Police say in each incident multiple armed offenders approached the victims and demanded their property by threatening use of force while displaying handguns.
The offenders fled in a vehicle. In three of the incidents, the armed offenders battered the victim in the head with the firearm, officials say.
The incidents happened at the following times and locations:
- 2100 block of W. Cullerton St on December 2, 2022 at 12:45 am.
- 2600 block of W. Iowa St on December 2, 2022 at 1:00 am.
- 900 block of N. Western Ave on December 2, 2022 at 1:05 pm.
- 800 block of N. Rockwell St on December 2, 2022 at 1:19 am.
- 3400 Block of W. Armitage Ave on December 2nd at 1:21 am.
- 3600 Block of W. Shakespeare Ave on December 2nd at 1:25 am.
- 3400 block of W. Irving Park Rd on December 2nd at 1:39 am.
- 4000 block of W. Wellington Ave on December 2nd at 1:40 am.
- 3100 block of N. Pulaski Rd on December 2nd at 2-2:30 am.
- 4000 block of W. Fullerton Ave on December 2nd at 2:10 am.
- 1000 block of N. Spaulding Ave on December 4, 2022 at 2:00 am.
- 900 block of N. Damen Ave on December 4, 2022 at 2:10 am.
- 1500 block of W. Augusta Blvd on December 4, 2022 at 2:15 am.
- 3000 block of W. Palmer Blvd on December 4, 2022 at 2:45 am.
Police are looking for two-four Black men ages 15-30, They were wearing dark clothing and ski masks. The offenders are armed with dark-colored semi-automatic handguns.