Sports Authority Files For Bankruptcy, Will Close 140 StoresOne of the nation’s largest sporting goods retailers, Sports Authority, has announced plans to close or sell about 140 stores, and two distribution centers, including one in Romeoville, as it files for Chapter 11 bankruptcy protection.
Suspect Charged In 'Flash Mob' Theft At Sports Authority, Others SoughtPatrick Giles has been charged with burglary and felony theft and taken to the Will County jail, Frankfort police announced Friday.
Sports Retailer Takes Steps To Deter Flash RobberiesPopular and expensive Starter jackets will no longer be displayed prominently at the front of Sports Authority stores. CBS 2's Dorothy Tucker reports.
Surveillance Video Captures Flash Mob Robberies At 3 Chicago Area StoresUnbelievable surveillance video captured flash mobs dashing into store after store and running out with armloads and sometimes entire racks of sporting goods.
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