This alert gives notice to citizens residing in the 012th (Near West) District of robbery and motor vehicle theft related incidents that occurred during the months of May and June. The offender entered a business, implied a weapon and demanded money from the clerk. In two other incidents, the offender entered a delivery truck, battered the victim and fled. These incidents have occurred during the late afternoon and early evening hours.
This alert gives notice to citizens in the 012th District (Near West) on beats 1222, 1224, and 1233 of robberies which occurred during the months of April and May. In these incidents, offender(s) approached the victims, displayed a handgun and demanded property.
18 Mar 20 -Community Alert 12th District Armed Robbery
This alert gives notice to citizens in the 012th District (Near West) of Robberies which occurred during the months of February and March. In these incidents, offender(s) approach victims and either display a handgun or forcibly take victim’s belongings.
17 Mar 20 - BA Commerical Business Burglary 012
This alert gives notice to businesses operating in the 012th District and 001st District of burglary related incidents which have occurred during the month of August on Beats 0121, 1214, and 1232. In these incidents, offender uses a pry tool and enters business taking various items such as US currency, electronic devices, and alcohol.
25 Nov 19 - Man Charged with First Degree Murder
The above offender was placed into custody on November 25, 2019, at approximately 6:17 a.m. in the 1200 block of S. Loomis Street. He was positively identified as the offender in a fatal shooting on November 22, 2019 in the 1200 block of S. Throop. The offender can be seen on camera approaching the victim, a 20-year-old male, and opening fire. The victim sustained gunshot wounds to the head, lower back and right flank, and later succumbed to his injuries. The offender was arrested and charged accordingly. No further information is available at this time.