This alert gives notice to citizens residing in the 1st (Central) and 2nd (Wentworth) Districts of robbery related incidents, which have occurred during the month of September. Recently, two to four offenders driving a gray four door vehicle approached the victims on the street or sidewalk. One offender displayed a black semi-automatic handgun and demanded property. The other offenders battered the victims and took their property.
On September 11, 2018, at approximately 8:35 a.m. in the 800 block of East 45th Street, an unknown offender attempted to lure an 11-year-old female into his vehicle. The victim was walking westbound in the 800 block of East 45th street when an unknown offender drove up behind the victim and exited his vehicle displaying a small pocket knife. The offender yelled, “hey, come here little girl.” The victim ran as the offender chased her and she was able to get away. The offender got back into his vehicle, made a U-turn and drove eastbound in the 800 block of East 45th Street.
This alert gives notice to residents in the 2nd District (Wentworth) of a public indecency incident that occurred on June 30, 2018 at 8:28 a.m. in the 4900 block of South Cottage Grove Av. A female adult was at a bus stop when the described offender exposed himself to the victim.