About these crimes:
This alert gives notice to citizens of the 007th District (Englewood) of three strong armed robberies reported on Beats 711 and 723, around the vicinity of 63rd Street and Halsted Street. The offender punches and or pushes the female or younger male victims to the ground taking various properties such as purses, phones and money. Incident times and locations are listed below:
900 block of W. 63rd St., September 21, 2015 at approximately 9:30 a.m.
6200 block of S. Union Ave., October 8, 2015 at approximately 8:30 p.m.
6400 block of S. Green St., October 14, 2015 at approximately 4:30 p.m.
About the offender:
Described as one male black; between 14-24 years of age; approx. 5’06”-5’09”; afro hair style with medium to dark complexion. The offender was additionally noted to have a brown spot on the head.
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, limps, acne, teeth, tattoos, etc…)
Travel with a partner or in a group
Share with your neighbors and at your local beat meeting
Dial 9-1-1 immediately and remain on-scene when possible