CTA Pink Line Robberies 010th District (Ogden)
About the Crime:
This alert gives notice to residents of the 010th
District (Ogden), of Armed Robbery
related incidents that have occurred. In these incidents, victims are riding the CTA Pink Line Train when offender approaches, displays a handgun then forcefully removes cellular telephones from victims and flee as the train stops at a station. Incident times and locations are listed below:
2019 S. Kostner on January 28, 2013 at approximately 10:45 am.
1931 S. Kostner on February 09, 2013 at approximately 5:00 pm.
About the Offender:
• Male black, 22 – 30 years of age
• Height: 5’10 – 6’01
• Weight: 160lbs. – 185lbs.
• Pock marks on face indicative of acne
• Medium complexion
• Tattoo(s) on his left neck
What you can do:
• Always be aware of your surroundings
• Report suspicious activity immediately
• If you are confronted by an assailant remain calm
• Remember any unique physical characteristics (scars, limp, acne, teeth,etc…)
• Never pursue a fleeing assailant, provide the information to the police
• If approached by a witness to the incident, request contact information
• Dial 9-1-1 immediately and remain on scene when possible
If you have any information Contact the Bureau of Detectives – Area Central (312) 747-8380