Saturday, September 28, 2013

BEATEN, SENSELESS: Belmont Thugs Get $25 In 3-on-1 Attack

A man was beaten and robbed by three offenders outside of Berlin nightclub, 954 W. Belmont, near the Belmont Red Line station at 7:30 Saturday evening.

After severely beating the man, the three offenders made off with his wallet, which contained a grand total of $25.

The victim was transported to Illinois Masonic Medical Center for treatment.

Witness descriptions of the three offenders are:
1-male, black, 24, 6-feet tall, 175 pounds, blue jacket, and jeans. He was last seen boarding a train at the Belmont Station. 
2-female, black, 18-20 years old, 5'4" to 5'5" tall, skinny, wearing a blue tank top. Last seen walking eastbound on Belmont toward Clark Street. 
3-female, black, 18-20 years old, 5'4" to 5'5" tall, wearing a red shirt and green shorts. She was also last seen walking eastbound on Belmont.
Officers stopped two women who almost perfectly match the descriptions of the female offenders in the west alley behind Buckingham and Halsted. CPD contact cards were completed and the women were allowed to go on their way.

The attack is recorded as a strongarm robbery under case #HW471490.