Police warn of burglaries in Kenwood

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Police are warning residents of a recent string of garage and home burglaries in the Kenwood neighborhood on the South Side.

In five incidents, several of which happened on the same block, the suspects broke into a house or garage, then stole property, according to a community alert from Chicago Police.

The burglaries occurred:

  • about 8 a.m. June 26 in the 4700 block of South Greenwood;
  • about 8:06 a.m. June 28 in the 4700 block of South Woodlawn;
  • about 3:15 a.m. July 1 in the 4800 block of South Ellis;
  • about 3:50 p.m. July 7 in the 4800 block of South Ellis; and
  • about 2 a.m. July 9 in the 4700 block of South Woodlawn.

Anyone with information should call Area Central detectives at (312) 747-8382.

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