Police seek information about South Chicago robbery

SHARE Police seek information about South Chicago robbery
cpd3.jpg

Sun-Times file photo

Police are looking for information about the armed robbery of a 61-year-old man Tuesday morning in the South Chicago neighborhood.

The victim was walking his dog in the 9100 block of South Baltimore about 6:45 a.m. when a teenager asked him for a dollar, according to Chicago Police.

When the man took out his wallet, the teenager pulled out a handgun and demanded the wallet, then ran away, police said. The victim was not injured.

The suspect was described a black male between 17 and 20, dressed in dark clothing, police said.

Anyone with information should call Area South detectives at (312) 747-8273. 

The Latest
Actor won an Emmy for 1987-1993 run as Rebecca Howe on the NBC sitcom, and went on to star on the TV comedies ‘Veronica’s Closet’ and ‘Fat Actress.’
An uptick in flu and respiratory illness among kids, and a potential spike in COVID this winter, worries doctors, students and school leaders.
Groups ask for community meetings to discuss use of the 23-acre riverfront property, which is slated to be sold for $6.5 million.
Eberflus needs to shift the Bears’ strategy and starting lineup to get all he can out of the home stretch.