Two Suspects Sought in Lake County Armed Robbery

(Beach Park, IL)  Sheriff’s officials are looking for two suspects after an armed robbery in Beach Park. The incident took place around 9:30 Monday night at a gas station in the 38-thousand block of North Sheridan Road. The two suspects entered the business, with one carrying a pistol. That armed male pointed the gun toward the ceiling and fired a single shot…he then demanded money from the register while the other offender took several vapes. The pair then fled on foot. Both were described as hispanic males aged 17-23 years old…both were wearing a black hat, black mask, black pants, gray construction gloves and black shoes. One subject also had a gray Nike hooded sweatshirt and North Face backpack…while the other also had a black North Face jacket. No one was injured during the heist which remains under investigation.

Tim Vander Tuuk, WLIP News (2-21-23)