Police are cautioning businesses in the Wrigleyville, Boystown, Uptown and Lake View neighborhoods on the North Side after fiveburglaries were reported within a week.
According to an alert from Area North detectives, the burglaries occurred:
-between 10 p.m. April 26 and 3:25 a.m. April 27 in the 3400 block of North Clark;
-between 11 p.m. April 26 and 4:52 a.m. April 27 in the 3100 block of North Broadway;
-between midnight and 10:30 a.m. on April 28 in the 4400 block of North Broadway;
-between 6 p.m. April 29 and 3:15 a.m. April 30 in the 2800 block of North Clark;
-between noon May 3 and 3:35 a.m. May 4 in the 900 block of West Diversey.
In each burglary, suspects shattered the front glass door or window of the business to get inside, police said.
Anyone with information on the burglaries is asked to call Area North detectives at (312) 744-8263.