On March 5, 2008 at approximately 10:10 am, the Elgin Police Department responded to reports of an armed robbery in progress. Reports came in that there were two male blacks at the Azteca Seguros/Envios business located at 815 St. Charles attempting to rob them. Officers responded to the area, but were unable to locate any suspects. An undetermined amount of cash was stolen and there is no information as to the type of weapon used. Investigators are continuing to interview witnesses. As information becomes available, updates will be forthcoming.
Anyone with information about this incident is asked to contact the Elgin Police Department Major Investigations Division at 847-289-2600.