Lawn Item Thefts in Southern DeKalb County

HINKLEY – DeKalb County Crimestoppers is looking for information into a series of thefts in Hinckley.  Between March 23rd and April 3rd, numerous residents have had items removed from their front lawns.  Items include barn wood signs, galvanized pots, planters, wood bench, and a statue.  If you have any information, call crimestoppers at 815-895-3272 or email

CRIMES STOPPERS will pay a cash reward of up to $1,000 and you can remain anonymous.