South Side Man Charged in Robbery on CTA Platform

robbery-attempt-foiled-man-held-1343696161-1282-450x338Offender:
Casser Williams, 48 9000 block of S. Normal Ave. Chicago, Il

Charges:
1 count of felony Robbery-Armed-Other Dangerous Weapon
1 count of felony Aggravated Battery/Use Deadly Weapon

Court:
Central Bond Court, 26th and California – October 18th, 2015

Narrative:
Williams was arrested and charged after being identified as the offender responsible for robbing and cutting the face of a 24 year-old female. The victim was standing on the Blue Line platform in the
200 block of North La Salle St. at approximately 4:10 am on October 16th, 2015, when Williams lunged at the victim with a knife cutting the victim on the left side of the face. Williams then took the victim’s cell phone before fleeing the scene. The victim was transported to an area hospital in good condition and was treated for a laceration to the face. Williams was subsequently placed into custody and charged accordingly. No further information is available at this time.

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