CHICAGO (CBS) — A Hinckley man has been charged with burglarizing several homes over the summer in his DeKalb County hometown.
Nicholas J. Bower, 30, faces two counts of burglary and one count of possession of stolen property, according to the DuPage County sheriff’s office.READ MORE: Jussie Smollett Trial: Lead Detective In Investigation Explains On Witness Stand How Smollett Went From Victim To Suspect
Bower was arrested in connection with two home burglaries in DeKalb County, and for having items taken in a Kane County burglary, according to the sheriff’s office. Money, jewelry and firearms were taken in the crimes.
He was out on bond for previous residential burglary charges at the time of his arrest.READ MORE: Retailers Worry That Repeated Organized Thefts Could Scare Shoppers Away From Mag Mile, Other Districts This Holiday Season
Bower remains held at the DeKalb County Jail on a $150,000 bond, according to the sheriff’s office.
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