A clerk at one of the stores recorded the robber's license plate as he drove away from one of the heists, and police were able to use that information to contact Sheehan and convince him to turn himself in.
Suspected Starbucks Tip Jar Bandit Arrested
Coffee caper began last month when five stores were hit within three days
A Chicago man has been charged with misdemeanor theft in connection with the disappearance of several tip jars from Starbucks stores in the Northwest Suburbs.
Friday, Dec 10, 2010 Updated at 11:00 PM CST