Rogers Park Robberies: Suspect steals from business employees, customers

Police are warning North Side business owners about three business robberies that happened this month in Rogers Park.

In each case, the suspect stole money from employees and customers at gunpoint, Chicago police said.


The first incident happened about 8:11 p.. Dec. 13 in the 6500 block of North Clark Street, police said. Another occurred about 6:18 p.m. Dec. 18 in the 6900 block of North Clark Street, and a third was about 7:55 Dec. 23 in the 1700 block of West Lunt Avenue.

The suspect is described a man 30 to 35-years-old, police said. He is 5-foot-10 to 6-foot-1 and weighs about 200 to 220 pounds. The man was wearing a hat and scarf to conceal his face.

Anyone with information about the robberies is asked to contact Area North detectives at 312-744-8263.


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