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Police reports: Chicago man charged after multiple alleged liquor thefts
2:31 am CDT September 10, 2019

A Chicago man faces felony charges after reportedly stealing liquor from the Frankfort Mariano’s on Aug. 28 as part of a string of thefts.

Dewitt H. Hamilton, 39, of the 7300 block of S. Western Ave. in Chicago, was charged with felony theft and retail theft.

According to Frankfort Police Department Deputy Chief Kevin Keegan, officers responded to the store at 7:57 p.m. in response to a 911 hang-up. The store’s loss prevention agent advised the 911 call was an error but informed the officer a man was in the store who had stolen merchandise on previous occasions, Keegan said.