Police warn of robberies in West Lawn

SHARE Police warn of robberies in West Lawn

Police are warning residents of the Southwest Side of a recent string of robberies in the West Lawn neighborhood.

In four recent incidents, the robbers approach someone and demand or forcibly remove their property, according to a community alert from Chicago Police.

The robberies happened:

– about 7:10 p.m. Oct. 28 in the 7600 block of South Cicero;

– about 3:50 p.m. Nov. 1 in the 7500 block of South Pulaski;

– about 5:40 p.m. Nov. 3 in the 7600 block of South Pulaski; and

– about 8:45 p.m. Nov. 4 in the 7600 block of South Cicero.

The robbers are described as one black female and two to four black males ranging from 18 to 25 years old, standing between 5-feet-9 and 5-feet-11 and weighing between 160 and 200 pounds, police said.

Anyone with information on the robberies is asked to contact Area Central detectives at (312) 747-8382.

The Latest
In the early days of the AIDS crisis, the Northwestern University professor was a leading academic researcher who advocated for compassionate care of patients.
NFL teams seem fine with Williams being himself, or at minimum are giving far more weight to his play than anything else. Scouts acknowledged various concerns, but reached the same conclusion: They’d take Williams in a heartbeat.
The Hawks should be fairly quiet ahead of the deadline Friday, but Johnson is one of few guys who could be moved. The former Lightning forward admitted it’s “pretty hard to not completely think about it.”
Beverley’s stay with the Bulls last season was successful in the standings, but not so much in the locker room. But just because the organization moved off the hometown guy doesn’t mean toughness still isn’t an issue.
Notre Dame’s Joe Alt was born to be a left tackle.