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Police: Thief Displays Gun, Strikes Victim and Steals Wallet

The victim was transported to Adventist Bolingbrook Hospital after being hit in the head by the thief, according to Bolingbrook police.

A victim was transported to Adventist Bolingbrook Hospital after an aggravated robbery, according to Bolingbrook police.

The incident took place on Oct. 1 at 9:18 p.m. in the 100 block of S. Bolingbrok Drive. 

The victim told police he or she was approached by an unknown subject who asked for change. That person then displayed a handgun and hit the victim in the head. The thief took the victim's wallet and then ran off. The victim was taken to Adventist Bolingbrook Hospital for their injuries. 

The incident remains under investigation. 

Pro Life Crusader + October 10, 2012 at 01:38 PM
Bolingbrook is just getting worse day by day!
tom October 10, 2012 at 03:16 PM
It doesn't look like Naperville is doing too well either. http://naperville.patch.com/articles/police-blotter-heroin-overdose-pumpkin-chuckin
Tim rice October 10, 2012 at 05:08 PM
Keep alert around here. The cops can't be everywhere.
Rhonda October 10, 2012 at 05:11 PM
Crime can happen anywhere. It's always best to keep your eyes open, and stay alert. Whether you live in Barrington or Bolingbrook.
Pro Life Crusader + October 10, 2012 at 05:49 PM
Wow Tom common misdemeanors and every day occurrences every where in Illinois! But it seems like a weekly occurrence in Bolingbrook that someone is beaten and robbed at gun point! At least I can walk anywhere in Naperville with out my 8 pals, but I have to in Bolingbrook when I go there on rare occasions.
Pro Life Crusader + October 10, 2012 at 05:58 PM
Only if the 99.9% of low life's that are arrested are out of towners and from Bolingbrook should stay out of Naperville and stop causing their criminal activity!
Michael October 10, 2012 at 06:55 PM
Vera, Do you do anything except hang out on the patch website, only to badmouth the neighborhood? Go find some work and start contributing to society. You spew your opinion all over the message boards and do nothing about it in real life. Good luck with that in your future. Say hi to all your internet friends for us.
Pro Life Crusader + October 10, 2012 at 07:00 PM
Michael I do a lot about it in real life and have a right to voice my concern and opinoins about crime and violence anywhere I please! Plus I do plenty for society and proud of it. What neighborhood?
tom October 10, 2012 at 07:20 PM
Vera, Thanks for letting us know that OD's from Heroin are a common occurrence in Naperville.
tom October 10, 2012 at 07:31 PM
Vera, It looks like child pornography and child molestation are also common in Naperville. http://naperville.patch.com/articles/part-of-teen-s-bond-in-child-porn-case-to-pay-for-sex-offender-test http://naperville.patch.com/articles/naperville-man-sentenced-in-st-charles-molestation-939ddfeb http://naperville.patch.com/articles/naperville-man-gets-life-sentence-for-sexually-assaulting-2-young-sisters What about bomb making? http://naperville.patch.com/articles/explosive-device-set-off-at-naperville-residence-police And trying to hire a hitman? http://naperville.patch.com/articles/naperville-man-pleads-guilty-to-ordering-hit-sentencing-confusion-in-armed-robbery-case-6c7fb835
Ron Wright October 10, 2012 at 08:34 PM
All criminals are cowards. That is a fact.
Pro Life Crusader + October 10, 2012 at 09:37 PM
Ron that's very true! I'm tempted to walk the troubled areas of Bolingbrook to see if these low life scum try something with me and I'll give them .45 reasons not to do so!
Pro Life Crusader + October 10, 2012 at 09:39 PM
Tom I don't care where a person Od's they are idiots to use drugs in the first place!
tom October 11, 2012 at 12:00 PM
Vera, You've made it loud and clear that you don't care about the heroin problem in Naperville. Do you care about the amount of child predators you have in Naperville? What about people that hire hitmen or try to set off bombs? Naperville isn't the Mayberry that you try to pass it off as.

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