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Smokey Top Tobacco employees detain one of three armed men during robbery

Tweet Police are searching for two men involved in an armed robbery at Smokey Top Tobacco Shop, 7301 W. 183rd Street, Thursday evening. Tinley Park Police Cmdr. Steve Vaccaro said one of three suspects is in custody and was detained by several employees at the store during the time of the robbery. Police were notified of the ongoing robbery at 7:15 p.m. when the employees set off a panic alarm. “When we arrived, the employees had one subject de ... Jump to full article >>