Thieves Smash Window at Hancock Center Best Buy | NBC Chicago

Thieves Smash Window at Hancock Center Best Buy

Police said they received a call about an alarm sounding at the building at about 4:30 a.m. Thursday

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    8/21/2014: Businesses in and around the Hancock Building are on alert after thieves targeted a Best Buy. NBC 5's Nesita Kwan reports. (Published Friday, Aug. 22, 2014)

    A number of phones were believed to have been stolen from a retail store at Chicago's John Hancock Center early Thursday morning.

    Police said they received a call about an alarm sounding at the building, on the 800 block of North Michigan Avenue, just before 4:30 a.m.

    When police arrived, they found a pane of glass broken at the Best Buy store. An "unknown" number of phones were believed to have been stolen, a police department spokesperson told NBC Chicago.

    The case was under investigation as of midday Thursday and no arrests were reported.

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