This alert gives notice to two recent armed robberies in the Auburn Gresham neighborhood on beat 632. In these incidents the offender approached the customers leaving a store and demanded the bags of merchandise the customers had in their possession. In one incident, a gun was implied and in another incident, a gun was displayed.
On January 9, 2019 at approximately 4:10 p.m. in the 9200 block of South Saginaw Avenue as part of a narcotics investigation, Omar Cano, 41, was found in possession of three bags of a green, leafy substance suspected of being cannabis weighing approximately 1,500 grams with an estimated street value of $24,000.
A search warrant of Cano’s residence uncovered an additional 46,658 grams of suspected cannabis with an estimated street value $746,528. Cano was taken into custody and charged accordingly. No further information is available at this time.