Woman charged in two February robberies


Police say a 32-year old Evanston woman has been returned to Evanston to face charges in two February robberies after being captured in Iowa.

Police Cmdr. Ryan Glew says Alexis King of 1823 Hovland Court had participated along with Mario Rucker and Daniel Jones in robbing a pizza delivery driver on Feb. 6 at 2122 Foster St. and in robbing and kidnapping another pizza delivery driver at 1810 Darrow Ave. on Feb. 13.

Rucker and Jones had been previously arrested and charged in the incidents

King now faces charges of armed robbery, aggravated vehicular hijacking, aggravated kidnapping, armed robbery, aggravated battery and possession of a stolen motor vehicle.

Her bond has been set at $125,000. She’s next scheduled to appear in Skokie district court at 10:30 a.m. on March 30.

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