Kettle

Kavin Gipson (DuPage County State's Attorney)

Prosecutors: Pair Stole Salvation Army Kettle Before Leading Police On High-Speed Chase

Kavin Gipson, 48, and Roosevelt Huddleston, 51, approached the bucket outside the Ultra Foods, 491 E. Roosevelt Road in Lombard, about 7 p.m. while the bell ringer was inside the store, according to a statement from the DuPage County state’s attorney’s office.

12/19/2014

Joe Horton (DuPage County Sheriff)

Bell Ringer Stole More Than $1,000 From Salvation Army Kettle: Prosecutors

A Chicago man stole more than $1,000 from a Salvation Army Red Kettle while working as a bell ringer in Naperville, prosecutors allege.

12/05/2013

Salvation Army bell-ringer

Salvation Army Bell-Ringer Conned Out Of Kettle Full Of Money

The Salvation Army Tri-City Corps in the western suburbs has lost up to $400, after a man fooled a bell-ringer into giving him a kettle full of cash.

CBS Chicago–12/14/2011

Salvation Army bell-ringer

4 Teens Charged With Stealing Salvation Army Kettle

Four teenage boys have been charged with stealing a Salvation Army kettle from outside a Jewel grocery store in west suburban Addison.

12/09/2010

Salvation Army bell-ringer

Salvation Army Kettle Stolen In Addison

Police are investigating the theft of a Salvation Army kettle possibly containing a couple hundred dollars from outside a west suburban Jewel store Saturday.

12/06/2010