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24 May

24 May 17 Robberies 18th District (P17-1-126)

Bureau of Detectives – Area Central
Community Alert
Armed Robberies
018th District
Near North
About the Crime:
This alert gives notice to residents of the 18th (Near North) District of several
reported armed robberies. In each of the incidents, the offenders approach the
victims, produce a handgun, and forcibly demand property from the victims. The
offenders threaten to shoot the victims if they don’t comply. The offenders were seen
fleeing in a silver vehicle during one incident. All of the incidents have occurred on
Beat 1812.
Incident times and locations:
• 2300 block of North Halsted St., Monday, May 22, 2017 between 10:15-10:30pm.
• 600 block of West Webster Ave., Monday, May 22, 2017 at 10:15pm.
• 700 block of West Dickens Ave., Tuesday, May 23, 2017 at 3:35pm.
• 600 block of West Webster Ave., Tuesday, May 23, 2017 at 10:22pm.
• 500 block of West Belden Ave., Tuesday, May 23, 2017 at 10:48pm.
• 500 block of West Fullerton Pkwy., Tuesday May 23, 2017 at 10:56pm
About the Offenders:
4 male, African Americans, described as 17-20 years of age, with heights ranging
from 5’02”-6’04”, and weighing 160-185lbs.
What you can do:
• Always be aware of your surroundings.
• If confronted by an assailant, remain calm.
• Remember any unique physical characteristics (scars, tattoos, acne, limps, etc).
• Call 911 immediately and provide a detailed description of any suspicious people
including any vehicle description and license plate information.
If you have any information, contact
Bureau of Detectives – Area Central
(312) 747-8380
JA275271, JA275677, JA276156, JA276667, JA276693, JA276723
P17-1-126 (CA)
May 24, 2017, 2017

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23 May

23 May 17-Community Alert 11th District-Wanted for Attempted Kidnapping Luring (JA 274124)

Bureau of Detectives-Area North
Community Alert
Wanted for Attempt Kidnapping / Child Luring
11th District (Harrison)
About This Crime
On Monday May 22, 2017, at approximately 7:35 A.M., a 13 year old female juvenile was
walking on the 4000 Block of West Jackson Street when a male black in a vehicle, called to her.
As she continued walking he stated, “hey I’m trying to holler at you, get in the car and I will take
you where you need to go”. The unknown offender continued to follow her and stepped out of
the vehicle and approached the victim. The victim, in fear, ran off to school where she alerted
the staff. The victim related that she observed the same vehicle again on May 23, 2017 at the
same location and time.
About The Offender
• The offender was described as a male black, approximately 30-40 years of age, 5’08” to
5’10”, 160-180 pounds, with dreadlock hair and a brown complexion. The victim could
not provide a clothing description.
• Driving a Blue colored, 4 door SUV.
What You Can Do
• Be aware of this situation and alert your neighbors.
• Call 911 to report any suspicious persons, vehicles or activity in your neighborhood.
• Do not let children walk alone. Identify safe havens along your child’s route to school,
such as businesses or trusted neighbors.
• Find out how to start a Parent Patrol or Walking School Bus Program at your child’s
school. Call the CAPS Implementation Office at 312-747-9987 for more information on
this and other safety programs.
If you have any information about this incident,
please call the Area North Bureau of Detectives at (312) 744-8266
Reference RD# JA274124
JA274124
May 23, 2017

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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.

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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.

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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

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13 May

This alert gives notice to the residents of the 20th District (Lincoln) to recent Strong Armed Robberies that have occurred within the District. During these incidents, the lone female victims were approached by the offender(s) on foot. The offender(s) pushed the victims and took property that the victims were holding in their hands before fleeing.

13 May 17- 20th Dist Strong Arm Robberies (P17-N-113) CA

 

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12 May

12 May 17- Community Alert- 15th District Wanted for Sexual Exploitation of a Child

Bureau of Detectives – Area North
Community Alert
Wanted for Sexual Exploitation of a Child
15th District (Austin)
About This Crime
On May 12, 2017, at approximately 8:04 A.M., a minor female was walking to school
from the 4900 block of Monroe St., traveling E/B. The unknown offender was walking
S/B on Lavergne Ave. and began to follow the victim as she walked E/B on Monroe St.
toward Cicero Ave. The offender walked up beside the victim and told her “You are
beautiful” and continued to walk E/B with the victim. The victim then began to walk N/B
on Cicero Ave when the offender told the victim “You are too young for this” and
displayed his penis to the victim. The victim then ran N/B on Cicero and ran to Kipp
Create School at 4818 W. Ohio St., where the victim attends and alerted school
officials. School officials then in turn called police.
About the Offender
• The offender is a male black, approximately 24-45 years of age, 5″06″ to 5’08” in
height, 150 to 190 lbs., medium complexion, with brown eyes. The offender was
last seen wearing red/black/gold leather jacket and blue jean pants.
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 travel in well lit and populated areas
If you have any information about this incident,
Please call the Area North Bureau of Detectives at (312) 744-8261
Anonymous Tips can be submitted to TIPSOFT.COM
Reference – RD# JA-260451
JA-260451
May 12, 2017

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