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22 May

22 May 17 Attempt Child Luring Comm Alert 8th District JA274691On Monday, May 22, 2017, at approximately 3:25 p.m. in the 2500 block of W. 59th St., an unknown offender attempted to lure a 12yr old female. The victim had just been dismissed from Morrill School located at 6011 S Rockwell and was walking to an ex-neighbor’s house located in the 5800 block of S. Artesian, when the offender approached her on the sidewalk and stated “You are cute.  Do you want to go to the store and buy something.”  The victim continued past the offender, to the neighbor’s house and knocked on the door for several minutes, but nobody was home.  The victim, who was standing on the porch, noticed the same offender standing on the corner of 58th St and Artesian watching her.  Offender fled in an unknown direction.

21 May

21 May 17 – Community Alert-Child Luring 16th DistOn May 21, 2017, at approximately 5:20 p.m., the 6-year-old female juvenile was running southbound on the 5400 block of N. Neenah Ave when she noticed a silver or gray 4-door sedan vehicle with a male white driver pull up to her.  The unknown offender stated to the minor,” Are you ok? Do you want some candy? Come to the car and get in.”  The unknown offender became aware of the minor’s brother’s presence and fled from the location eastbound.  The minor was able to flee to her home in company of her two brothers, and alert her mother who called 911.

17 May

17 May 17 – Community Alert 15th District Wanted for Attempt Child Luring 015th DistrictOn May 04, 2017 at, at approximately 7:30 a.m., the 12 year-old minor victim was walking on the 400 block of North Cicero. The unknown offender was standing in the alley and walked closer towards the victim. The offender looked up and down at the victim and said “hey, hey, come here”. The minor victim continued to walk away but the offender followed her to Ferdinand Street. As the offender got closer the victim in fear for her safety began to run until she caught up to her brother. The victim notified the school and her mother who called 911. The offender fled on foot in unknown direction.

17 May

Bureau of Detectives – Area Central
Community Alert
009th District (Deering)

About the Crime:
This alert gives notice to citizens residing in the 009th District (Deering) of burglary
incidents which have occurred during the month of May. In these incidents,
offender(s) gain entry by force into residences and take property from therein.
These incidents have occurred at various hours of the day in the general
geographical locations listed below:
Incident times and locations:
3000 Block of West 55th Street on May 4, 2017 between the hours of 08:00AM-
5000 Block of South Rockwell Street on May 4, 2017 between the hours of 9:30AM-
5300 Block of South Talman Avenue on May 5, 2017 between the hours of 9:00AM-
5000 Block South Avenue on May 9, 2017 at 11:55AM.
What you can do:
• Keep the perimeter of your property well lit
• Report suspicious activity immediately
• Keep doors and windows secured
• Immediately repair any broken windows, doors or locks
• If video surveillance is available, save and make a copy of the incident for
investigating detectives.
• If you are a victim do not touch anything, call police immediately
• If approached by a witness to the incident, request contact information
If you have any information Contact the Bureau of Detectives – Area Central
(312) 747-8382
JA-250296, JA-250610, JA-251829, JA-256632
(Reference: PATTERN # P17-1-123)
Alert P17-1-123CA
May 17, 2017

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16 May

This alert gives notice to citizens residing in the 1st (Central) District of robbery related incidents
during the month of March and April. Unknown offenders have approached drivers of vehicles
stopped in traffic. The offenders are exiting the vehicle they are in, displaying handguns and ordering
drivers from their cars. Offenders have also demanded wallets and cell phones. For more information click here.

14 May

14 May 17 – Business Alert 12th DistThis alert gives notice to businesses in the 012th District (Near West) of robbery incidents of retail businesses which have occurred during the month of April and May. Offenders enter business, approach victim(s), batter victim(s), and demand/take property by force.

14 May

14 May 17-Community Alert-15th District Attempt Child Luring (JA 262-778)

Bureau of Detectives – Area North
Community Alert
Attempt Child Luring
(15th District)
About This Crime
On May 13, 2017, at approximately 9:50 p.m., an 8 year-old female was riding her
bicycle on the 700 block of N. Long Ave. when an unknown male subject approached
her near the intersection of Long Ave. and Chicago Ave. The male subject pointed to
the park located at Howe School across the street and stated to her, “Meet by the park,
I will be there.” The child then immediately rode her bicycle back home. The male
subject then walked southbound on Long Ave. and westbound on Huron Ave.
About the Offender
Male Black, approximately 35-55 years of age, 5’08”-5’09” in height, 160-180 pounds,
black hair, short hair style, brown eyes, possibly wearing an orange shirt.
What You Can Do
• Call 911 to report any suspicious persons or activity.
• Walk in pairs.
• Don’t talk to strangers or approach strange vehicles.
• Be aware of your surroundings and travel in well lit and populated areas.
If you have any information about this incident, please call
Area North Bureau of Detectives at (312) 744-8200
Anonymous Tips can be submitted to TIPSOFT.COM
Reference – RD# JA262778
Alert # JA262778
May 14, 2017