CHICAGO (CBS) — The teenage robbery mobs are at it again on North Michigan Avenue.
Some 50 young people barged into a Walgreens at Michigan and Chicago on the Magnificent Mile on Tuesday afternoon. They took bottled drinks and sandwiches off the shelves, then ran off, CBS 2’s Suzanne Le Mignot reports.READ MORE: Northwestern University Bans All Social Activities At Campus Fraternities Until At Least Mid-October After Reports Of Drugging
A police report says authorities were able to nab three of the thieves.READ MORE: American Red Cross Seeking Blood Donations Amid Emergency Blood Shortage
Walgreens says the store is working with police, helping investigators with video from the store security camera.MORE NEWS: Suspect Tries To Break Into ATM In Portage Park Using Blow Torch
The Mag Mile earlier this year was hit by similar mobs of young thieves. Attacks on commuters and bicyclists have become violent, and police have stepped up patrols.