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Police Investigate Suspicious Incident

On Thursday, July 29, 2021 at approximately 9:00 p.m., the Downers Grove Police Department responded to a report of an attempted burglary to a first floor apartment in the 5700 block of Walnut Avenue.

The suspect in this incident was described as a Black man, approximately 25-30 years of age, 5'09" to 5'11" tall and wearing a light colored shirt and black knit hat, holding what appeared to be a pry tool in his hand. Police identified physical evidence of the attempted burglary at the scene. A composite sketch of the person has been prepared.



composite sketch

Members of the public should remain alert and be aware of their surroundings at all times. If you have information about this incident, please contact the Police Department at (630) 434-5600. In the event of an emergency, or to report suspicious activity, dial 911.