Skokie police are trying to close in on a home burglar who may have robbed as many as five homes there in one day.
All the robberies happened between 12:30 p.m. and 10 p.m. Friday. In each crime, the thief broke in through a door, or in one case, a window. Residents were not home at the time.
The burglar got away with jewelry, computer equipment and a flat-screen TV, police said.
The crimes happened in the:
Skokie police want residents to be on alert for any strange activity or people in their neighborhoods, and to call police if they see anything suspicious.
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