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20 Oct

20 Oct 17 7th District P17-2-104CA Robbery Alert
This alert gives notice of three recent Robbery incidents that have occurred within the boundaries of the 007th District (Englewood), on beats 731 & 722. In these cases, two male offenders take a taxi cab from the downtown area and request to be dropped off in the area of 6700 S. Perry and 7400 S. Harvard.  When exiting the car, one of the offenders displays a handgun, taking cash from the taxi driver.  All incidents occur between 2:00am-4:00am.

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9 Jun

08 Jun 17 – Charges for Quinton Gates, 18Quinton Gates was arrested after being identified as the person who murdered a 19-year-old male on Tuesday, May 23, 2017 at approximately 7:47 p.m., in the vicinity of the 700 block of W. Marquette Road. Gates approached the male victim and fired several shots striking the victim in the head and body before fleeing the scene. The victim was transported to Christ Hospital where he ultimately succumbed to his injuries. No further information is available at this time.08 Jun 17 – Charges for Quinton Gates, 18

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3 May

03 May 17- 7th District Armed Robberies to Businesses Alert (P17-2-040BA)

Bureau of Detectives – Area South
Business Alert
Alert# P17-2- 040 BA May 03, 2017
Robbery-Armed
7th District (Englewood)
About This Crime:
This alert gives notice to businesses in the 7th District of reported incidents, wherein, (2)
offenders entered the businesses, produced handguns, and took proceeds. The offenders
removed proceeds from behind the counter and exited through the point of entry with the
merchandise.
Incident Time and Locations:
• 7300 block of South Ashland Ave., Monday, April 24, 2017 at 7:40 a.m.
• 6900 block of South Ashland Ave., Sunday, April 30, 2017 at 12:23 p.m.
About The Offender:
• Two (2) Male offenders described as being between the ages of 18 and 30, 5’05 – 5’10,
130-180 lbs., and carrying blue steel hand guns.
Safety Tips:
• Report suspicious persons and activity immediately
• If confronted by an assailant, remain calm
• Never pursue a fleeing assailant
• Provide a detailed description of assailant(s) and direction of flight to 911 call taker
• If approached by a witness to the incident, request contact information
• Dial 9-1-1 immediately and remain on-scene when possible
• Update and maintain all video recording security equipment.
• Keep the business closed until scene can be processed
If you have any information about this crime, please
call the Area South Detective Division at (312)747-8273
Reference RD#: JA236778 and JA245097

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2 May
This alert gives notice to citizens in the 7th District (Englewood) of recently reported armed robberies involving similarly described offenders. In each incident, the offenders approach the victims seated in their vehicles. A firearm is ultimately produced and the victim is robbed of their personal belongings. For More Information Click Here
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8 Feb

This alert gives notice to the residents of the 7th District (Englewood) of an increase in reported armed robberies involving similarly described offenders. In these incidents, the offenders approach their victims on foot or vehicle. A firearm is ultimately produced and the victim is robbed of their belongings.

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8 Feb

This alert gives notice to the residents of the 7th District (Englewood) of an increase in reported armed robberies involving similarly described offenders. In each incident, the offenders lure their victims via social media to purchase items. A firearm is ultimately produced and the victim is robbed of his belongings.

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