(CBS) — Women are on high alert after several attacks over the weekend on the North Side.
The incidents happened in Lakeview and in Ravenswood, not far from Mayor Rahm Emanuel’s home.READ MORE: Chicago Weather: Frost Advisory Away From The City
Saturday, despite the 24/7 security near Emanuel’s residence, a mugger struck a woman in the head and took off with her purse before dawn.READ MORE: Man Shot, Critically Wounded Near Lincoln And California Avenues
The same man is believed to have struck an hour later, hitting a 64-year-old woman at Paulina and Addison and stealing her purse.
Then, on Sunday morning, two women pepper-sprayed a female victim at Kenmore and Barry, stealing her iPhone and wallet.MORE NEWS: Woman Seriously Injured In Hit-And-Run In Lakeview, Half A Mile West Of Wrigley Field
A fourth mugging occurred that morning at Sheffield and Waveland, in the shadow of Wrigley Field.