Metra passengers held-up in station

WGN News

WGN News

4:46 PM CST, January 27, 2012



In a brazen afternoon stick-up, robbers entered the Metra station in the 800 Block of E. 95th St., pulled out guns, ordered everyone waiting for the train onto the floor and demanded all of their money and valuables.

No injuries were reported in the January 19th incident.

The Chicago Police Department has released descriptions of the robbers: two black males, 18-25 years-of-age, 5'07" - 5'09", 155-165 lbs..  One of the suspects wore a black puffy winter vest, light brown sweat shirt, with light brown baseball cap.  The second suspect wore beige pants and a black hooded sweat jacket.