Chicago Tonight

Multiple Downtown Stores Hit With Retail Theft Crimes

Clip: 12/16/2021 | 6m 13s | Video has closed captioning.

At the height of the holiday season, retail stores in Chicago and across the country are experiencing a rash of thefts. Multiple in-store thefts have been reported recently on the Magnificent Mile, amounting to millions of dollars in stolen merchandise. But retailers say it's not just about lost revenue — it's about safety — and they're calling on city officials for more protections.

Aired: 12/16/21

Rating: NR

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