Chicago police are warning residents of a pair of robberies in November and December in Cragin on the Northwest Side.
In each incident, two people approached someone, pulled out a gun and demanded money, according to a community alert from Chicago police. They then struck the victim in the face and fled in their vehicle or a vehicle taken from the victim.
The robberies happened about 10:35 p.m. Nov. 30 in the 2000 block North Laporte Avenue and about 11:20 p.m. Dec. 7 in the 2100 block of North Avers Avenue, police said.
Anyone with information about these robberies is asked to contact Area North detectives at 312-744-8263.