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Businesses robbed in Chicago Lawn, Marquette Park

In each instance, a man demanded money from the businesses, police said.

Three people were carjacked June 18, 2021.
Businesses were robbed April 9, 2020, in Chicago Lawn and Marquette Park.
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Police are warning South Side business owners about two robberies reported last week in Chicago Lawn and Marquette Park.

In each case, a man 40 to 50-years old entered the business and demanded money, Chicago police said in a community alert.

Both robberies happened April 9:

  • about 4:32 p.m. in the 3100 block of W. 63rd Street and
  • about 9:05 p.m. in the 6500 block of S. Kedzie Avenue.

The man is described as 5-foot-9 to 6-feet tall, 145 to 170 pounds and was wearing a black hat and black jacket, police said.

Anyone with information is asked to call Area Central detectives at 312-747-8380.

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