In two incidents, police say an offender solicited a ride and then allegedly robbed the driver at knifepoint after reaching the requested location. Robberies were reported at the following locations:
- 2800-block of W. Ardmore on April 19 around 6 a.m.
- 2400-block of W. Eastwood on April 23 around 9:25 p.m.
The offender is described as a 6-foot-tall African American male between the ages of 18-25 weighing 140 pounds. Police say the offender was wearing a blue hooded sweatshirt and grey sweatpants during one of the incidents.
Anyone with information is encouraged to contact Chicago police at 312-744-8263.