Special Holiday Weekend Safety Alert
Dear Neighbors,

During this special weekend, with many of us welcoming holiday guests, please be aware of this safety alert from CPD. Specially be on the lookout for a grey SUV, license plate number JC225985. You can find more details below. I urge everyone to be sensitive to your surroundings when parking or unloading vehicles.

Together we can enjoy a happy and safe holiday.

Community Alert

Bureau of Detectives – Area Central
Community Alert
Robbery - Vehicular Hijacking
18th District (Near North)

About the Crime:

This alert gives notice to residents of the 18th (Near North) District of recently
reported Robbery- Vehicular Hijackings. The offenders approach the victims, sitting
inside, or near their vehicle, and announce a robbery. The offenders then demand
the victims' property and take their motor vehicle by threat of force. The offenders
are reportedly driving a dark grey colored SUV to facilitate these robberies. During
the incident reported under JC225985, the offenders took the victim's vehicle at
gunpoint. These incidents are occurring in Beats 1812 and 1814.
Incident Times and Locations:

• 2200 block of North Lincoln Ave., Sunday, March 24, 2019 in the evening hours.
• 2200 block of North Lincoln Park West, Sunday, March 24, 2019 in the evening
• 2300 block of North Cleveland Ave., Monday, March 25, 2019 in the morning
• 2100 block of North Fremont St., Monday, April 15, 2019 in the evening hours.
About the Offenders:
2-4 Male, African-Americans, 16-25 years old, no further description
What you can do:
• Always be aware of your surroundings.
• If confronted by an assailant, remain calm.
• Remember any unique physical characteristics (scars, tattoos, acne, limps, etc).
• Call 911 immediately and provide a detailed description of any suspicious people
including any vehicle description and license plate information.
If you have any information, contact the
Bureau of Detectives – Area Central

(312) 747-8380

JC198127, JC198319, JC198424, JC225985

Pattern: P19-1-089B

Hoping you all have a joyous Passover and Easter,


Michele Smith
43rd Ward Alderman
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