Strong arm robberies reported in Chatham

In two of the incidents, victims were punched in the head.

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Three strong arm robberies were reported February in Chatham.

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Three strong arm robberies were reported in February in Chatham on the South Side.

In two of the incidents, victims were punched in the head, according to a community alert from Chicago police. In the third, the victim was pushed to the ground.

The robberies happened:

  • About 4:45 a.m. Feb. 1 in the 800 block of East 81st Street;
  • About 10 p.m. Feb. 5 in the 8200 block of South Cottage Grove Avenue; and
  • About 11:30 a.m. Feb. 10 in the 8100 block of South Cottage Grove Avenue.

Anyone with information is asked to contact Area South detectives at 312-747-8273.

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