By Jean Lotus
Oak Park police said a man wearing a full mask and dark clothing failed to crack the safe at a payday loan store in the 6400 block of North Avenue after cutting a hole in the wall of the vacant storefront next door. The man was caught on video surveillance overnight Dec. 2-3 crawling through a 16 x 43 inch hole in the drywall into the Fast Cash Advance store. He attempted to break into the safe, but was unsuccessful, police reported. Total estimated damage was unknown.