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Police Issues Alert Of Recent Robberies In Chicago Lawn

CHICAGO (CBS) -- Chicago police have issued an alert to businesses of robberies in the West Lawn and Ashburn neighborhoods.

According to authorities, in each incident, an unknown offender enters a business and demands money from the register.

Incident times and locations:

  • 3800 block of W. 79th Street on November 4, 2021 at 10:11 p.m.
  • 6400 block of S. Pulaski on November 4, 2021 at 11:43 p.m.

The offender is described as a white male, 18-30 years old 5'8"-6'1", 140-170 lbs. Police reminds residents to always be aware of your surroundings and to report suspicious activity immediately.

Anyone with information can contact Area One detectives at (312) 747-8380.

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