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‘Spiderman’ Robbery Caught On Tape In Winthrop Harbor

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Surveillance image of an armed robbery in Winthrop Harbor. (Credit: Winthrop Harbor Police)

Surveillance image of an armed robbery in Winthrop Harbor. (Credit: Winthrop Harbor Police)

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WINTHROP HARBOR (CBS) — A tobacco store surveillance camera captured a frightening armed robbery earlier this week in Winthrop Harbor.

Around 7:30 p.m. on Tuesday, a black male suspect burst into the Smoke For Less store in the 500 block of Sheridan Road with a gun and took about $925.

The owner of the store suffered a facial injury, but refused medical treatment, police said.

The suspect, believed to be in his mid-20s, was wearing black shoes and a “Spiderman” jacket.

Anyone with information or can identify this suspect please call Detective Chris Willets at 847-872-2131 Ext: 271 or The Lake County Crime Stoppers at 847-662-2222.

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