5 city employees robbed at gunpoint while working in Austin
The transportation department workers were in the midst of setting up a construction zone. Five employees with city's transportation department were robbed at gunpoint Wednesday morning while they were setting up a construction zone in Austin on the West Side.
Two gunmen approached the workers in an alley about 8:15 a.m. in the 600 block of North Lavergne Avenue and demanded their personal property, according to Chicago police.
The suspects ran east on Huron after the robbery, pol...