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Police warn of Northwest Side garage burglaries

SHARE Police warn of Northwest Side garage burglaries
SHARE Police warn of Northwest Side garage burglaries

Six garage burglaries on the Northwest Side in less than two weeks earlier this month have prompted police to issue a community alert.

According to police, the burglaries occurred:

-in the 5500 block of West Pensacola between 6 p.m. June 8 and 7:30 a.m. June 9;

-in the 4300 block of North Marmora between noon June 12 and 8 a.m. June 14;

-in the 5100 block of West Patterson about 12:55 p.m. on June 16;

-in the 5400 block of West Giddings between 10:50 p.m. June 18 and 10:50 a.m. June 19;

-in the 3900 block of North Natchez between 10 p.m. June 19 and 8 a.m. June 20;

-and in the 6300 block of West Haft about 11:20 a.m. on June 20.

In each case, suspects got into the garage through an unlocked door and took construction tools, bicycles, lawn equipment, air compressors and a snowblower, police said.

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

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