CREATURES OF HABIT: Battery Suspects Arrested At Center On Halsted

Three of the four persons wanted for last night’s battery of a man at the Center on Halsted were taken into custody today after they returned to the center mid-morning and made their way to the second floor.

Police were notified and the trio was arrested 15 minutes later.

Before this morning, the three, along with a fourth person, were last seen entering an alley behind The Crib youth shelter at Reta and Addison around 8:15 last night.

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Also at Waveland and Halsted this morning: A passer-by called police after noticing that someone had broken out a window on the front door of the Brown Elephant resale shop.

Logged as a criminal damage to property in CPD case #HW501163.

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