Arlington Heights Police Announce Arrest of Armed Robbery Suspect

Arlington Heights, IL – On February 8, 2024, the Arlington Heights Police Department announced the arrest of 40-year-old Michael G. Nichols, who was the second suspect arrested for an armed robbery of a jewelry store that occurred on January 25, 2023 in Arlington Heights, IL.

In that incident, masked subjects entered the store with weapons, smashed multiple display cases, and stole several high-end pieces of jewelry.

A third subject who is possibly a female is still at large. Click here to learn more about this crime, and the first suspect who was arrested.

If you have any information about the third subject in this crime, please contact the Jewelers Security Alliance at or 212-687-0328.

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