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6 | January 25, 2018 | The Northbrook tower news Archie Jeremy, Ellie, Brooke and Alex Forman, of Northbrook Archie was our first baby. In the eight years since rescuing Archie, we got married, had two daughters and moved to Northbrook. Archie has been with us through many changes but has remained as sweet, silly and loving as when we first met him. PLEASE HELP! The Tower needs Pet of the Week submissions! To see your pet featured as Pet of the Week, send photos and stories to Martin at martin@northbrooktower. com or at 60 Revere Drive, Suite 888, Northbrook. Police Reports Large group steals designer merchandise from Louis Vuitton A group of approximately 10 male and female subjects entered the Louis Vuitton store in Northbrook Court just before noon on Jan. 17 and stole “in the area of 10 purses,” according to Northbrook police. Northbrook Police spokesperson Thomas Moore said investigators are “still trying to piece it all together” to determine the exact amount and value of the stolen merchandise. Per Moore, the suspects fled the scene in “several vehicles” and have not yet been identified as of Jan. 20. In other police news: Jan. 17 • Jesus Garcia, 26, of Chicago, was charged with driving while under the influence, driving while under the influence BAC over .08, fleeing and eluding, illegal transportation of alcohol, disobeying traffic control device, improper lane usage, failure to signal and driving in the wrong lane at 11:11 p.m. in the intersection of Patriot Boulevard and Willow Road. Officers noticed a vehicle commit several traffic violations, followed the vehicle and observed several more. When attempting to stop the vehicle, the driver did not immediately pull over. Once stop, officers determined the driver was driving while under the influence. He was processed and released after posting bond. Jan. 13 • A resident of the 2300 block of Brentwood used their credit card for a gasoline purchase then noticed that shortly thereafter, their card was used for unauthorized transactions out of state. • Jacqueline Ann Zimmerman, 25, of Wheeling, was charged with driving while under the influence, no insurance and speeding at 2:31 a.m. in the intersection of Dundee and Carlyle. Officers stopped the vehicle after a traffic offense and determined the driver was driving while under the influence. She was processed and released after posting bond. • Unknown subject(s) broke eggs on a resident’s driveway during the overnight hours in the 2400 block of Cobblewood. Jan. 12 • Unknown person(s) entered a garage at 8:23 a.m. in the 1700 block of Maple and removed the garage door opener from a vehicle. • A resident of the 3100 block of Oliver reported they received a phone call from a branch manager of a Chase bank in New Jersey asking if they had just been in the branch location to make a wire transfer. The resident stated they had not. The manager informed the resident that a subject had presented identification with their information on it. The resident informed the manager they did not authorize any transactions from their account. • Unknown person(s) entered a garage at 11:35 a.m. in the 2500 block of Oak and removed the garage door opener from a vehicle. EDITOR’S NOTE: The Northbrook Tower’s Police Reports are compiled from official reports found on file at the Northbrook Police Department headquarters in Northbrook. Individuals named in these reports are considered innocent of all charges until proven guilty in a court of law. 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