Chicago Police Department issued a community alert on Feb. 2 warning the community of two armed robberies wherein the perpetrator met his victims through the Grindr hook-up app, met them at their apartments, then produced a knife and took their property.
The police report was first detailed in a CWB Chicago post on Feb. 2.
According to reports, the first incident occurred in Lincoln Square on Jan. 22, while the second took place in Uptown on Jan. 31. The perpetrator is a white male between ages 30-35 with short brown hair, 5'10 and weighing about 160 pounds.
Persons with information about the incidents should contact Bureau of Detectives-Area North at 312-744-8263.
CWB Chicago's post is at bit.ly/2GNydgU .