Chicago police warn of increase in burglaries in Chicago Lawn

Chicago police are warning residents in the Chicago Lawn neighborhood about a recent increase in burglary related incidents.

In each incident, the suspect forced entry into a residence or garage and removed property from within. 

These burglaries have occurred in the early morning hours and at the locations listed below:

  • 3800 Block of West 79th Place on July 21 at about 6 a.m.
  • 8600 Block of South Keeler. on July 22 at about 2:30 a.m.
  • 3700 Block of West 81st Place on July 26 at about 12:30 a.m.
  • 4700 Block of West 84th Place on July 26 at about 10 a.m.
  • 8500 Block of South Karlov on July 27 at about 10 p.m.
  • 8300 Block of South Kostner on July 31 at about 8:30 a.m.
  • 8600 Block of South Kolin on Aug. 1 at about 5:30 a.m.

The suspect is described as a White-Hispanic man, about 5'07 to 5'09 and 120 to 140 pounds. The suspect also has pony-tail style hair.

If anyone has information on theses burglaries, you are asked to contact the Bureau of Detectives – Area One at (312) 747-8380.