch them and let them know that you are watching them. Don't be afraid to take down license nos and descriptions. Our police care! They really do want to provide us with a safe place to live, but they do need our help. Call and report any unusual or suspicous activity in your neighborhood. Understand they cannot be on every block in our town. Start a neighborhood watch. Ask people what they are doing if they are just hanging around. We need to protect what is ours. Be your own guard dog. I do agree that we should have all been alerted to the fact of the shooting up on 183rd last Tues and the burglary situation on New England. A community on alert is a proactive community. Let's not hide these activities from the community. An informed community can be a prepared and vigilant community. Please let us know when there are attacks, break-in, etc. It is our right as a citizen. Here it is three days later and we still do not have a description of the other suspect. That is something that needs to be rectified.
sweet heart September 17, 2012 at 12:39 AM
I, hope the home owner:s did not get hurt. What they take in there home, That such a shame. Used to be nice and quiet It wa so safe to live here now everything going on. More shooting and home invasion going pn. That scarey.
sweet heart September 17, 2012 at 12:40 AM
The Tinley cop"s say, If you here it see it, Any activity going on anywhere call them. So they know what going on.
sweet heart September 17, 2012 at 12:43 AM
Thank:s for your website that you are shooing to everyome on here.
Tull September 18, 2012 at 05:00 PM
"Ding-dong ditch" is not just an annoying prank... it's a common pre-break-in tactic to determine whether anyone (or anyone with big teeth) is at home.

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