Community Alert

Three residential burglaries were reported in North Beverly recently, according to a community alert issued by the Chicago Police Department.

Police said an offender enters residences through a screened window and steals items while the victims are asleep.

All the crimes occurred on Sept. 14 and 15.

Two burglaries occurred between 9 p.m. and 7 a.m.—one on the 9000 block of South Hamilton Avenue and the other on the 9000 block of South Pleasant Avenue—and the third occurred between 11 p.m. and 9 a.m. on the 9000 block of South Hamilton.

No description of the offender was available.

Police advised residents to report suspicious behavior immediately, keep property well lit, and secure doors and windows.

Anyone with information should call Area 2 detectives at (312) 747-8273.