CVS is reporting the theft of razors on Tuesday by a pair of shoplifters,
Chesterton Police said.
According to police, video surveillance footage shows that at 9:06 p.m. two
male subjects entered the store and walked to the shaving aisle, where one
of them pulled out a large garbage bag. Two minutes later they left the
store, one of them walking calmly, the other “running through the exit
carrying a large black trash bag that was bulging as if it was full.”
CVS subsequently determined that the pair had stolen approximately 40 packs
of razors: $881.24 worth of eight-count Gillette razors and $289.92 worth of
12-count Gillette razors, for a total of $1,171.76 of stolen merchandise.
The suspects then entered a gray Chevrolet SUV with Illinois registration,
fled the scene at a high rate of speed, and were last seen northbound on
One of the suspects was described as a Hispanic male in his mid-thirties,
with a thick build and short black hair, wearing a gray tee-shirt, blue
jeans, and white shoes. The other suspect was a white male in his thirties,
tall and thin, wearing camouflage shorts, a tee-shirt, and a baseball cap
The incident has been referred to the Investigations Division.