Friday, November 08, 2013

ROUGH AND TUMBLE: Another Man Tag-Teamed, Robbed

Two street robbers threw a Lakeview man to the ground and robbed him near Halsted and Diversey around 1 o'clock this morning.

The thugs then took the man's iPhone and wallet before fleeing westbound toward Halsted Street.

Suspect descriptions:
1-Male, black, early 20's 5'10" to 5'11", 170 pounds, wearing a red shirt under a gray or silver vest. 
2-Male, black, early 20's, 5'10" to 5'11", all dark clothing.
The strong arm robbery case number is HW525116.
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A couple of hours later, at 3:30AM, 911 received a call from a man who said he had been knocked to the ground and robbed by three men near Halsted and Belmont. Officers could not locate the purported victim.