Police warn of home invasions, burglaries in Hyde Park

Police are warning of home invasions and burglaries in the city's Hyde Park neighborhood, north of University of Chicago's campus.

In each incident, which took place less than a block apart, police said suspects broke in, threatened the people inside and stole property.

Authorities said a home in the 5300-block of South Drexel Avenue was broken into just before 7 a.m. on Feb. 17. Homes were broken into in the 800-block of East 53rd Street around 7:45 a.m. on Feb. 21 and Feb. 24.

Police have not released a description of the suspects.

Anyone with information regarding these incidents should contact Area Central detectives at (312) 747-8382.
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