20 Apr 23 - Offender Charged with Aggravated Battery _Bernard Hightwoer
The above offender was arrested on April 22, 2021 at approximately 2:09 p.m. in the 100 block of Madison St. Oak Park, Il. Hightower was identified as the offender who battered a 34-year-old woman on a CTA platform in the 200 block of S. Dearborn (1st District) on April 22, 2021 at approximately 1:58 p.m. The victim was transported to Loyola for her injuries. Hightower was placed into custody without incident and charged accordingly. No additional information is available at this time.
This alert gives notice to business owners of the 001st and 18th Districts of recently reported Retail Thefts and Robbery incidents. In each incident, the offenders entered a convenience store, threaten employees, and take merchandise before fleeing. The offenders were seen fleeing the stores in a black Ford Expedition. These incidents occurred on Beats 0121, 0122, 1831, and 1834.
The Area Three Looting Task Force is seeking to identify these individuals in relation to a burglary/looting that occurred in the 1st District (Central). They are suspected of stealing items from a store at 111 N. State St. on August 10, 2020.