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CPD Community Alert- Armed Robbery in 006th District
2 Dec

Bureau of Detectives- Area South

Community Alert

Armed Robbery

006th District (Gresham)

About This Crime:

This alert gives notice to citizens of the 006th District of a recent Armed Robbery

incident that occurred. Two male subjects approached the UPS driver while armed with

a handgun. The offenders took personal items and money from the UPS driver by force,

then removed several undelivered packages from the truck before fleeing on foot.

Locations of Occurrence:

8500 Block of South Prairie on November 30, 2016 at approximately 8:56 p.m.

About The Offender:

Offender #1- male black, medium complexion, 5’06”-5’08”, 23-27 yoa, 140-150 lbs.

Offender #2 -male black, medium complexion, 5’0″9-5’11”, 23-27 yoa, 160-170lbs.

What You Can Do:

Always be aware of your surroundings

Report suspicious activity immediately

If you are confronted by an assailant, remain calm

Remember any unique physical characteristics

Never pursue a fleeing assailant, provide information to the police

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

Dial 9-1-1 immediately and remain on scene when possible

If you have any information about this incident, please call the Area

South Detectives at (312)747-8273

A reward is being offered for any information leading to the arrest and

prosecution of this crime.

Reference RD#: HZ 535266

Alert# HZ535-266

December 02, 2016

Chicago Police Department
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