T. C. Mayfield, The Chicago Times

June 3, 2021

SKOKIE, IL — Skokie police are looking into a daring theft that occurred around 11:10 a.m. Tuesday morning.  Four female suspects allegedly stormed into the Nordstrom at Westfield Old Orchard mall and took entire racks of merchandise, stealing more than $10,000 in high-end bags, scarves, and socks.  One of the robbers allegedly threatened a guard with a bolt cutter, according to police.

According to Skokie Police, all of the suspects appear to be in their early twenties.  Numerous male suspects assisted in the store’s parking lot.  In connection with the incident, authorities are looking for a purple Pontiac Bonneville with Illinois license plates.

If you have any information, please contact Skokie Police at 847-982-5900.  The Skokie Crime Tip Hotline is available 24 hours a day, 7 days a week at 847-933-TIPS.  Text “Skokie” and the information to 847411 if you have a tip.