Chicago crooks shoplift stores as part of 'Operation Whoville'
CHICAGO, Ill. It was called ‘Operation Whoville,’ but stores in Chicago say the thieves involved were more like the Grinch.
Cook County police say the crooks were part of a ring that stole goods and then resold them. Authorities say those involved were professionals who went into stores with a plan to grab the items they knew could sell quickly.