Two bicycles were reported stolen in the 1700 block of Wesley Avenue and the 1800 block of Ridge Avenue. These among the stories in today’s daily crime bulletin from Evanston police.


1700 Wesley

A black and orange bicycle was stolen from the unlocked garage of a home in the 1700 block of Wesley Avenue between noon and 5:30 p.m. yesterday.

1800 Ridge

A gray and black Cannondale bicycle was stolen from an apartment common area in the 1800 block of Ridge Avenue between May 13 and 9:30 a.m. yesterday.

2120 Wilmette

Pedro Torres, 50, of 2715 W. Harrison St., Chicago, was arrested at 2120 Wilmette Road at 12:30 p.m. yesterday and charged with burglary. He is due in court on June 2 at 9 a.m.


2300 Noyes

Cash was removed from a purse at an apartment common area in the 2300 block of Noyes Court between 1 p.m. and 7:30 p.m. yesterday.


1200 Ridge

Eric D. Mitchell, 40, of 3146 W. Wallen Ave., Chicago, was arrested at 1200 Ridge Ave. at 8:29 a.m. yesterday and charged with a traffic violation. He is due in court on July 5 at 10:30 a.m.

Incidents listed appear among the official reports of the Evanston Police Department. An arrest does not constitute a finding of guilt, which can only be determined by a court of law. Court appearances take place in Cook County 2nd District Circuit Court in Skokie.  

A resident of Evanston since 1975, Chuck Bartling holds a master’s degree in journalism from Northwestern University and has extensive experience as a reporter and editor for daily newspapers, radio...

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