Police: 3 smash-and-grab burglaries on North Side this month

SHARE Police: 3 smash-and-grab burglaries on North Side this month
SHARE Police: 3 smash-and-grab burglaries on North Side this month

Police are cautioning North Side business owners after three overnight smash-and-grab burglaries this month.

The first burglary happened sometime between 10 p.m. and 6 a.m. from March 11-12 at a business in the 4100 block of North Clarendon, according to a Chicago Police alert. At least one burglar shattered the front glass to steal property.

Another was reported between 9:30 p.m. and 9:30 a.m. from March 20-21 in the 4100 block of North Lincoln, police said.

The most recent incident happened between 11 p.m. Monday and 9 a.m. Tuesday in the 800 block of West Sheridan, where someone smashed through a wall to get inside, the alert said.

Police do not have a description of any suspects.

Anyone with information is asked to call Area North detectives at (312) 744-8263.

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