Community Alert Robberies

policelights-650x3902About the Crime:
This alert gives notice to citizens in the 012th District of robbery related incidents that have occurred on Beat 1232 during the month of September. In these incidents, one offender approaches the victims on the street and robs them of personal property by knocking the victim down or implying he has a gun. Incident times and locations are listed below:

1300 Block of South Blue Island on Sep 02, 2015 at approximately 3:00 P.M.
1300 Block of South Blue Island on Sep 04, 2015 at approximately 5:00 A.M.

About the Offenders:
One Male Black between 20-30 years of age, weighing between 180-200 pounds with possible dreadlocks.

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) 747-8382

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