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7-Eleven in Naperville Robbed for Second Time in Past Week

Police say the two armed robberies appear to be related.

For the second time in a week, the 7-Eleven at 351 E. Bailey Road in Naperville was robbed Thursday morning. 

Police said  an armed robbery reported at 10:07 a.m.Thursday as well as an armed robbery that occurred at the same business at on May 15 appear to be related. 

During the Thursday robbery, a suspect described as a white male, about 30 years old, with brown hair and wearing a red mask covering part of his face entered the convenience store, implied that he had a weapon and got away with an unknown amount of money, according to a Naperville Police Department press release. The weapon was never shown. 

The man was further described as unshaven and was wearing a sweatshirt, blue jeans and white and black gym shoes, according to the news release. A possible suspect vehicle is described as a dark green, older model Volkswagen Jetta with a tan roof and was seen in the area at the time of the robbery.   

On May 15 at 7:21 a.m., the suspect was described as a male white or Hispanic who wore a ski mask, black coat and black and white gym athletic shoes.  

No arrests have been made. If anyone has information on these robberies, please contact the Naperville Police Department at (630) 420-6664 or Crime Stoppers at (630) 420-6006


bigdogs May 22, 2014 at 10:56 PM
7-11 has a Gas Station at their Bailey location? Really?NOTTTTTTT.
Will Joseph May 23, 2014 at 12:45 AM
Yeah, REALLY, Patch! Would it kill you to rewrite a press release WITHOUT adding erroneous information? Or better yet, maybe it's time for your "reporters" to get out there in the community and actually SEE what's what. Oh, Patch! Dear, funny Patch!
Marty Spielman May 23, 2014 at 06:23 PM
Not good to hear. Pretty bold to rob a fairly busy convenience store in broad daylight.
Sara June 20, 2014 at 09:24 AM
Perfect example of the crimes that happen when section 8 takes over a great neighborhood. Sad.
bigdogs June 20, 2014 at 10:03 AM
We've been here since 91 so it's been a while dealing with what goes on at Bailey and Coach/Oxford. I don't know if you remember way back when, but the Naperville police put in place a POLICE SUBSTATION at the apartment location because it had gotten so "BAD". They actually had an officer stationed at that location and most of the riff raff died down for quite a bit of time. But because of BUDGETARY cuts, etc. of course that substation was shut down. Then things started to happen again. Keep in mind, most of the people there are good people. They're just in a bad situation and the few that we do know (our kids go to school with their kids), are trying to do their best to raise their kids with what ever limited resources they may have.

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