Downtown robberies target girls, young woman near State and Washington, Michigan and Ontario

January 21, 2014 5:01:31 AM PST
Chicago police are investigating two robberies targeting young women in the downtown area.

Saturday morning, at State and Washington in the Loop, police say a man followed a 12-year-old and 15-year-old girl into a building and stole an iPhone and $20.

Then, early Sunday near Michigan and Ontario, police say a woman was held at gunpoint, and a man stole her purse.