This alert gives notice to citizens residing in the 001st District of robbery related incidents during the month of May. During the first incident, an unknown male white offender punches a female victim and knocks her to the ground. The offender continued to strike victim and took the wallet from her pants pocket. In a second incident, an unknown male white offender committed a retail theft. While fleeing from the scene, he grabbed a purse off the shoulder of a female victim. The victim struggled to regain control of her purse before the offender kicked her and fled. The offender fled to a gold colored Toyota that was being driven by a male black. The Toyota may have had a temporary license plate.
Incident times and locations:
- 400 block of W. Madison St. on 04 May 2015 at 6:45 – 7:00 PM
- 600 block of W. Jackson Blvd. on 21 May 2015 at 7:00 PM
About the offenders:
- Male, white , 5’04-5’09, 130-160 lbs., brown eyes, short brown hair, light complexion, 25-30 yoa.
- Male, black, dreadlocks, 25-30 yoa.