Breaking News Bar
updated: 7/16/2013 5:13 PM

Reward offered in West Chicago sewer grate thefts

Success - Article sent! close
Daily Herald report

DuPage County Crime Stoppers is offering a reward of up to $1,000 for information leading to an arrest in the theft of several storm sewer grates in West Chicago.

Police said the grates recently were taken from both the north and south sides of town, with the largest concentration being in the Westgrove subdivision.

A reward of up to $1,000 is available for information leading to an arrest and charges being filed against the person or people responsible, authorities said.

Crime Stoppers can be reached at (800) 222-8477. To make a report by text message, type the keyword "DuPage" along with your tip and send it to 274637. Tips also may be submitted online at

Article Comments ()
Guidelines: Keep it civil and on topic; no profanity, vulgarity, slurs or personal attacks. People who harass others or joke about tragedies will be blocked. If a comment violates these standards or our terms of service, click the X in the upper right corner of the comment box. To find our more, read our FAQ.