This alert gives notice to citizens in the 002nd District (Wentworth) of recent vehicular hijacking incidents. In each incident, two to four offenders approached a victim that is sitting inside or standing just outside their vehicle. The offenders displayed a black handgun and ordered the victim from the vehicle. One of the offenders then entered the victim’s vehicle as the other offenders fled inside a second vehicle.
Detectives are seeking to identify and locate the above subject regarding a strong arm robbery that occurred on August 25th, 2020 at 10:33 a.m. in the 100 Block of East Grand Ave. The subject approached an 85-year-old woman from behind and forcefully grabbed her purse, causing her to fall and injure herself.
Area Five Detectives are seeking to identify the above pictured subject in relation to an armed robbery in the 25th District (Grand Central). This incident occurred at a business in the 2700 Block of North Harlem Ave. on August 19th, 2020 at 9:37 p.m. The offender entered the location, then produced a handgun and demanded money.
William Easley, 37
- One (1) felony count – Burglary
- One (1) felony count – Looting by Individual
There have been recent burglaries of commercial businesses in the 025th District. In these incidents the offender used an object to smash the door or window and entered the business. The offender then took merchandise from that business.