Police warn of lakeside robberies in Kenwood
BY MICHAEL LANSU Staff Reporter July 26, 2013 12:32AM
Police are warning Kenwood residents of an increase in robberies along the lakefront this month.
The male robbers approach their victims along the lakefront and display a weapon and take their belongings or beat them and steal their property, according to a release from Area Central detectives.
The robberies happened about 10:25 p.m. July 5 in the 4300 block of South Lake Shore Drive; about 5:10 a.m. July 17 in the 4700 block of South Lake Shore Drive, and about 9:10 p.m. July 19 in the 4300 block of South Lake Shore Drive, police said.
Anyone with information should call Area Central detectives at (312) 747-8380.