This alert gives notice to residents in the 24th District (Rogers Park) of recent burglaries on beat 2413. In these incidents, the unknown offender inserted an object into the door lock of the residential building. He then manipulated the object in order to make entry. Once inside the building, the offender removed or attempted to remove fire extinguishers.
On September 9th, 2020 at 8:20 p.m., a female victim reported while walking southbound at 6300 N. Lakewood, an unknown male black offender came up behind her and put her in a headlock. The female victim related the offender told her he had a gun and demanded her belongings. She related she complied and gave the offender her property. The victim stated after the offender took her property he told her to take off her face mask and give him oral sex. The female victim related she screamed and the offender pushed her down and fled southbound on Lakewood.
This alert gives notice to residents in the 24th District (Rogers Park) of recent robberies. In these incidents, the offenders approached the victim on the street from behind while the victim is on foot. The offenders then surrounded or pursued the victim on foot before striking the victim in the back of the head, punching and kicking the victim. The offenders then removed property from the victim.
This alert gives notice to businesses in the 24th District (Rogers Park) of recent robberies. In these incidents, two to four offenders entered a convenience store. One of the offenders made a small purchase and tendered money for the purchase. The offender then displayed a black handgun and demanded money. The offenders also took tobacco products from the store. In two of the robberies, the offenders were noticed fleeing in a dark blue Toyota Corolla.
Detectives are seeking to identify the above subject in connection with an aggravated battery that occurred on June 17th, 2020 in the 2600 Block of West Devon Ave. The above pictured subject struck the victim, a 40-year-old male, about the head with a knife sharpener during a verbal argument.
28 May 20 - Burglaries-Thefts Community Alert 24th District
This alert gives notice to residents in the 24th District (Rogers Park) of recent burglaries and thefts. In these incidents, the offender picks the lock to the front or rear entrance of the building in order to make entry. The offender takes packages from the premises.