Police said three robbers have been approaching victims on the street and threatening them with handguns.
They take off in a gray Honda or gray Nissan Murano.
The robberies have happened on the:
- 0-100 block of East North Water St. in River North on Saturday, November 12 in the evening
- 2000 block of North Orleans St. in Lincoln Park on Monday November 14 in the evening
- 600 block of West Belden Ave. in Lincoln Park on Sunday November 20 in the evening
Chicago police have this safety advice:
- Always be aware of your surroundings.
- If confronted by an assailant, remain calm.
- Remember any unique physical characteristics (scars, tattoos, acne, limps, etc).
- Never pursue a fleeing assailant.
- If approached by a witness to the incident, request contact information.
- Call 911 immediately and provide a detailed description of any suspicious people including any vehicle description and license plate information.
Chicago police ask that anyone with information call detectives at (312) 744-8263