Burglars target homes in Lincoln Park, Old Town

CHICAGO (Sun-Times Media Wire) - Police are warning residents about a series of recent burglaries to homes in the Lincoln Park and Old Town neighborhoods on the North Side.

In each case, Someone entered a home through an open door or window and stole computer equipment, jewelry, camera equipment, credit cards or cash, according to a community alert from Chicago police.

The burglaries occurred:

  • During the afternoon on Nov. 7 in the 2200 block of North Seminary Avenue;
  • During the day on Nov. 8 in the 1700 block of North North Park Avenue;
  • During the evening Nov. 13 in the 1800 block of North Fremont Street;
  • During the day Nov. 15 in the 1900 block of North Dayton Street;
  • During the day Nov. 16 in the 1800 block of North Halsted Street;
  • During the afternoon Nov. 17 in the 1100 block of West Dickens; and
  • During the evening on Nov. 19 in the 2100 block of North Sheffield.

Anyone with information about the break-ins was asked to call Area Central detectives at (312) 747-8380.