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Police inform residents about armed robberies

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CHICAGO (Sun-Times Media Wire) -

Suspects are being sought for robberies within the past two weeks in the South Side Fuller Park neighborhood.

The suspects display multiple weapons and take items from their victims, according to an alert from Area Central detectives.

The robberies occurred in:

• The 5200 block of South Princeton Avenue at 2:45 p.m. on April 7

• The 4800 block of South Wells Street at 4:10 p.m. on April 16

The suspects are described as two or three Black men, 20-25, 5-feet-6 to 5-feet-9, and 145-160 pounds, the alert said.

Anyone with information should contact detectives at (312) 747-8380.

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Police are warning residents in the Southwest Side Auburn neighborhood of armed robberies that occurred this week.

The two suspects, armed with a gun, go through the victim's pockets and take items, according to a community alert from Area Central detectives.

The robbers have occurred in:

• the 8100 block of South Fairfield Avenue at 9:30 p.m. on April 15

• the 8100 block of South Talman Avenue at 11:10 a.m. on April 16

The suspects are described as Black males, 16-22, 5-feet-7 to 6-feet tall, 155-175 pounds, the alert said.

Anyone with information should contact detectives at (312) 747-8380.

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Police are warning residents of the South Side Woodlawn neighborhood of an increase in robberies in April.

The two suspects approach with a gun and announce a robbery in the area of the 6600-6700 blocks of South St. Lawrence to South Blackstone avenues, according to an alert from Area Central detectives.

The first suspect is described as a Black man, 25-30, 5-feet-3 and 130-150 pounds, the alert said. The second suspect is described as a Black male, 18, and 6-feet-1.

Anyone with information should contact detectives at (312) 747-8380.

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