Police prompt precaution after string of armed robberies in Lakeview

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CHICAGO — Residents in Lakeview are being urged to take extra precautions after a string of armed robberies.

There have been at least six incidents between August 19th and September 10th.

In each case, the robber would display a handgun and demand the victim’s personal items.

Police say the robber wore black or gray hooded sweatshirts and a White Sox baseball cap during the robberies.