Lake County Crime Stoppers Needs Help Finding Winthrop Harbor Vandals

Lights at park valued at $1,600 damaged

Lake County Crime Stoppers and the Winthrop Harbor Police Department are seeking assistance with information related to the criminal damage of property that occurred at the Schlader Building in Winthrop Harbor.

The village park district structure which is located at 2700 9th Street in 38 Acre Park, was vandalized sometime between Nov. 18 and Nov. 22.

According to police, unknown subject(s) damaged and broke a solar powered “flame” on the VFW Memorial and two lights used to light the memorial flagpoles at the park.

The estimated damage amount totals approximately $1,600.

Lake County Crime Stoppers and the Winthrop Harbor Police Department would like to remind everyone to call when suspicious activity or a suspicious person is observed, and do not try to confront suspicious subjects yourself.  

If you have any information about this crime or any other felony crime or felony fugitive, contact Crime Stoppers at 847.662.2222.

If your information leads to an arrest you are eligible for a cash reward of up to $1,000.

See Something, Hear Something, Say Something. And remember, “Crime Doesn’t Pay; But Crime Stoppers Does.”

Crime Stoppers wants your information – NOT Your Name.

For more information visit Lake County Crime Stoppers at www.lakecountycrimestoppers.com.

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