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11-year-old robbed of bike at knife-point in Lake View: police

The boy was riding Sunday afternoon when a male suspect came up to him holding a knife and demanded the bicycle, police say.

A boy was robbed Sept. 6, 2020, in the 1300 block of West Roscoe Street.
A boy was robbed Sept. 6, 2020, in the 1300 block of West Roscoe Street.
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An 11-year-old boy was robbed of his bicycle by someone brandishing a knife Sunday afternoon in Lake View.

The boy was riding in the 1300 block of West Roscoe Street about 3:40 p.m. when a male suspect came up to him holding a knife and demanded the bicycle, Chicago police said.

The boy ran off uninjured, and the suspect left with the bike, police said.

Police have not announced an arrest.

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