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Wife Calls Hubby At Work: 'I Think Someone's in the House'

Police find signs of forced entry on door from possible home invader, reports said.

A woman got a scare when she heard the house shake while her husband was at work.

Oak Lawn Police were summoned to a possible burglary in progress in the 9800 block of South Melvina Avenue around 10:29 p.m. Dec. 30, according to police.

The wife was reading a book in bed when she heard a loud noise and felt the house shake, police said. She described the noise as similar to the sound her husband makes when he's plowing snow off the driveway.

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She got out of bed, looked out the window and saw a small, "black beater"-type car in the parking lot across the street. Police said she called out to her husband, thinking he came home and broke something in the house.

When he didn’t answer back, she called her husband at work, who told her to call 911. While speaking to her husband, she said she felt as if someone was still inside the house.

Police said the wife went back upstairs to put on some clothes and noticed the black car was gone from the lot.

Meanwhile, the husband rushed home and met officers at his house. After making sure his wife was safe, he showed police the rear door leading into the back porch. Police found the door kicked in and the window on a storm door was also shattered.

The husband assured police the doors are always locked when he leaves for work.

Police said the wife thinks she has seen the black car before in the neighborhood, driving up and down Melvina with a very loud muffler.

original post January 08, 2014 at 01:34 AM

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comic relief January 09, 2014 at 12:05 AM
Littleone, I'm sure it was some heroin addict going through your car in your driveway in the middle of the night. Call the police. Your dog isn't barking for nothing.
Robert McGrath January 09, 2014 at 02:33 PM
I live at 5700 W 106th St and a little black beater with a loud muffler is always at a apt across the street from me .
Julie Roberts January 10, 2014 at 12:39 PM
We will be on alert for this dirtbag in the car as well in the neighborhood. People - watch out for your neighbors and be nosy!
CEPG January 10, 2014 at 03:02 PM
To my fellow neighbors. I am the woman who called her hubby.Please be aware that the woman who writes this article is misinformed or just writing to jazz things up.ONE thing in the entire article is correct I did call MY (hubby) SERIOUSLY WHO uses that term first clue. HE WAS HERE BEFORE THE POLICE. The Police were fantastic. Everything in this article is incorrect except the phone call . Even the time is incorrect she has pm it was 10:29 AM .I am furious because the description of the car lol its close but for us to watch for each other it should be accurate. I never said a word about a muffler. Please read your terms of Service it states that information maybe incorrect. Well she hit the jackpot . THE CAR IS A low RIDER ITS BLACK BUT IT WAS DIRTY.IT MAY HAVE A LOUD MUFFLER BUT EVERY TIME I HAVE SEEN IT THE STERO IS SO LOUD IT RATTLES THE WINDOWS.AND HE SCREECHES UP AND DOWN DAY AND NIGHT.I have lived in this town almost all my life.I have talked to people everyone seems know this car.WE Need a plate number. We have a fantastic police force in this town but they cant be everywhere at every minute. We can better help each other if the info is correct. Here's an old fashion saying for you LORRAINE SHAME ON YOU I tried to leave you a message for 2 days your voice mail is full you cant except any messages YEAH figures So here it is publically.GET IT RIGHT LADY He also wears a white baseball hat backwards. I'm done having a war of words with an unarmed solider LORAINE.TO MY FELLOW NEIGHBORS WHO POSTED I THANK YOU FROM THE BOTTOM OF MY HEART OBSERVATION IS EVEYTHING AS WELL AS BEING AWARE.NOW YOU ARE and SO ARE WE. Game On .Lorraine we got this.

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