In recent weeks, Chicago police have issued a warning to businesses on the Near North Side following a series of 12 restaurant burglaries in the area. During each burglary, one to three men, as well as a woman, broke into the restaurant and stole cash registers and money.
The burglaries took place between January 9th and February 6th and were mostly committed in the morning hours. Four burglaries occurred in the first block of West Kinzie Street, while two burglaries took place in each of three other blocks: the 600 block of Orleans Street, the 100 block of West Kinzie Street, and the 100 block of West Illinois Street. Additionally, there was one burglary each in the 800 block of North State Street and the 300 block of West Hubbard Street.
According to officials, the men suspected of committing these crimes are believed to be between 30 and 35 years old, standing at around 5-foot-6 to 5-foot-8 inches tall and weighing between 160 to 170 pounds. The woman is thought to be between 20 to