Lakeview robberies prompt community alert

August 1, 2013 8:10:36 PM PDT
A community alert has been issued to residents in some North Side neighborhoods following a string of armed robberies.

There have been six reported incidents at the locations on this map in the Lakeview neighborhood and other nearby areas.

All of them took place between the July 21 and last Sunday.

Police say in each robbery, two men approached the victims and took wallets, money, and cell phones at gunpoint.

The robberies occurred late in the evening and overnight hours.