Ice pick used in West Side robberies, police say

April 30, 2012 4:21:52 PM PDT
Chicago police are warning residents on the city's West Side about a string of robberies where the suspect uses an ice pick.

The robberies took place on the 1800 block of South Lawndale and 1700 block of South Kostner in the Lawndale neighborhood.

Police say the teenage suspect threatens his victims with an ice pick before robbing them of their cell phones.