Area North Detectives are seeking your assistance in identifying this wanted offender in the aggravated battery of an elderly transit passenger.
On June 14, 2018 at approximately noon, a female senior citizen was riding the Northbound CTA Red Line train. She was reading from her Kindle when the pictured offender approached and, completely unprovoked, viciously punched her in the face, causing serious injury to her eye. The offender exited then train at Jarvis Avenue.
The offender is described as a male black, 20’s, 5’7-5’9, 160-180lbs, short black hair, wearing a short sleeve blue “Illinois” tee shirt, jeans, brown shoes with a white upper heal, and a black backpack.
If you have any information about this incident, please call the Area North Bureau of Detectives at (312) 744-8266 or submit tips anonymously at CPDTip.com15 Jun 18 - CPD Alert - Seeking to Identify Wanted Offender
8th District (Chicago Lawn)
Area Central Detectives are seeking the public’s assistance locating the vehicle depicted above and identifying the owner of the vehicle [see attached video]. The vehicle appears to resemble a newer model, black Ford F250 or F350 pickup truck with black wheels (possibly a diesel engine). The wanted vehicle also has a large black tool box with a silver handle inside the bed of truck.
The offender’s vehicle purposely ran into the rear of the victim’s vehicle at 5500 South Kedzie forcing the victim Southbound on Kedzie. The victim lost control of his vehicle at 57th Street, crashing into a tree. The victim was killed in the crash and the offender was last seen Southbound on Kedzie at 63rd Street.
If you, or anyone you know, have any information regarding this wanted vehicle and the identity of the driver and / or owner of the vehicle, please contact the Bureau of Detectives – Area Central at (312) 747-8380.
Reference: RD# JA-480894
Bureau of Detectives – Area Central
18th District (Near North)
About the Crime:
On October 8, 2017 at approximately 8:01 p.m. unknown offenders approached the
victim on the sidewalk and punched him in the face, knocking him to the ground.
The group of offenders began striking the victim about the head and body,
continuing until the victim would give up his cell phone password and laptop. This
incident occurred during the evening hours in the general geographical location
Incident times and locations:
• 700 block of N. Fairbanks Ct. on October 8, 2017 at 8:01 PM.
About the offenders:
• Three male, black, dark complexion, 5’08 – 6’00, 20-23
• One female, black, dark complexion, 5’08 – 6’00, 20-23
If you have any information Contact the Bureau of Detectives – Area Central
Alert # JA463695CA