A girl was lower, battered, and robbed of her new pet whereas strolling it on Milwaukee Avenue in Wicker Park on Thursday morning, police mentioned. Nobody is in custody.
The sufferer, age 40, advised police she was strolling her canine on the 1700 block of North Milwaukee round 9 pa.m. when a person and girl requested if they may pet her two-month-old white Pomeranian-Poodle Combine, in accordance with CPD spokesperson Kellie Bartoli.
Out of the blue, the offenders grabbed the pet, named “Blue,” and a battle ensued with the sufferer. Bartoli mentioned the lady launched the canine as a result of she heard it crying in ache in the course of the tussle.
The adopted them as they escaped with the pet, however she stopped upon realizing she had been lower by an unknown object in the course of the battle, Bartoli mentioned. She later went to Rush Hospital, the place she was handled and launched.
Police mentioned the offenders are a Black male between 30- and 35-years-old and a Hispanic girl in her 20’s.
Blue, the two-month-old Pomapoo, has white fur with a tan streak from the tip of the nostril to the tail, Bartoli mentioned. Space 5 detectives are investigating.