There have been recent Commercial Robberies that have occurred in the 17th District at restaurants and retail establishments. In two incidents, the offender entered the business, displayed a firearm and demanded money from the cash register. In one incident, the offender entered the business and implied that he had a handgun and demanded money from the cash register. In the most recent incident, the offender entered the business, demanded money from the cash register without displaying a weapon.
On August 9, 2018 at approximately 1:25 a.m. in the 800 block of West Wrightwood Ave, the unknown above pictured subject committed an act of Arm Robbery with a firearm. As the victims were walking west on Wrightwood the offenders approached from behind, displayed a firearm, and took the victims’ belongings
Hernandez was identified as the offender who fatally shot and killed an 18 year-old-male victim on April 4, 1994 in the 3900 Block of West Wabansia Ave. Hernandez was located in Mexico and subsequently extradited to the U.S. Hernandez was taken into custody by Area North Detectives from FBI and U. S. Customs Agents, after a warrant was issued for his arrest. Hernandez appeared in bond court on August 30, 2018. No further information available at this time.
This alert gives notice to residents in the 25th District (Grand Central) of recent Commercial burglaries. In these incidents, an unknown offender broke a side window and made entry into the business through the side window. After entering the business the unknown offender stole money and property from within.