Offenders breaking into Northwest Side businesses and stealing vehicles: police

Chicago police are searching for multiple offenders responsible for stealing vehicles from businesses in Portage Park.

In each incident, the offenders made entry into a business by prying open an overhead or garage door.

After entering the business, the offenders stole vehicles and fled the scene. 


The incidents occurred at the following locations and times:

  • 5300 block of West Irving Park Road on June 13 at 3:36 a.m.
  • 5400 block of West Montrose Avenue on June 21 at 1:25 a.m.
  • 3900 block of North Leclaire Avenue on June 22 at 5:05 a.m.

Police believe three to six offenders may be involved.

If you have any information on these crimes, you are asked to contact the Bureau of Detectives — Area Five at (312) 746-7394.