NEARBY: Lake View Man Gets A Rude Awakening

A resident in a nearby section of Lake View woke to a frightening sight around 8AM today: A complete stranger wearing a dark hoodie in his bedroom.

Once he got his bearings, the man realized that he had just been burglarized. Taken from the apartment in the 1500 block of West Irving Park Road were the victim’s laptop, iPhone, wallet, and an XBox.

Detectives have a couple of leads.

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