CHICAGO — Four attacks were reported on the CTA Blue Line between October 22 and November 2, prompting Chicago police to alert West Side residents.
According to police, three of the incidents occurred at 720 S. Cicero from 3 p.m. to 7 p.m., and a fourth at 520 S. Cicero about 20 minutes later.
In all incidents, police say, the suspect approaches the victim, points a gun, and demands property.
In one instance, the suspect forcibly removed a victim’s cell phone. In another incident, the suspect threatened to shoot the victim before running away.
Police did not provide a picture of the suspect.
Anyone with information should call (312) 746-8253 or submit an anonymous tip at cpdtip.com.
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