Chicago police issue alert after home burglaries in Jefferson Park

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Sunday, October 2, 2016

CHICAGO (WLS) -- Chicago police have issued an alert for people living in the Jefferson Park neighborhood after a string of daylight robberies.

All five of the burglaries happened last month within the boundaries of Central to Nagle avenues and Montrose to Peterson avenues between 9 a.m. to 5 p.m.

The robberies occurred in the 5700-block of West Wilson Avenue on Sept. 8, the 5300-block of North Mulligan Street on Sept. 17, the 6100-block of West Higgins Avenue on Sept. 21, the 6300-block of West Bryn Mawr Avenue on Sept. 30 and the 5100-block North Monitor Avenue on Sept. 30.

Police electronics, jewelry and cash being taken in the burglaries.

Anyone with information on the crimes is asked Area North Detectives at (312) 744-8263.