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Burglar targets homes in Edgebrook: police

In each incident, someone gained entry and stole property from inside.

One burglary took place in Niles.
One of the burglaries took place July 1 in the 7100 block of North Caldwell Avenue in Niles.
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Police are warning residents of Edgebrook on the Northwest Side after someone targeted homes in a trio of burglaries Monday.

In each case, someone gained entry into a home and took property from inside, Chicago police said in an alert.

The burglaries happened:

• At 2:30 p.m. in the 7100 block of North Caldwell Avenue

• At 5:01 p.m. in the 6200 block of West Devon Avenue

• Between 12 p.m. and 7 p.m. in the 6700 block of North Central Avenue

In at least one incident, the suspect is described as a 25 to 35-year-old man standing 6-feet tall and weighing about 200 pounds, police said. He has short black hair and was seen driving a blue four-door sedan.

A suspect was seen driving a blue four-door sedan.
Police said this man is involved in at least one of the robberies.
Chicago Police Department

Anyone with information about the robberies is asked to call Area North detectives at 312-744-8263.

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