A recent spate of burglaries has police and neighbors in Andersonville on alert.
There have been three incidents this month. The most recent, at Ranalli’s at 1512 W. Berwyn, happened on July 23rd, at 3:18am. Two other burglaries took place on the 5600 block of N. Clark, both on the night of July 14.
The burglaries were carried out by unknown offenders, wearing dark hooded jackets, who forcibly entered the business through the front door late at night, according to a Business Alert issued by police in the 20th District.
Police urged local business owners and residents to be extra attentive to any unusual activity, including suspicious people loitering near businesses.