Group of men robbing, attacking people in River North, Near North

SHARE Group of men robbing, attacking people in River North, Near North
police_lights2_e1525879184865.png

Sun-Times file photo

Police are warning residents of a group of men committing strong arm robberies in River North and Near North.

In four incidents, a group of two to three males in their early 20s attacked people using physical force and stole their property, Chicago Police said.

The men then ran away or drove off in a waiting vehicle, police said.

The robberies occurred:

  • In the early morning on March 18 in the 100 block of West Kinzie Street;
  • In the early morning on March 24 in the 200 block of West Ontario Street;
  • In the late evening on March 25 in the first block of West Illinois Street;
  • In the early morning on March 30 in the 500 block of West Superior Street.

Anyone with information is asked to contact Area Central detectives (312) 747-8380.

The Latest
They were detached at times, but fans showed they knew all the words to “LISA” and “Riri.”
Yet, the Sueños headliner filled Grant Park for the first night of Chicago’s biggest annual Latin music event.
This 25-year-old producer and performer is behind some of the hottest, catchiest tracks today.
Notes: The team activated left-hander Drew Smyly and optioned sidearmer Jose Cuas to Triple-A.