Kankakee Police

Kankakee Police

KANKAKEE — Kankakee police continue to investigate an incident where a man had his van stolen at gunpoint on Sept. 7.

According to Kankakee Police Chief Frank Kosman, the driver of the van reported that at about 8:30 p.m. he was stopped at a red light on West Court Street and Fourth Avenue. A man approached him and asked for a ride to the Kankakee Depot.

When they arrived there, the suspect displayed a handgun, ordered the victim to get out of the vehicle and drove off.

The van was found parked and unoccupied in the 1600 block of South Homan Avenue in Chicago on Sept. 8.

A version of this story appeared in the Friday digital edition of the Daily Journal.

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