Polk was arrested on June 8th, 2020 at approximately 12:24 a.m. in the 300 Block of N. Latrobe after shooting an on-duty officer who responded to a domestic-related incident at a residence in the 500 Block of N. Leamington.
This alert gives notice to residents of the 016th District of an Aggravated Battery with a Knife that occurred on May 15th, 2020 at approximately 9:30 PM in the 8500 Block of West Catalpa Avenue. The victim observed an offender rifling through the interior of their unlocked, unoccupied, parked vehicle. The victim confronted the offender, pulling him from the vehicle. The offender then brandished a butcher knife and stabbed the victim multiple times in the arm before fleeing.
17 Mar 20 - Community Alert - 25th District Robberies - P20-3-076
This alert gives notice to residents in the 25th District (Grand Central) of recent robberies. In these incidents, the offender approaches the lone female victim on the street. The offender confronts the victim. The offender displays a kitchen knife or knocks the victim to the ground. The offender demands purses or wallets from the victims