On January 1, 2019 at approximately 5:45 a.m. the victim was walking to the rear door of her home in the 4500 block of West Wilcox St. An offender in a dark blue vehicle, possibly a Ford Freestyle, pulled next to the victim and forced her inside of his vehicle. The offender punched and stomped on the victim’s head and body while inside of the vehicle. The victim was able to fight back against the offender and scratch him with her fingernails. The victim escaped from the offender’s vehicle, in the 4600 block of West Flournoy St. and ran home to call police.
This alert gives notice to residents in the 8th District (Chicago Lawn) of burglary incidents which have occurred during the month of December and January. In these incidents, the offender(s) gained entry into the residence/garage and removed items from within.
01 Jan 19- Ross, Christopher Charged- Robbery Pattern
Ross was taken into custody on January 1, 2019 at 3:30 am in the 11200 block of S. St. Lawrence after he was observed in possession of a car key belonging to a stolen vehicle wanted in connection with an armed robbery pattern documented in a Community Alert from the 4th and 6th Districts. The offender was taken into custody and charged accordingly. No further information is available at this time.
This alert gives notice to retail stores operating in the 1st District (Central) of burglary related incidents that have occurred during the month of December and January. The offender forced his way into a retail store by breaching the revolving door. Once inside, the offender took as many articles of clothing as he can carry. An additional offender entered the store through the broken glass door to commit a theft, after the original offender departed.
01 JAN 19- Southside Man Charged with UUW - Rhyme, Darrell
Rhyme was taken into custody after he was found to be in possession of a stolen handgun. Officers approached a vehicle Rhyme was in after it was observed to be double parked on January 1, 2019 in the 6200 block of S. Eberhart at approx. 12:01 a.m. Rhyme fled on foot as officers approached and was placed into custody after a brief foot pursuit. Rhyme was charged accordingly. No further information is available at this time.