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Wrigleyville, Lincoln Park Hit By Armed Robbers

Two men robbed people at gunpoint last week.

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CHICAGO — A pair of men with guns robbed people twice last week in Wrigleyville and Lincoln Park.

The men have targeted victims who are on the sidewalk, according to a Chicago Police community alert. During one robbery, one of the men took out a gun and then ran off; during the other one, one of the men implied he had a gun and then the two men ran away.

The robberies occurred:

  • 11:55 p.m. Oct. 21 in the 500 block of West Arlington Place
  • 4:07 p.m. Oct. 23 in the 3500 block of North Halsted Street

The men were 20-30 years old and wore dark clothing, police said. No further description was available.

Anyone with information about the robberies was asked to call police at 312-744-8263.