Police warn of armed robberies in Gage Park

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Police issued an alert warning about two recent armed robberies in the Gage Park neighborhood on the Southwest Side.

The suspect walked up to victims on the street, pulled out a handgun and robed them, according to the community alert from Area Central detectives.

The robberies happened about 3:20 a.m. July 18 in the 5800 block of South Fairfield and about 4:50 a.m. July 24 in the 2700 block of West 59th.

The suspect is described as a Hispanic male between 17 and 20 years old, 5-foot-6, 175-pounds with a shag-style haircut and piercings in his ears, police said.

Anyone with information is asked to call detectives at (312) 747-8382.

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