This alert gives notice to the community of the 003rd, 004th and 006th Districts of recently reported Vehicular Hijacking incidents. In all of these incidents, 4-6 armed offenders approached citizens while they parked their vehicles or pulled into gas stations. They then demanded their vehicles and property. In two of the incidents shots were fired but no injuries were reported.
This alert gives notice to business owners of burglaries that have occurred within the boundaries of the 004th and 022nd districts. In these incidents, offender(s) entered unlawfully to closed car washes using tools / torches to break into the “pay machines, or kiosks” for monetary gain.
21 Oct 19 - Community Alert Attempt Kidnapping 4th District
This alert gives notice to citizens of the 004th District and surrounding districts of a recent attempted kidnapping which occurred at approximately 9100 S. Baltimore on the 20th of October 2019 at approximately 9:15 p.m. At this time, a male Hispanic offender wearing a blue hooded sweatshirt and dark jeans exited an unknown make and model White SUV and approached a 23 year-old female victim while brandishing a knife. The offender stated to the victim “Bitch get in the car!” The offender grabbed the victim by her hair and attempted to pull her into his vehicle. The victim kicked the offender in the groin and fled on foot. The offender chased the victim on foot while the victim called 911 for help. The victim was able to obtain assistance from a citizen walking by and the offender fled Eastbound on 91st St. in his white SUV