Man Wearing High Heels Robs Arlington Heights Resident

The Arlington Heights man was threatened by an approximately 300-pound man wearing high heels with a baton who then robbed his money and cell phone in Chicago last weekend.

An approximately 300-pound man wearing high heels stole money and a cell phone from an Arlington Heights man over the weekend in Chicago's Lakeview neighborhood. 

Chicago police responded to a call in the 3700 block of N. Fremont St. on Saturday, Jan. 12, near where the 23-year-old Arlington Heights resident was reportedly threatened with a baton and robbed by the large, unknown suspect. 

According to the police report, the victim was walking away from a bar on Addison Street when the suspect approached him and asked, “Where are you going? Where do you live? Is there anybody there right now?”

The victim told police the suspect pulled out an expandable baton and shouted, “Give me all your money!” He gave up his iPhone 5 and a total of $100 in various bills.

The suspect reportedly then said to “keep walking” and fled. Chicago police officers searched for the man, but couldn’t find him.

The suspect is described as a black male, 25-30 years of age, weighing 275-300 pounds, and wearing a black tank top, blue jeans, and black high heels. 


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