High-end bikes among items stolen from North, Near North Side garages

- Police are looking for burglars suspected to have stolen property in the last two months from more than a dozen garages on the North and Near North Sides.

In all the incidents, owners left their garage doors open or unlocked when people came in and stole items, including high-end bicycles, according to an alert from Chicago Police.

The burglaries happened:

  • in the morning hours on June 8 in the 1000 block of West Webster Avenue;
  • in the after noon hours on June 9 in the 1000 block of North Larrabee Street;
  • in the late evening hours to early morning hours on June 16-17 in the 2000 block of North Racine Avenue;
  • in the afternoon hours on June 16 in the 2300 block of North Bosworth Avenue;
  • in the morning hours on June 18 in the 2200 block of North Racine Avenue;
  • in the morning hours on June 19 in the 2000 block of North Halsted Street;
  • in the evening hours on June 21-23 in the 1900 block of North Lincoln Avenue;
  • in the evening hours on June 22-23 in the 1700 block of North Fremont Street;
  • in the evening hours on June 28-30 in the 1300 block of North Cleveland Avenue;
  • in the evening hours on July 8-9 in the 2200 block of North Greenview Avenue;
  • in the evening hours on July 18 in the 1600 block of North Bissell Street;
  • in the morning hours on July 20 in the 2200 block of North Greenview Avenue;
  • in the evening hours on July 23 in the 2100 block of North Wayne Street; and
  • in the evening hours on Sunday or Monday in the 1600 block of North Vine Street.
  • There was no description of possible suspects.

Anyone with information was asked for call Area Central detectives at (312) 747-8380.

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