Gunman robbed posh Rush Street retailer after closing time Friday

The DIOR store at 931 North Rush Street in Chicago

CHICAGO — A gunman robbed a luxury retail shop in one of the ritziest Chicago neighborhoods after business hours on Friday, according to a Chicago police report.

The robbery occurred at DIOR, 931 North Rush Street, around 10:47 p.m.

In a media statement, Chicago police said a man entered a business in the 900 block of North Rush through the back door while brandishing a handgun. CPD did not identify the store by name.

A source familiar with the case said the gunman pried open a door in the alley, entered DIOR, and threatened the staff with a handgun. He collected items from the store shelves and fled out the rear door.

Police said he escaped in a black Yukon truck. No injuries were reported.

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