Police search for suspect after elderly woman attacked, robbed in Lakeview

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CHICAGO -- Chicago police have issued a community alert after a senior citizen was robbed inside a residential building.

Video provided by the Chicago Police Department shows a male offender pushing and robbing an elderly woman inside a residence on the 3600 block of North Pine Grove Avenue in the city's Lakeview neighborhood.

Police describe the man as black or Hispanic, 39-44 years old, between 5 feet 10 inches to 6 feet tall.

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Chicago Police Department.

The robbery happened shortly before 9 a.m. on Sunday, police said.

Anyone with information is asked to call Area North Detectives at 312-744-8263.