Chesterton police release sketch of burglary suspect

2013-11-21T16:45:00Z 2013-11-21T20:11:19Z Chesterton police release sketch of burglary suspectTimes Staff nwitimes.com
November 21, 2013 4:45 pm  • 

CHESTERTON | Police on Thursday released a sketch of a suspect wanted in connection with residential burglary on Tuesday.

Chesterton police reported the victim was confronted at her home by a man and then confined before the suspect left the home.

Police were called about noon to the 1100 block of Pam Drive for a report of a woman being robbed by a man inside her residence.

According to police, the man approached the woman from behind as she arrived at her home. The woman told police the man pushed her inside and implied he had a weapon, although no weapon was displayed.

The woman told police the man demanded personal items, and after they were gathered she was “secured” by the man, who then told her not to move, then left.

The man was described as black, 6 feet tall, 190 pounds with short curly hair.

Anyone with information about the suspect is asked to contact Chesterton police at (219) 926-1136.

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