Democrat run Chicago had one other weekend of rampant crime. This weekend, armed crews terrorized the town perpetrating dozens of robberies.
A report from the City Police Department reveals that theft at a five-year excessive within the metropolis, up 14%.
Police consider no less than three totally different crews are concerned on this weekend’s rampage, however no arrests have been made.
Just like prior sprees, these robberies concerned three to 5 armed and masked males who jumped out of automobiles to rob victims on the streets.
CWB Chicago reports on a number of the instances that stood out together with:
Somewhat earlier than 4 a.m., no less than 5 armed males exited a black Chrysler 300 and robbed a number of folks of telephones and wallets close to Taco Bell, 1107 West Addison, in Wrigleyville. The police report documenting the case was not finalized as of Sunday afternoon.
At 4:19 a.m., 5 gunmen exited a BMW X5 and robbed 5 males within the 6400 block of North Oakley in West Ridge, a CPD spokesperson mentioned. One of many robbers additionally robbed a close-by enterprise. Then, all of them fled within the BMW.
In a group alert issued Sunday, detectives linked 5 holdups to 1 group of males.
CWB Chicago offers a complete checklist of the most recent string of violence.