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
On Tuesday, February 26, 2019 at approximately 7:37 PM, 4th District officers observed an armed subject in the 7400 block of South Bennett. Officers pursued the subject to the rear of a residence where an armed confrontation ensued. Officers discharged their weapons striking the offender who was transported to the University of Chicago Hospital in critical condition.