An unusual theft early today -- two pineapples taken from an apartment. That was one of three thefts reported in today's daily crime bulletin from Evanston police.
2300 Noyes Court
A resident of an apartment building in the 2300 block of Noyes Court reported that someone had used a key to enter the apartment and taken two pineapples from it. The pineapples were reported missing at 12:30 a.m. today.
Someone stole a blue Schwinn bicycle that was locked on the sidewalk in the 1700 block of Orrington Avenue between 11:25 a.m. Wednesday and 3:40 p.m. Thursday.
An engine hoist was stolen from an apartment building storage area in the 900 block of Dobson St. sometime between 5 p.m. on Aug. 3 and noon on Monday.
Asbury at Harvard
Gaspar R. Simmons Jr., 26, of 4110 N. Kimball in Chicago, was arrested at Asbury Avenue and Harvard Terrace at 10:38 p.m. Thursday and charged with a traffic violation. He's due in court at 9 a.m. on Oct. 4.
Birchwood at Ridge
Christin D. Skaggs, 24, of 1941 Darrow Ave., was arrested at Birchwood Avenue and Ridge Boulevard in Chicago at 1:15 a.m. today and charged with a traffic violation. Court date is 9 a.m. Sept. 13.