About the Crime:
This alert makes citizens in the 002nd District (Wentworth) aware of robbery related incidents which have occurred during the months of August and September. In these incidents, the offender approaches the female victims, threatens them with violence and takes their property. Incident times and locations are listed below:
5200 Block of S. University Avenue on August 17, 2015 at approximately 11:30 P.M.
5400 Block of S. Ingleside Avenue on August 20, 2015 at approximately 10:30 P.M.
1100 Block of E. 54th Place on September 2, 2015 at approximately 5:45 P.M.
About the Offenders:
Male/Black, 20-30 years of age, 5’08”- 6’00”, 140-160 lbs., dark complexion, gray hooded sweatshirt
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