About the Crime:
This alert gives notice to businesses of the 018th District of recently reported Retail theft related incidents on Beats 1833 and 1834. In each incident, multiple offenders enter the business, grab purses on display tables, and flee the store to a waiting vehicle. The offenders are recorded on surveillance video in each of the two reported incidents.
This alert gives notice to residents of the 001st District of three recent cases involving victims that were attacked by a male black, possibly homeless from the area, in his 30’s, 5’09” – 5’11” with either dread style hair or wearing a bandana that may look like dreads. In two of these cases it appears the offender approached the victims from behind and struck them with an unknown object. In the other incident the offender approached the victim, grabbed her from behind and stabbed her three (3) times.
Missing was last seen on 21 June 2021 @ 08:30 pm in the vicinity of 8100 S Drexel Ave, Chicago, IL.
The missing was last seen wearing a blue denim jacket, blue jeans and white gym shoes. The missing suffers
from dementia and may be in need of medication. Missing likes to ride the CTA Rail lines and Bus lines.
If missing is seen or located contact Chicago Police Area 2 Special Victims Unit at 312-747-8274 or 911
Last Name TOWNSEND
First Name ROSEMARY