Daniel Espejo | Cook County Sheriff A West Ridge man is charged with trying to rob a 17-year-old girl in the Andersonville neighborhood. Almost as scary as what he is accused of doing is what he allegedly told police after they arrested him. Prosecutors said 36-year-old Daniel Espejo approached the girl and asked for the
The Jewel-Osco store at 2940 North Ashland, | Google A group of gunmen carjacked a man in the parking lot of a Lakeview grocery store early Tuesday, police said. No one is in custody. The 24-year-old victim told police that three men wearing ski masks emerged from two cars and demanded his property around 2:55
Approximate locations of the crew’s crimes. A two-man carjacking crew that struck in Lakeview and Andersonville on Monday returned on Tuesday night with robbery attempts in Lincoln Park and North Center. They remain on the loose. Police said a Lincoln Park man was driving near the 2500 block of North Bosworth when his car was
Last night’s carjacking took place here, at the intersection of Rush and Pearson. | Google Detectives are investigating a carjacking reported late Monday night just a block from the Magnificent Mile and the “Viagra Triangle.” No one is in custody. It was at least the third carjacking on the North Side yesterday. Police said a
Armed carjackers who forced two men from their vehicle on an Andersonville side street Monday afternoon may be the same offenders who carjacked a man in Lakeview earlier in the day, according to a police department source. According to information provided by police and a friend of the victims, a man and his partner were
Skywalker shoes (left) and Andersonville Wine and Spirits | Yelp! Two Andersonville businesses were targeted by burglars early Saturday, police said. The same crew is suspected of pulling off both break-ins. First, two men broke through the front door of Skywalker shoes, 5668 North Clark around 3:25 a.m. The men collected boxes of athletic shoes
The usually sleepy Andersonville neighborhood is at the center of a police robbery alert after three victims were robbed at gunpoint last Thursday. In each case, victims have been approached on the street by two offenders who are armed with a handgun, police said. The first victim was robbed outside of Pauline’s Restaurant, police said.
Photo of the TCF robber in action yesterday afternoon. Yep. It was her. A woman who has robbed the TCF Bank inside Boystown’s Jewel-Osco twice in the past year struck on the North Side yesterday afternoon. Now dubbed the “Shady Bandit” by the FBI, the woman held up the TCF Bank inside Andersonville’s Jewel-Osco Thursday.