Buffalo Grove Police Seeking Armed Robbery Suspect

Buffalo Grove Police Seeking Armed Robbery Suspect
Posted on 06/26/2019
BG Police BadgeA Buffalo Grove resident reported being a victim of an armed robbery at approximately 7:00 p.m. on Tuesday, June 25, 2019. The victim lives in the area of Fox Court East and Cobblestone Lane.

The victim was reportedly sitting in their own vehicle parked on their driveway when the incident occurred. The robber, described as a black male, approximately 25-30 years of age, 5’7” to 5’8” with a slim build, wearing a dark colored hooded sweatshirt and a face mask, reportedly approached the vehicle and demanded items from the victim while displaying what is believed to be a handgun.

The victim, who was uninjured, stated the robber took off on foot southbound through the neighborhood, towards the area of Fox Hill Drive and Cobblestone Lane.

This is an ongoing investigation. Police believe the victim was targeted and there is no active threat to the community.

Should anyone have any information about this incident, please call the Buffalo Grove Police Department at 847-459-2560 and ask to speak with the Investigations Unit.