Police warn of convenience store robberies on NW Side

Surveillance photos of suspects in two robberies on Chicago's Northwest Side. (Chicago Police Department)

Police released surveillance photos of two men suspected in convenience store robberies on Chicago's Northwest Side.

Authorities said four robberies occurred in the last month: one in the 6800-block of West North Avenue around 3:20 a.m. on Dec. 7, one in the 2700-block of West Harlem Avenue around 9:12 p.m. on Jan. 3 and two in the 2900-block of North Pulaksi Road - one around 1:25 p.m. on Jan. 8 and the other around 9:40 a.m. on Jan. 13.

Two men were caught on camera when the 7-Eleven near Harlem and Diversey avenues was robbed. They are also suspected in the robbery on North Avenue.

One suspect is described as a Caucasian man in his late 20s to mid 30s, between 5 ft. 10 in. and 6 ft. 1 in. tall and around 170-190 lbs. He was wearing a black hooded sweatshirt and black jeans.

The other suspect is described as an African American man with a dark complexion in his early to mid 30s, between 5 ft. 10 in. and 6 ft. 2 in. tall and around 220-250 lbs. He was wearing a black jacket with a fur-lined collar and black jeans.

The suspect in the incidents on Pulaski Road is described as a Caucasian man in his 20s with blonde hair, about 5 ft. 8 or 5 ft. 9 in. tall and 175 lbs. He was wearing a partial face mask, a green hooded jacket and blue jeans. Police said the suspect was armed with a dark-colored handgun.

Anyone with information regarding these robberies should contact Area North detectives at (312)744-8263.
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