CHICAGO (CBS) — Chicago police are searching for some rare coins they were stolen during a break-in Saturday morning.
Police say at about 5:30 a.m. someone broke into Harlan J. Berk Rare Coins on Clark and Washington.READ MORE: Northwestern University Bans All Social Activities At Campus Fraternities Until At Least Mid-October After Reports Of Drugging
They took an assortment of coins, including gold coins. A store representative says there is plenty of security, so the criminals really had to work hard.READ MORE: Evanston Police Called To A Stabbing, Fatal Shooting Incident
“The alarm system did what it was supposed to because when it went off it scared them off before they could do more damage,” said Robert Greenstein, the CFO of Harlan J. Berk.MORE NEWS: Family Remembers Azul De La Garza, Young Woman Shot And Killed In West Elsdon, As 'Beautiful Soul' With A Future In Art
The store has surveillance video of the burglary and police are reviewing it. No one was hurt.