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Community Alert- Burglaries in the 008th (Chicago Lawn) District
19 Jun 2017

Bureau of Detectives – Area Central Community Alert


008th District (Chicago Lawn)

About the Crime:

This alert gives notice to citizens residing in the 008th District (Chicago Lawn) of

burglary incidents that occurred during the month of June. In these incidents, the

offender(s) gained entry into a residence through a rear window/door and removed

property from therein. Incident times and locations listed below:

4700 Block of S. Tripp Ave on 06 June, 2017 at approximately 01:00 P.M.

4700 Block of S. Tripp Ave on 06 June, 2017 at approximately 01:57 P.M.

4700 Block of S. Kildare Ave on 11 June, 2017 at approximately 11:07 P.M.

Offender Description:

Male Hispanic, 5’07” to 5’09” tall, 160 to 175 lbs., 20 to 30 years of age

What you can do:

Keep the perimeter of your property well lit

Report suspicious activity immediately

Keep doors and windows secured

Immediately repair any broken windows, doors or locks

If video surveillance is available, save and make a copy of the incident for

investigating detectives.

Make an agreement with your neighbors to watch each other’s homes for suspicious activity.

If you are a victim do not touch anything, call police immediately

If approached by a witness to the incident, request contact information

If you have any information Contact the Bureau of Detectives – Area Central

(312) 747-8382

JA-294955, JA-295207 & JA-302894

(Reference: PATTERN # P17-1-151)

Alert P17-1-151CA

June 19, 2017

Chicago Police Department

Office of Communications

(312) 745-6110

Fax (312) 745-6999



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