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2nd District
22 Dec

NEWS RELEASE

Four Juveniles Charged in Multiple Armed Robberies
Offenders: Male Juvenile, 17 Male Juvenile, 16 Male Juvenile, 16 Male Juvenile, 15

Charges: Males 16, 16, 15
Five felony counts of Robbery- Armed with Firearm
One felony count of UUW
One felony count of Attempt- Vehicular Hijacking
One misdemeanor count of Criminal Trespass to Vehicle
Issuance of Warrant
Male 17 Charged with same as above plus
1 Felony count – Possession – Poss Amt Con Substance

 

Narrative: Four juvenile males were taken into custody and charged after being positively identified as
the offenders who committed an Armed Robbery on the 4000 block of S. Langley Ave. on
December 21, 2016 at 8:29 a.m. During this incident, the offenders pulled next to the 20-
year-old male victim in a tan sedan as the victim was walking at which time 2 offenders exited
and displayed a revolver while demanding the victim’s property. The victim cooperated and
the offenders fled in the same vehicle. Responding officers located the vehicle traveling S/B
on Dr. Martin Luther King Drive. at which time the offenders fled at a high rate of speed
eventually striking a CTA bus at 43rd and LaSalle. All four offenders fled from the vehicle on
foot but were taken into custody after brief foot chases. Four females on the bus (Ages 58,
58, 59, 62) sustained non-life-threatening injuries as a result of the crash and were taken to
area hospitals in stable condition. A weapon was recovered inside of the offender’s vehicle
which was reported stolen from Matteson, IL. A custodial search of the 17-year-old offender
revealed prescription drugs which he did not have a prescription to possess and was therefor
also charged with one felony count of PCS. Subsequent investigation revealed that all four
offenders were responsible for four additional Armed Robberies which occurred in the 2nd
District the morning of December 21, 2016. All four offenders were charged accordingly. No
further information is available.
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30 Nov

Bureau of Detectives – Area Central

Community Alert

Robbery

002nd District (Wentworth)

About the Crime:

This alert gives notice to citizens residing in the 002nd District (Wentworth) of robbery

related incidents which occurred during the month of November. In these incidents,

the offenders approached the victims on the sidewalk, produced a handgun and then

demanded property from the victims, prior to fleeing the area. These incidents have

occurred in the geographical locations listed below:

Incident times and locations:

300 Block of E. Garfield Blvd. on November 27, 2016 at 6:40 pm.

5600 Block of S. Martin Luther King Jr. Drive on November 27, 2016 at 6:50 pm.

About the Offenders:

2-6 Male blacks, 25 years of age, 5’08” – 6’00″, 180 – 200 lbs, dark complexion. One

offender was described as having dreadlocks.

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 (scars, limp, acne, teeth,

etc…)

• Never pursue a fleeing assailant, provide the information to the police

• If approached by a witness to the incident, request contact information

• Dial 9-1-1 immediately and remain on scene when possible

If you have any information Contact the Bureau of Detectives – Area Central

(312) 747-8382

HZ531206, HZ531207

(Reference: PATTERN # P16-1-264

Alert P16-1-264CA

November 30, 2016

Chicago Police Department
Office of News Affairs
(312) 745-6110
Fax (312) 745-6999
17 Nov

Bureau of Detectives – Area Central

Community Alert

Robberies

002nd District (Wentworth)

About the Crime:

This alert gives notice to citizens in the 002nd District (Wentworth) of robbery related

incidents which have occurred during the month of November. In these incidents,

two to three offenders exited a vehicle (described as either a white van or a gray

SUV, possibly a Jeep), surrounded the victims and forcibly removed property, before

fleeing area. Incident times and locations are listed below:

5300 Block of S. Ingleside Ave. on November 16, 2016 @ approximately 7:05

P.M.

5400 Block of S. Drexel Ave. on November 16, 2016 @ approximately 7:05

P.M.

About the Offenders:

Offender(s) is described as:

2-3 Male, black, 16-30 years of age. One offender is described as being 6’05”-6’06”,

170-180 lbs. with a medium brown complexion.

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 (scars, limp, acne, teeth,

etc…)

Never pursue a fleeing assailant, provide the information to the police

If approached by a witness to the incident, request contact information

Dial 9-1-1 immediately and remain on scene when possible

If you have any information Contact the Bureau of Detectives – Area Central

(312) 747-8382

HZ518065, HZ518098

Reference: P16-1-257

Alert #P16-1-257CA

November 17, 2016

Chicago Police Department
Office of News Affairs
(312) 745-6110
Fax (312) 745-6999
15 Nov

This alert gives notice to citizens residing in the 002nd District (Wentworth) of robbery related incidents which have occurred during the month of November.  In these incidents, the offender approached the victim on the street or sidewalk, then demanded and took property from the victims, prior to fleeing the area.  In one instance, the offender threatened to shoot the victim, but did not display a gun.

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