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Police warn of burglaries in Far South Side businesses

SHARE Police warn of burglaries in Far South Side businesses
SHARE Police warn of burglaries in Far South Side businesses

Police are warning residents of the Far South Side about a string of business burglaries throughout 2015.

In several incidents dating back to January, the burglars broke into the retail establishment by shattering either the windows or doors, according to a community alert from Chicago Police. Once inside, the burglars steal money from the registers or change jars.

The burglaries happened:

  • About 3 a.m. Aug. 22 in the 9400 block of South Ewing;
  • About 8:35 p.m. Aug. 18 in the 3600 block of East 106th Street;
  • About 3:25 a.m. Aug. 15 in the 9400 block of South Ewing;
  • About 1:24 a.m. July 4 in the 3600 bock of East 106th Street;
  • About 2:47 a.m. Feb. 20 in the 1700 block of East 79th Street;
  • About 2:18 a.m. Feb. 12 in the 9400 lock of South Ewing;
  • About 3:15 a.m. Jan. 24 in the 3600 block of East 106th Street;
  • About 11:53 p.m. Jan. 18 in the 10100 block of South Ewing;
  • About 4:40 a.m. Jan. 13 in the 3600 block of East 106th Street; and
  • About 3:30 a.m. Jan. 7 in the 3300 block of East 106th Street.

Details about the suspects were not available.

Anyone with information on the burglaries is asked to contact Area South detectives at (312) 747-8273.

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