Suspect in custody in South Side sex assaults

A suspect is in custody in Lafayette Indiana and is awaiting extradition in regards to last weeks South Side sexual assaults, Chicago police confirm.


A 43-year-old woman and her 22-year-old daughter were attacked in their home near 103rd and Emerald at about 4 a.m. Wednesday.

After being scared away from a house at 101st and Green, the suspect then assaulted a 14-year-old girl on her way to school in a yard at 100th and Peoria.

A woman who lives in the home chased away the man.

He attempted another assault of a 16-year-old girl in a nearby home, but her father chased him off.

This is a developing story – check back for more details.

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  • esco

    Nice catch, can't wait to see if the victims positively identify him, if so his nightmare will begin.
    I'll stay tuned to this one.