Armed Robbery alert from CPD's 12th District


In the Chicago Police Department's 12th District, five Armed Robberies in September, prompted an alert to residents. 

In beats 1213 and 1215, one to three African American males between the ages of 20 and 25 approached victims displaying a handgun and demanding property. 

Their heights were between 5' 6" and 6' and weighed between 150 and 170 pounds. 


  • 500 block of North Armour Sept. 9 at 8 p.m.
  • 700 block of North Throop Sept. 9 at 8:05 p.m.
  • 300 block of North Loomis Sept. 9 at 8:30 p.m.
  • 1400 block of West Huron Sept. 12 at 6:30 p.m.
  • 800 block of North Paulina Sept. 17 at 11 p.m. 

What you can do

  • Always be aware of your surroundings
  • Ensure all doors are locked prior to leaving
  • Report suspicious activity immediately
  • If you are confronted by an assailant remain calm
  • Remember any unique physical characteristics (scars, limp, acne, teeth, etc...)
  • Never pursue a fleeing assailant, provide the information to the police
  • Ensure to have friends and family periodically check on your residence if gone for extended periods of time
  • If approached by a witness to the incident, request contact information
  • Dial 9-1-1 immediately and remain on scene when possible 

If you have any information about these crimes please call the Area 3 detectives at 312.744.8263. 

Case numbers are JD362074,JD362142,JD362071,JD366196 and JD371098.


12th District Map



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