String of armed robberies reported over the weekend across the South Side

The group is believed responsible for at least eight armed robberies.

SHARE String of armed robberies reported over the weekend across the South Side
A Chicago police officer died of an apparent suicide July 2, 2022.

A string of armed robberies were reported June 12-13, 2021 across the South Side.

Sun-Times file

Police are warning residents after a string of armed robberies were reported over the weekend across the South Side.

La Voz AARP

Lea este artículo en español en La Voz Chicago, un servicio presentado por AARP Chicago.

La_Voz_Cover_Photo_2.png

In each attack, one to two people get out of a recently stolen vehicle and show a handgun before robbing a person, Chicago police said.

The robberies happened:

  • About 5:40 p.m. Saturday in the 4800 Block of South Loomis Boulevard;
  • About 3:10 p.m. Sunday in the 7400 Block of South State Street;
  • About 5:30 p.m. Sunday in the 1400 Block of East Hyde Park Boulevard;
  • About 5:45 p.m. Sunday in the 6700 Block of South State Street;
  • About 6 p.m. Sunday in the 1300 Block of East 47th Street;
  • About 6 p.m. Sunday in the 5300 Block of South Blackstone Avenue;
  • About 6 p.m. Sunday in the 500 Block of East 51st Street; and
  • About 6:05 p.m. Sunday in the 1400 Block of West 51st Street

Anyone with information can call Area One detectives at 312-747-8384.

The Latest
Drew Pyne passed for 318 yards and hit Michael Mayer for two of his three TDs, but Notre Dame couldn’t stop USC quarterback Caleb Williams, who had four total TDs.
Loyola’s first offensive play was an 80-yard touchdown pass from Jake Stearney to Declan Forde on a flea flicker.
They were sitting in a parked car in the 11300 block of South May Street when they were shot.
The fatal accident occurred on I-65 about a mile from the exit ramp at U.S. 231, minutes after a minor crash at a nearby convenience store.