Chicago (CBS) — Lakeview locals said they’re uninterested after a rash of car damage-ins.
Security video shows at the least one character breaking windows in a parking storage mornings in row.
Police stated someone broke into seven automobiles in a garage near Sheffield and Belmont, across from the Vic Theatre, someday between Saturday afternoon and Monday morning.
Security video confirmed a man breaking home windows in the storage round 2:30 a.M. Monday. When he’s performed, he walked down the stairs, out the the front door and onto Sheffield.
Greg Klaus said he wakened Monday to discover the harm. His vehicle is now in the store.
“Very irritating,” Klauss stated. “I simply desire I ought to have a little more peace of thoughts that I am secure in which I stay.”
Klaus called the police Monday morning, however safety video seemed to show the equal man returning Tuesday morning. The clip indicates him wreck the window of a car and rummage thru earlier than walking out.
“You can’t patrol everywhere all of the time,” Klaus stated. “I keep in mind that. But a few extra presence in the region would be extraordinary.”
Klaus stated he doesn’t preserve any valuables in the car, so the person best took a couple bucks.
Police said in some other storage, officers located a damaged window round four:30 a.M. Monday close to Addison and Halsted — less than a mile from Klaus’s parking spot.
“At this point, I am starting to marvel if it’s as safe a neighborhood as I idea it was,” Klaus said.
Klaus said he used to park approximately a block away until ultimate fall, while a person stole all 4 tires off his car.
“I’m paying what I think is a superb deal of money to park here. I suppose it’s secure and cozy again. I concept I became taking the preventative measures to maintain some thing from going on once more and, just a few months later, I’m here and it’s taking place all another time,” he stated.
Klaus stated part of the problem is that human beings can walk inside and out of this garage at any time.
CBS 2 reached out to the management of the storage to look if they’ll improve protection. CBS 2 also asked CPD if they will growth patrols. We will replace this tale if we pay attention returned.