Marcus Jones was arrested on May 7th, 2015 at approximately 1:37 a.m. in the 1500 Block of W. Morse Ave. Officers responded to a burglary in progress call and located Marcus Jones inside. Jones had a shopping cart filled with various pieces of office equipment and was in possession of a pry bar. Jones was arrested and charged accordingly. Further investigation by Area North Detectives revealed Marcus Jones to be the man wanted in connection with several condominium burglaries in the area. A Community Alert with his photo was sent out on April 29, 2015. Jones has been charged accordingly in several of these incidents. Detectives continue to investigate other possible victims. Marcus Jones appeared in Central Bond Court on May 8, 2015. No further information is available at this time.
Fredrick Warren, 43 was arrested after he was identified as the man who entered a restaurant armed with a knife and demanded money. This incident occurred in the 6400 block on N. Sheridan on April 26, 2015 at approximately 4:50 p.m. No injuries were reported during this incident. Warren was charged accordingly.
Robberies have occurred in the 024th District during which the offender(s) either displayed or implied a handgun while approaching the unsuspecting victim and demanding his money and property. 23APR15 024th Dist-Armed Robberies _P15-N-091_CA_
The Chicago Police Department will be conducting DUI Strike Force Patrols in the Englewood (7th) District and the Rogers Park (24th) District this weekend.
About the Crime:
Burglaries have occurred in the 024th District where an offender(s) entered a residence by punching out the rear door window, prying at the door lock and then kicking in the door. In another burglary, an offender(s) pried open the rear door of a residence being rehabbed and punched out the lock.
About the Crime:
Burglaries have occurred in the 024th District where an offender throws a large paver brick or other object through the side window of the business to gain entry. Offender(s) took bottles of liquor, cash and cigarettes.
The Chicago Police Department will be conducting a DUI Strike Force Patrol in the Wentworth (2nd) District. The DUI Strike Force Patrol will commence at 7:00 p.m. on Saturday, March 7, 2015 and end at 3:00 a.m. on Sunday, March 08, 2015.
The Chicago Police Department will be conducting a DUI Strike Force Patrol in the Rogers Park (24th) District. The DUI Strike Force Patrol will commence at 7:00 p.m. on Saturday, February 28, 2015 and end at 3:00 a.m. on Sunday, March 1, 2015.
About the Crime:
This alert gives notice to businesses in the 24th District of armed robberies of pizza delivery drivers occurring in the evening hours. In one incident the victim enteredthe building vestibule, three offenders came down the stairs and robbed the victim at gunpoint and fled. In the second incident the victim was in the building courtyard when after calling the order phone number, two offenders emerged from the gangway and robbed him at gunpoint. The offenders then fled.
Officers from the 24th District and Peterson Garden Project hosted a holiday cookie workshop for area seniors.
The 007th District partnered with “Blessed Child Organization” this past weekend for their annual Toy Drive. Santa Claus, along with volunteers from Girl Scout Troop #27097, helped to pass out gifts and spread some holiday cheer to the children of Englewood and their families.
The 010th District celebrated the holidays with their Annual Christmas party for children living in shelters that are located within the District. Enlace, The Flisk Family Foundation and 010th District Officers participated with generous gifts, food and entertainment for a successful event for all involved.