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Armed robberies reported throughout June in Princeton Park

SHARE Armed robberies reported throughout June in Princeton Park
SHARE Armed robberies reported throughout June in Princeton Park

Police are warning residents about a series of armed robberies this month in the Princeton Park neighborhood on the South Side.

In each incident, someone showed a firearm and demanded property from victims, or took the property by force, according to a community alert from Chicago Police.

The hold-ups occurred:

  • About 6:45 p.m. June 4 in the 9400 block of the South Dan Ryan Expressway;
  • About 7:45 p.m. June 10 in the 200 block of West 95th;
  • About 4:10 p.m. June 11 in the 100 block of West 95th;
  • About 1:10 a.m. June 25 in the 9400 block of South Perry; and
  • About 9 p.m. June 25 in the first block of East 95th.

The suspect or suspects in the robberies have been described as a male between 16 and 38 years, standing between 5-foot-6 and 5-foot-10, and weighing 150-190 pounds, police said. The robbers have had various hairstyles, including an Afro, braids, dreadlocks, or short hair; and have had light, medium or dark complexions.

Anyone with information about the robberies is asked to call Area South detectives at (312) 747-8273.


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