News Flash

News & Press Releases

Posted on: April 30, 2020

Police Seek Suspects in Armed Robbery

Police Badge

At approximately 1:25 a.m. Wednesday, April 29, 2020, the Wheaton Police Department responded to Bucky’s Convenience Store, located at 1000 E. Roosevelt Road, for the report of an armed robbery. 

During this incident, three people had entered the store and held two customers and one store employee at gunpoint. Proceeds of the crime include cash and cigarettes. 

The suspects are described as:

surveillance1surveillance2Suspect 1: 
Approximately 5 feet 8 inches tall, slim build
Wearing a dark coat and pants, gloves, dark-colored ski mask
Armed with a black semi-automatic handgun

Suspect 2: 
Approximately 5 feet 4 inches, slim build
Wearing a dark-colored coat and pants, gloves, and facemask 

Suspect 3: 
Approximately 5 feet 8 inches, medium build
Wearing a dark coat and pants, gloves, and facemask     

surveillance3The suspects fled the scene in a sedan heading eastbound on Roosevelt Road. 

If you have any information, please contact the Wheaton Police Department Investigative Lieutenant Bill Cooley at 630-260-2077 or Detective Tim Green at 630-260-4863.

Any individual having information about these or any other crimes are encouraged to contact the DuPage County Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-TIPS or text the keyword DuPage along with your tip to CRIMES (274637). All Crime Stopper callers are guaranteed anonymity and a cash reward (up to $1,000) for any information leading to the arrest and filing of charges against felony offenders.

Facebook Twitter Email

Other News in News & Press Releases

police general photo

Planned Protest Walk Concludes

Posted on: June 4, 2020
Police Badge

Community Update – June 2, 2020

Posted on: June 2, 2020
police general photo

Police Action

Posted on: June 2, 2020
police general photo

Wheaton Community Update

Posted on: June 1, 2020

Bulk Item Pickup Resumes May 26

Posted on: May 22, 2020