Cops spotted 31-year-old Timothy Jackson strolling down Michigan Avenue after Police were called about a burglary in progress by the owner of a Streeterville nail salon who saw someone breaking into her shop via a remote surveillance.
The owner told police she saw a man force the door open, remove a safe from the office, and head west from Bedazzled, 221 East Grand, according to a CPD report and prosecutors.
According to police jackson was carrying a safe. When he saw the cops, he dropped the safe and ran, Assistant State’s Attorney Loukas Kalliantasis said. Cops arrested him shortly nearby.
He was charged with burglary and he must post a $4,500 deposit toward his $45,000 bail to get out of jail.
Jackson is on parole after being sentenced to prison for three felony cases last June