Police: Report of tourists robbed in Loop unfounded
CHICAGO — Police say the report of two out-of-town visitors were robbed at knifepoint while walking in the Loop is “unfounded.”
Earlier, it was reported that two 27-year-olds were walking downtown, when their GPS took them to Lower Wacker Drive. They claimed three people approached them, pulled out a knife,and demanded their belongings.
Police now say the story was made up and charges are pending.