Bureau of Detectives- Area South
006th District (Gresham)
About This Crime:
This alert gives notice to citizens of the 006th District of a recent Armed Robbery
incident that occurred. Two male subjects approached the UPS driver while armed with
a handgun. The offenders took personal items and money from the UPS driver by force,
then removed several undelivered packages from the truck before fleeing on foot.
Locations of Occurrence:
8500 Block of South Prairie on November 30, 2016 at approximately 8:56 p.m.
About The Offender:
Offender #1- male black, medium complexion, 5’06”-5’08”, 23-27 yoa, 140-150 lbs.
Offender #2 -male black, medium complexion, 5’0″9-5’11”, 23-27 yoa, 160-170lbs.
What You Can Do:
• Always be aware of your surroundings
• Report suspicious activity immediately
• If you are confronted by an assailant, remain calm
• Remember any unique physical characteristics
• Never pursue a fleeing assailant, provide information to the police
• If approached by a witness to the incident, request their information
• Dial 9-1-1 immediately and remain on scene when possible
If you have any information about this incident, please call the Area
South Detectives at (312)747-8273
A reward is being offered for any information leading to the arrest and
prosecution of this crime.
Reference RD#: HZ 535266
December 02, 2016