16th District Community Alert

Area 5 Detective Division Alert 650-12-011 • February 14, 2012

16th (Jefferson Park)

About This Crime

Armed robbery whereby the offender was observed standing nearby before approaching the victim. The offender then brandished a dark colored handgun, and demanded the victim’s money. Victim was successful in thwarting off the offender.


6800 block of North Hiawatha Avenue –26 January 2012 — 6:45 P.M.

Offender’s Description

Male white 18-25 years of age, clean-shaven, black hat, ski mask, hooded sweatshirt, and dark colored handgun.

Offender’s Vehicle

Large dark red SUV or a navy blue town & country van

What you can do

  • Report any suspicious people or activity in the area
  • Be aware of this situation and alert neighbors in the area about this crime
  • Pay special attention to any subjects loitering in the area

If you have any information about these incidents,
call the Area 5 Detectives at (312) 746-8282.

Reference RD# HV-133326

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