LOGAN SQUARE — Police are warning residents to be on alert after two attempted armed robberies in the neighborhood last month.
In both incidents, an armed robber went up to a victim and announced a robbery, but was unsuccessful in stealing the victim’s belongings, according to a police-issued community alert.
The robberies happened in the:
- 2300 block of North Milwaukee Avenue at 10:40 p.m. Jan. 13
- 2600 block of North Sawyer Avenue at 10:13 p.m. Jan. 15
Anyone with information about these crimes is encouraged to call detectives at 312-744-8263.