This alert gives notice to businesses in the 25th District of a pattern of small retail store robberies. There have been three incidents where an offender enters a business establishment, displays a knife, and demands money.
Incident times and locations:
- 2300 block of N. Avers on 06 March 2015, at 11:58 a.m.
- 4400 block of W. Belmont on 11 March 15, at 5:38 p.m.
- 3700 block of W. Armitage on 15 March 15, at 7:58 p.m.
The offender is described as a male Hispanic, 20-30 years of age, 5’04” – 5’06”, 130-150lbs.In two incidents, the offender was wearing a black ski mask and a black hooded sweatshirt.
*In the incident on Belmont the offender fled in a blue colored vehicle with temporary license plates.