Police Warn Of Rash Of Robberies On South Side; 'Our Community Is Scared'Three community alerts have been issued one week in the Beverly and Morgan Park neighborhoods.
Police Warn Of Armed Robberies On Near West, Near North SidesIn eight incidents, the suspects approached a victim, produced a handgun and forcibly demanded property, police said.
String Of Garage Burglaries Reported In Beverly And Morgan ParkIn each incident, a burglar gained entry to a garage between midnight and 10:30am, by either breaking a window or prying a garage door open.
Robbers Targeted Women Walking Alone In Lakeview, Logan SquareBoth incidents involved women walking alone, and suspects who fled the scene in a gold Honda Odyssey minivan.
3 Apartment Burglaries Reported On Near West SideThe break-ins all happened in the 300 block of North Desplaines, according to a community alert from Chicago Police.
Man On Bicycle Touching Women Inappropriately On North SideThe suspect rides up to women walking alone or with children, touches them as he rides past, and then takes off, police said.
Police Warn Of String Of Nine Logan Square RobberiesPolice said most of the robberies involved single female victims who were held up at gunpoint in some cases.
Chicago Police Seek Suspect In CTA Push-AttackThe suspect knocked a 49-year-old man down the stairs at a North Side Red Line station.
Police Warn 606 Bike Trail Users Of Armed RobberiesPolice said cyclists have been targeted in at least three robberies on the trail this month, according to a community alert.
Police Warn Of Armed Robberies In West Garfield ParkIn both incidents, the suspects walked up to victims, displayed a gun, racked the slide and then robbed the victims of their personal items.
String Of Business Burglaries Reported On Northwest SideIn each incident, the suspect broke into a business through a window or door and stole various items, according to Chicago Police.
75-Year-Old Woman Missing From Marquette ParkBettye Jackson was last seen about 5:30 p.m. in the 6600 block of South California, according to a missing person alert from Chicago Police.