Police issue warning of lakefront robberies

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Three people were recently mugged in a string of lakefront robberies.

CT weather4.JPGChicago Police issued a community alert warning people who frequent the lakefront on the city’s South Side to be aware of recent robberies, between 43rd and 47th streets.

In each of the incidents, anywhere from two to 13 young men approached victims and displayed weapons or physically attacked victims, then robbed them.

Chicago police say they will increase patrols along the lake shore path.

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  • Baabs

    We REALLY need the National Guard in here. The rats have infested this city & with ALL our resources on the West side, what are we left with?