Random police calls: 05/28/2011
Written By Timothy Fitz on Saturday, May 28, 2011 | 5/28/2011 07:34:00 AM
3:17 a.m. - A 911 caller reported someone spray painting a building at 4048 North Sheridan Road.
3:32 a.m. - Two suspects were arrested after breaking into St. Phillip Lutheran School at 2500 West Byrn Mawr Avenue. The purported trespassers were apprehended in an alley behind the school.
3:56 a.m. - An assault was reported at Waveland and Sheffield. According to the complainant, the offenders were standing at a nearby bus stop.
4 a.m. - Domestic battery at 1642 West Jonquil Terrace.
4:08 a.m. - A fare refused to pay a Royal cabdriver at Thorndale and Broadway.
4:10 a.m. - Several male blacks were seen looking into cars on the 4700 block of North Clarendon.They were last seen walking southbound on Clarendon.
4:14 a.m. - A man called 911 after he was allegedly stabbed by his girlfriend at 7060 North Sheridan Road. However, when he was transferred to the fire department, he reportedly hung up. It's unclear if a stabbing actually occurred.
4:52 a.m. - Someone reported shots fired in an alley on the 5500 block of North Artesian. No further details were provided.
4:52 a.m. - Security at Illinois Masonic Hospital, 836 West Wellington Avenue, reported a gang fight in the emergency room. An estimated 10 to 15 people, men and women, were fighting in the er, said the staff member. By the time police arrived, the crowd had moved on.
5:34 a.m. - A window at a medical supply store at 2834 North Lincoln Ave was shattered. It's unclear if the window was broken during a burglary or an act of vandalism.
5:37 a.m. - A 911 caller reported two men having sex near a garage on the 800 block of West Aldine. The informant said the men were doing it "in the open".
6 a.m. - Chicago police were led on an apparent wild goose chase through the Uptown neighborhood. Anonymous 911 callers reported gunshots on the 4400 block of North Kenmore, near Kenmore and Wilson Avenues; and on the 4400 block of North Sheridan, near Wilson and Sheridan Road. One tipster said the shooter, who was supposedly wearing a green jacket with an eagle on the back, fired several shots at a man and a woman. Officers were unable to verify the alleged shooting.
Posted by Timothy Fitz -- Added: 5/28/2011 07:34:00 AM