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23 May
This alert gives notice to citizens of the 6th District (Gresham) on Beat 623 of robbery incidents that have occurred in recent weeks. During these incidents, unknown offender(s) have displayed firearms and demanded property from the victims or used force to take property without a weapon. For More Information Click Here
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15 May

13 May 17 -Charges for Stapleton, Chynna, 24Stapleton was placed into custody on May 12, 2017 at 11:35 p.m. in the 100 block of W. 115th Street by 5th District Officers after she was identified as the operator of a 2002 Jeep Liberty that was used to fatally strike an 18-year-old female victim on the 11400 block of S. May at approximately 11:10 p.m. on May 12, 2017. Stapleton struck multiple vehicles after the incident as she was fleeing the scene. Stapleton was arrested and charged accordingly. No further information is available at this time.

 

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11 May

11 May 17-Community Alert-22nd District Vehicular Hijackings (P17-2-054CA)

Bureau of Detectives – Area South
Community Alert
Vehicular Hijackings
22nd District
(Morgan Park)
About the Crime:
This alert gives notice of two recent Vehicle Hijackings that occurred within the
boundaries of the 22nd District (Morgan Park) on beat 2221. In these cases, a Male
African American, between 45-50 years old approached female senior citizens, in
the area or 9300 S. Ashland. The offender grabbed the ladies purses, and then
entered and fled the area in their cars. Incidents occurred between 11:00am-
1:00pm. The offender displayed a handgun in one incident.
Incident times and locations:
• 9200 Block of S. Ashland, Sunday, May 7th, 2017 at 11:00am
• 9300 Block of S. Ashland, Wednesday, May 10th, 2017, at 1:00pm
About the Offender:
• The offender was described to police as Male, African American between 45-
50 years old. Standing 5’07” tall, weighing 150lbs. Subject was armed with a
handgun.
What you can do:
• Walk with a friend or group when visiting an unfamiliar neighborhood.
• If confronted by the offenders, attempt to remain calm.
• Keep your purse secured with the strap across your body
• Keep tracking software and security locks on your cell phone.
• Document serial numbers for your electronics and keep a record at your
residence.
• Never pursue a fleeing assailant, provide the information to police.
• Be aware of your surroundings and walk in well-lit areas.
• 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 about these incidents, contact
Bureau of Detectives – Area South (312) 747-8273
Ref RD# JA-254108, JA-258078
P17-2-054 (CA)
May, 11, 2017

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9 May

09 May 17-Community Alert-4th District Armed Robberies

Bureau of Detectives – Area South
Community Alert
Armed Robberies
4th District/Beat 412
(South Chicago)
About the Crime:
This alert gives notice of recent Armed Robberies that occurred within the
boundaries of the 4th District (South Chicago). In these incidents, the unknown
offender approached the victim produced a handgun and announced a robbery.
Incident times and locations:
• 1908 E. 86th Street on Sunday April 16, 2017 at 8:30p.m.
• 8753 S. Stony Island on Sunday April 23, 2017 at 11:30p.m.
• 8800 S. Blackstone on Thursday May 4, 2017 9:45p.m.
About the Offender:
• One Male Black Offender, 40-45 years of age, 6’0″ Heavy Set.
What you can do:
• Be aware of your surroundings
• Be aware of this crime.
• Pay special attention to any suspicious persons or vehicles loitering in the
area.
• 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 South
(312) 747-8273
Reference RD#: JA-227436, JA-236631, JA-251086
P17-2-052 (CA)
May 09, 2017

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