This alert gives notice to the residents in the 16th District (Jefferson Park) of several garage burglaries that have occurred in the month of July. In these incidents, unknown offender(s) gain entry by forcibly kicking or prying open the overhead or side door. Offender(s) also gain entry through unlocked doors. Offender(s) then take construction tools, bicycles and vehicle wheels.
Incident Times and Locations:
There have been several incidents that have occurred since July 17, 2017. These incidents have taken place at the following locations listed, mostly during the evening and overnight hours.
•4800 block of W. Strong on July 17-18, 2017 between 6:30 p.m. – 5:15 a.m.
•4800 block of W. Berteau on July 20, 2017 between 6:00 p.m. – 8:30 p.m.
• 7000 block of N. Mason on July 20-22, 2017 between 1:00 a.m. – 4:25 p.m.
•4800 block of W. Ainslie on July 26-27, 2017 between 6:00 p.m. – 12:15 p.m.
•5400 block of N. Nagle on July 29, 2017 between 12:01 a.m. – 11:00 a.m.