On Thursday, July 22, 2021, at 03:00 am, a 7-year-old girl was asleep in her home when an unknown male forcibly entered the home through the bedroom window. After entering the home, the man sexually assaulted the child. Upon discovery by the child’s father, the man fled the home and ran into the 102nd Street alley between Forest and Prairie.
This alert gives notice to residents in the South Chicago and Chatham neighborhoods of recent armed robberies. In the first incident, armed offenders hijacked a victim’s vehicle by gunpoint and later used the stolen vehicle to commit several more armed robberies several hours afterwards.