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Police warn of business burglaries on Near West Side

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Police are warning Near West Side residents of four recent business burglaries.

In each incident, the suspect entered through the door and removed property, according to a community alert from Chicago Police.

The burglaries happened:

  • about 8 p.m. April 8 in the 900 block of West Randolph;
  • about 10:30 p.m. April 13 in the 1800 block of West Chicago;
  • about 4 a.m. April 18 in the 1000 block of West Kinzie; and
  • about 5 a.m. April 18 in the 1600 block of West Chicago.

The suspect is described as a black male, wearing all black, and usually carrying a dark backpack, police said. He was driving a dark-colored, four-door vehicle.

Anyone with information should call Area Central detectives at (312) 747-8382.