Local Crime from 17th District 1-30-2016




A MAN REPORTED that a man fired shots at him at about 10:30 p.m. Monday, Jan. 25, in the 3400 block of North Kenton Avenue, according to 17th (Albany Park) District police.
The 71-year-old man reported that as he was retrieving items from his vehicle, he saw two men standing on the railroad tracks and one of them pointed a gun at him and fired two or three shots in his direction, according to police. Officers discovered .22 caliber shell casings, police said.

A MAN WAS arrested on domestic battery and aggravated assault charges following an incident at about 7:05 p.m. Saturday, Jan. 23, at a home in the 4600 block of North Kenton Avenue, according to 17th (Albany Park) District police.
A 35-year-old woman reported that during an argument, her boyfriend put her in a headlock, stomped on her left foot and pressed a sword to her neck, threatening to kill her, according to police.
The suspect was identified by police as Jerry W. Ferguson, Age 43, of the Kenton address.

A MAN REPORTED that he was robbed at about 3:20 p.m. Friday, Jan. 22, in the 3800 block of North Avondale Avenue, according to 17th (Albany Park) District police.
The 31-year-old man reported that as he was getting out of his car, a man placed a gun to his back and took $775 from him, according to police.

A TEENAGER reported that he was robbed at about 9:45 p.m. Monday, Jan. 25, in the 4600 block of North Elston Avenue, according to 17th (Albany Park) District police.
The 16-year-old teen reported that two men approached him and that one of them took $5 and a bus pass from him, according to police.

A MAN REPORTED that he was robbed at about 10:30 a.m. Monday, Jan. 25, in the 4500 block of North Spaulding Avenue, according to 17th (Albany Park) District police.
The 18-year-old man reported that a man displayed a handgun and took debit and identification cards from him, according to police.

A MAN REPORTED that he was robbed at about 9:25 p.m. Tuesday, Jan. 26, in the 3100 block of West Lawrence Avenue, according to 17th (Albany Park) District police.
The 28-year-old man reported that as he was getting into his car, a displayed a handgun, ordered him to get out of the car, took $500 from him, pushed him to the ground and kicked him in the head and the shoulder, according to police.

EMPLOYEES reported that the Value Most Liquor store, 3263 N. Pulaski Road, was robbed at gunpoint at about 11:45 p.m. Sunday, Jan. 24, according to 17th (Albany Park) District police.
The employees, age 40 and 43, reported that three men entered the store and one of them displayed a handgun, a second man armed with a tire iron took $200 from the cash register and the third man took six bottles of alcohol valued at $153, according to police.
The 40-year-old man reported that he followed the men to the street and that as they were fleeing in a red sport utility vehicle driven by a fourth man, he fired nine shots at the car breaking the rear window, police said.

AN EMPLOYEE reported that the Albany and Elston Liquor store, 3457 N. Albany Ave., was robbed at gunpoint at about 11:45 p.m. Tuesday, Jan. 26, according to 17th (Albany Park) District police.
The employee reported that three men entered the store and that one of them displayed a handgun and took $300 and his wallet, according to police.

A WOMAN reported that she was robbed at about 9:40 p.m. Sunday, Jan. 24, in the 3600 block of West Belmont Avenue, according to 17th (Albany Park) District police.
The 42-year-old woman reported that a man took her bag containing $40 in cash, a phone charger and chips, and candy and snacks valued at $15, according to police.

A MAN REPORTED that he was robbed at about 1 p.m. Monday, Jan. 25, in the 3600 block of West Addison Street, according to 17th (Albany Park) District police.
The 53-year-old man reported that two men asked his gang affiliation, pushed him to the ground and took $30 and a bus card from him, according to police.

A WOMAN reported that her home in the 4100 block of North Lawndale Avenue was burglarized at about 10:30 a.m. Wednesday, Jan. 27, according to 17th (Albany Park) District police.
The woman reported that she heard a noise in the basement and discovered that a side window had been broken and that $1,000 was missing, according to police.

A WOMAN reported that her home in the 3500 block of North Kilpatrick Avenue was burglarized between 11 a.m. Wednesday, Jan. 27, and 1:30 a.m. the following day, according to 17th (Albany Park) District police.
The woman reported that when she returned home she discovered that the front door had been forced open and that jewelry, a mink coat valued at $4,000, a checkbook and $2,000 in cash were missing, according to police.

A MAN REPORTED that his home in the 3200 block of North Kenneth Avenue was burglarized between 4 p.m. Friday, Jan. 22, and 1:30 a.m. the following day, according to 17th (Albany Park) District police.
The man reported that when he returned home he discovered that a window was open and that a watch valued at $20 and $1,500 in cash were missing, according to police.

A MAN REPORTED that his home in the 4900 block of North Sawyer Avenue was burglarized at about midnight Saturday, Jan. 23, according to 17th (Albany Park) District police.
The man reported that when he returned home he discovered that the front door was unlocked and that a television set, an Xbox 360 video game console, four controllers, video games and a laptop computer were missing, according to police.

LINCOLNWOOD

A WOMAN was charged with driving under the influence of alcohol following her arrest at about 11:40 p.m. Tuesday, Jan. 26, in the 6900 block of North Lincoln Avenue, according to Lincolnwood police.
Officers stopped a vehicle that was speeding and swerving, and the driver was arrested after she failed sobriety tests, according to police.
The suspect was identified by police as Isis Cabrera, age 25, of the 7100 block of West 73rd Place.

AN EMPLOYEE reported that Smart Security Solutions, 3514 W. Devon Ave., was burglarized between 4:30 p.m. and 8:40 a.m. Wednesday, Jan. 27, according to Lincolnwood police.
The employee reported that when he arrived at the business he discovered that the front and back doors were open, that a generator had been moved, and that a Asus tablet touch laptop computer and a laptop bag valued at $450 were missing, according to police.

AN EMPLOYEE was arrested after he allegedly stole items from the Carson Pirie Scott store in the Lincolnwood Town Center, 3333 West Touhy Avenue, during the period between Jan. 8 and Jan. 21, according to Lincolnwood police.
Video surveillance footage shows the employee conceal merchandise valued at a total of $2,094 and leave the store without paying for the items on nine separate days, according to police. The employee said that he had stolen items valued at approximately $9,599 from the store since July of 2015, police said.
The suspect was identified by police as David M. Jendrycki, age 58, of the 5600 block of North Bernard Street.

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