Surveillance video shows burglars smash into Vape Up Smoke Shop in Logan Square
Wednesday, September 13, 2023 2:34PM
CHICAGO (WLS) — Burglars targeted four smoke shops and Tuesday night and Wednesday morning, Chicago police said.
Surveillance video from Vape Up Smoke Shop in the 2400-block of North Milwaukee avenue shows three men hop out of a white vehicle and break the glass.
The owner of the shop said the burglary is very upsetting.
“It’s just really disgraceful,” he said. “You open up a business, try to build something, try to make something for yourself and for your family and you have unfortunate circumstances like this.”
A similar pattern played out at two other smoke shops and a dispensary.
Another burglary took place at a smoke shop in the 5600-block of West Roosevelt Road at about 11:03 p.m.
Police said three male suspects wearing hoodies got out of a white Kia SUV and shattered the front glass door of a smoke shop.
The suspects fled with merchandise and a cash drawer, police said.
A third burglary took place in the 600-block of West Roosevelt Road at about 12:57 a.m. as police said two male suspects in hoodies got out of a white Kia SUV and shattered the front glass of a