CTA Red Line robbery: Man seen violently robbing victim on Chinatown platform, CPD says

CHICAGO (WLS) -- Chicago police are looking for a man reportedly seen violently robbing someone on the Chinatown Red Line platform Monday.

Just after 2:05 p.m., a man was seen forcibly taking property from a CTA rider on the Cermak-Chinatown platform, Chicago police said.

The victim was knocked to the ground and injured during the struggle, according to CPD.

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In a surveillance photo, the man is seen wearing jeans, a camouflage jacket and white shoes.

Anyone with information is asked to call the Bureau of Detectives/Mass Transit at (312)-745-4443.

Earlier this month CPD issued an alert about CTA riders being robbed along Cermak Road.
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