Police issued a community alert this afternoon warning about an armed man who has been robbing small retail stores at night in the city's Chicago Lawn District.
Police said the man displays a handgun and demands money from the register
One robbery occurred shortly before 9 p.m. March 27 on the 5000 block of
South Pulaski Road in the Archer Heights neighborhood. Another happened the next
day at about 8:45 p.m. on the 4800 block of South Cicero Avenue, also in Archer
The robber was described as being about 32 years of age and 6 feet 2 inches tall.
He weighs between 160 and 170 pounds