This alert gives notice to commercial businesses in the 6th District (Gresham) and 22nd District (Morgan Park) of recent armed robberies that have occurred on Beats 2213, 2221 & 614. In these incidents, the offender(s) entered a business, attempted some type of transaction with the clerk and then announced a robbery. The offender then went around the service counter, implied or displayed a weapon before demanding money. The offender(s) then took the victim’s property/U.S. currency and fled the area.
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 residents of the 6th District (Gresham) on Beat 624 of armed robberies with a handgun that have occurred. While walking on the sidewalk the offender(s) approached the victim, displayed a black handgun, demanded the victim’s property and then fled the area.