Witnesses described the offender as a black man dressed as a woman, 5’9” tall, 150 pounds, with black hair reaching to the middle of his back. He wore a black hat, a white shirt with a black design on the front, tight black pants, and boots. He was last seen heading westbound on Cornelia from Halsted. Motive unknown. CPD case HX448774.
A couple of hours later, at 11:50PM, police and an ambulance crew helped a man who said he had been pepper sprayed by three offenders in the 3000 block of Seminary. The motive for that incident is not known.
And, as CWB reported in this past weekend’s wrap-up, another pepper spray incident took place shortly after midnight Sunday in the 900 block of Belmont.
None of the offenders is known to be in custody.
Wrigleyville Gun DischargeA Wrigleyville man was arrested Sunday evening after neighbors reported seeing him shooting a gun into the air. Police arrested the man near his residence in the 3700 block of Clifton and recovered a weapon. He was described as white, in his 50’s, with gray hair.
Corn-Rowed FroYo Low BlowTwo suspects were taken into custody after money was stolen from a tip jar at Boystown’s Forever Yogurt store Monday morning. Police responded to the area shortly after the store opened for business and quickly tracked down the two offenders in the 800 block of Newport. Suspect descriptions:
• male, 20’s, thin build, purple shirt, jeans, corn rows.
• man dressed as a woman, 20’s, thin, 6’2” tall, wearing a silver sequin top and black short shorts.A positive identification was made and a report has been filed.