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.