Businesses burglarized in Near West Side

A business was burglarized April 7 in the 2700 block of West Madison Street.

SHARE Businesses burglarized in Near West Side
A Chicago police officer died of an apparent suicide July 2, 2022.

Three businesses were broken into since April 7, 2021 in the Near West Side.

Sun-Times file

Three businesses were burglarized in April in the Near West Side.

In each incident, a male suspect uses a brick to break a window and takes money from inside, Chicago police said.

The burglaries happened:

  • April 7 in the 2700 block of West Madison Street;
  • April 12 in the 2800 block of West Madison Street; and
  • April 12 in the 2400 block of West Madison Street.

The suspect is between 20 to 30 years old and about 6-feet.

Anyone with information is asked to call Area Three detectives at 312-744-8263.

The Latest
Demonte Glover, 21, was on the street about 1:25 p.m. in the 1900 block of West Garfield Boulevard when he was shot in the abdomen, Chicago police and the Cook County medical examiner’s office said.
The researchers say their findings point to a need for more trauma-related health care in those places, especially in the West Side ZIP code 60624.
Take a deep dive into how Dan Proft, Tom Devore and others managed spending during the November election season.
The now-retired Chicago cop was named in two legal cases that cost the city more than $5 million. He gave $5,000 to the Vallas campaign.
The library’s collection includes a range of items, from home improvement tools to projectors, all available for Chicago residents to borrow. It’s open three days a week.