According to the alert, three similar robberies have been reported in which multiple offenders approach victims on the street while displaying or implying that they have a handgun.
The three robberies and suspect descriptions, according to the alert, are:
(1) The 1400 block of W Irving Park Road at 2:20AM Monday. The offenders were described as black men in their 20's. They stand about 5'10" tall and weigh about 150 pounds. One wore a black and red hoodie while the other wore a black sweatshirt and pants.
(2) The 1300 block of W Henderson at 6:10AM yesterday. These offenders were described as three black men between 25- and 30-years-old. All were about 6-feet tall and all wore baseball caps.
(3) The 800 block of W Wrightwood at 6:35AM yesterday. The offenders were described as two black men between 20- and 25-years-old. One was about 6'2" tall and weighed about 165 pounds. he wore a gray hoodie. The other offender was about 5'7" tall and weighed about 145 pounds. He wore a black hoodie and black jeans.Anyone with information about the crimes is asked to call Area North detectives at 312.744.8263. Refer to pattern P15-N-235.