18 Mar 18 - 018th District Community Alert Robbery_P18-1-081
This alert gives notice to residents of the 18th (Near North) District of recently reported robberies. In each incident, the offender approaches the victims from behind, places a hard object in their back, implying a weapon, and demands money from them. The offender then takes the victim’s property and flees on foot. The incidents have occurred in Beats 1811 and 1814.
18Mar18 Business Alert Robbery_P18-1-079 018th District
This alert gives notice to residents of the 18th (Near North) District of two recently reported armed robberies. In each incident, the offender enters a small retail establishment, displays a silver handgun, and demands cash from the cash register. The offender then flees the area on foot. Surveillance video recovered from both incidents indicates the same offender committed both armed robberies.