This alert gives notice to citizens of the 1st District (Central) of an aggravated battery with a knife that occurred on July 6, 2019 at approximately 11:25 PM. In this incident, the offender(s) approached three victims, engaged them in conversation, and proceeded to stab two of the victims and struck the third victim in the face. The offenders fled on foot. The Area Central Detectives are seeking the public’s help to identify the male and female subjects pictured above regarding their roles in the incident.
06 Jul 19- 1st Dist
This alert gives notice to residents of the 001st District (Central) of an Aggravated Criminal Sexual Assault incident that occurred underneath the I-290 overpass located in the 400 block of S. Des Plaines Ave. on the date of July 6, 2019 at approximately 7:45 a.m. The female adult victim was standing at the Greyhound bus station when the unknown male offender approached her on a Divvy bicycle and offered her assistance in looking for a shelter. The unknown male brought the victim into the homeless encampment located underneath one of the I-290 overpasses and sexually assaulted her. The victim suffered serious injuries during the attack that required surgery.