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Petty Crime 

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November 6, 10 PM-November 7, 7 AM, 2100 block of North Bissell. Burglary. Briefcase stolen from man's apartment. Victim told police that the wind blows open his front door if it's not locked properly. Burglar also left refrigerator door open.

November 18, 2:55 AM, 2200 block of North Geneva. Robbery. Two female teens claiming to be gang members stole $12 from two women and fled. A male teen nearby asked one victim if she'd given up all her money. When she said she had, he kissed her.

November 20, 7:30 PM, 10000 block of South Halsted. Robbery. Man met a woman and took her to a motel. At knifepoint she stole his pants, wallet, and $20. She warned him that if he left the room he would be beaten. Man waited three hours before calling police, who rescued him.

November 25, late evening, 6400 block of South Richmond. Drug possession. Police approached group of loitering teenagers. Without prompting one male teen told police, "I just have a little bud." Police found 46.5 grams of marijuana and arrested him.

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