Hammer-wielding robbers target suburban mall

Bloomingdale police are searching for suspects involved in an armed robbery at a suburban mall last month. 

The robbery occurred on April 22 at the Stratford Square Mall. At least two people used a handgun with an extended magazine and a hammer to carry out the robbery, 

The suspects fled the area in a Black Jeep Grand Cherokee, and their vehicle was last tracked eastbound on I-88 in the Oak Brook area. 

Police say the robbery was an isolated incident targeting a specific business within the mall, and an investigation is still ongoing. 

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During the mall robbery, the suspects displayed a handgun with an extended magazine and a hammer. 


The car believed to be connected to suspects has a license plate number of 3296508.

Contact the Bloomingdale Police Investigations Unit at (630) 529-9868 if anyone has any additional information or can identify the suspects.