Lake Forest Man Arrested in Connection with Winnetka Burglary

The 23-year-old man allegedly stole a TV from a retail space in the area.

Following , Winnetka police have arrested a Lake Forest man in connection with one of the burglaries. 

Steven R. Chuk, 23, whose Lake Forest address was not provided, was charged Sept. 11 with burglary and felony possession of stolen property following an ongoing investigation. 

Police say Chuk’s charges are related to a burglary in the 900 block of Green Bay Road that was reported on Aug. 31. Chuk , according to a police report. 

The Lake Forest man has two prior convictions for burglary, police said. 

has been urging residents to take extra precautions after . 

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Cole Pierce September 14, 2012 at 11:19 PM
The Winnetka Police has been known as the Barney Fife's of law enforcement on the north shore for their very low rate in solving crimes compared to several neighboring towns for decades. I have to give them credit when credit is due! Good job. Now if we can become more professional with better leaders we can one day be proud of our police all of the time. Gestapo like tactics don't work and I think they are learning this.


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