Thieves smash car windows in Little Village

In each case, someone broke the window of a parked vehicle and took property from inside, police said.

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At least four parked vehicles were stolen in January and February 2020 in Pilsen and the Heart of Chicago.

Police are warning Little Village residents about thieves who have broken car windows to steal property since Oct. 4, 2019.

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Police are warning residents about a string of thefts from vehicles since last week in Little Village on the Southwest Side.

In each case, someone broke the window of a parked vehicle and took property from inside, Chicago police said.

The thefts occurred between the 4000 and 4200 blocks of West 26th Street, police said.

The thefts happened:

  • Between 11:30 p.m. Oct. 4 and 2:45 a.m. Oct. 5 in the 4100 Block of West 26thStreet;
  • About 2:30 a.m. Oct. 5 in the 4200 Block of West 26thStreet;
  • Between 12:50 a.m. and 3:55 a.m. Oct. 5 in the 4000 Block of West 26thStreet; and
  • Between 2 a.m. and 4:45 a.m. Oct. 6 in the 4100 Block of West 26thStreet

No suspect description was available.

Anyone with information about the thefts is asked to contact Area Central detectives at 312-747-8380.

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