Two suburban men are facing felony charges after yet another bicyclist was beaten and robbed by a large group of people in the Loop on Saturday night. The victim is the third bicyclist — and the second Divvy rider — to be similarly attacked in the Loop since Wednesday night.
A 47-year-old man was battered and carjacked in Old Town on Saturday evening, just two days after the local alderman falsely told constituents that carjacking incidents are “significantly down” in the city.
Princeton Rogers Jr didn’t make his high school graduation ceremony Friday. Instead, the 18-year-old was standing in felony bond court as a prosecutor accused him of throwing a man to the ground and stealing his bicycle in the Loop.