Pedestrians, drivers targeted in Near West Side robberies

July 8, 2013 1:50:01 PM PDT
Chicago police issued an alert for businesses on the Near West Side after several pedestrians and delivery drivers were robbed.

The robberies were in the 100-block of South Leavitt, the 100 block of North Carpenter, the 2200-block of West Jackson, and the 2100-block of West Adams.

Police want people to be alert, and call them about anything suspicious.