Police Ask for Help in Finding Suburban Flag Thieves

Authorities in Morton Grove said three suspects were caught on camera stealing an American flag from a home in Morton Grove

Authorities in the northern suburbs are hoping someone can help them find some unpatriotic thieves. 

The Morton Grove Police Department has released surveillance video of three suspects that appear to steal an American flag straight off the deck of a home near Menard Ave and Keeney St.

Police said the theft occurred at 10:48 p.m. last Wednesday, June 1. They believe the suspects live in the area, and are asking the public for help in identifying them.

Anyone who may have information about the theft is asked to contact Detective Johnson at 847-663-3826, or submit an anonymous tip by calling 847-663-3828 or emailing tipshotline@mortongroveil.org.

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