Suspects ride off on bicycles after Humboldt Park robberies

SHARE Suspects ride off on bicycles after Humboldt Park robberies
SHARE Suspects ride off on bicycles after Humboldt Park robberies

Police are warning Humboldt Park residents of teens robbing victims at gunpoint before riding off on bicycles.

Between one and three male teens approach someone—sometimes a person in a vehicle, demand property and then ride off on bikes, according to a community alert from Chicago Police.

During the last robbery, the suspects were armed with a handgun.

The robberies happened:

—in the 4100 block of West Crystal about 7:30 p.m. on Oct. 7;

—in the 4200 block of West Division about 5:30 p.m. on Oct. 17;

—in the 4000 block of West Kammerling about 4:30 p.m. on Oct. 29.

Anyone with information should call Area North detectives at (312) 744-8263.

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