Group of armed robbers hit businesses in Grand Central

SHARE Group of armed robbers hit businesses in Grand Central

Chicago Sun-Times file photo

A group of robbers hit two businesses last month in the Grand Central district.

In both incidents, a group of two to three people walked in with a weapon, announced a robbery and stole cash, according to Chicago Police.

The robberies happened at 2:02 p.m. on Dec. 11 in the 4100 block of West Belmont and about 7:45 p.m. on Dec. 19 in the 1500 block of North Cicero, police said.

The suspects were described as three black males between 17 and 20 years old, two of which are 5-foot-5 to 5-foot-8 and the other about 6 feet tall, police said. All have slim builds.

Anyone with information was asked to call Area North detectives at (312) 744-8263.

The Latest
They were in the 400 block of North State Street early Monday when someone in a black Jeep opened fire, police said.
Cecilia Thomas was inside a car when another car approached and someone inside the second car opened fire, striking her in the head, police and the Cook County medical examiner’s office said.
Someone’s trying to frame the three New York podcasters in Season 2 of the sharply written Hulu show.
His former spouse is sick of the formerly homeless man invading the house and getting involved with the family business.
Officers responded to calls of someone with a gun in the 2300 block of Johnson Street Sunday afternoon.