Police Alert: Scooter/Moped Thefts


There have been thefts of scooters/mopeds in Chicago Police Department's 14th District Beat 1434. 

An unknown thief fled the scene in two incidents: 

  • 1900 block of W. Wabansia between Sept. 26 at 5 p.m. and Sept. 27 at 9:45 a.m. 
  • 1800 block of W. Wabansia between Sept. 28 at 10 a.m. and Sept. 29 at 6 p.m. 

What you can do

  • Be aware of this crime and alert your neighbors.
  • Pay special attention to any suspicious subjects loitering in the area.
  • Make sure all doors and windows are locked.
  • Never pursue a fleeing assailant.
  • Call 911 immediately and provide a detailed description of the offender(s) including any vehicle description and license plate information.

If you have any information about these incidents, please call Area North Detectives at 312.744.8263. 

Reference numbers for these incidents are: JC-450291 and JC-453417.



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