A concerned citizen dialed 911 after allegedly spotting three men wanted for a recent CTA Red Line beating involving an iPhone.
At 10:55 p.m., a complainant saw several subjects matching the description of three men wanted for the Saturday, June 10, 2012, mob beating of a 23-year-old man near State and Lake.
The tipster said the men, whom he recognized from several news reports, were in a liquor store at the intersection of West Chicago Avenue and North State Street.
The closest liquor store in the area is Holiday Wines and Spirits at 6 West Chicago Avenue.
When police arrived at the scene, there was no one in the store matching the description of the wanted offenders.
The 911 call was coded as a 19-Boy (Other miscellaneous incident, no person found).