Two Evanston men were arrested and charged with assault at the Hilton hotel on Orrington Avenue. This among the stories in today’s daily crime bulletin from Evanston police.


1710 Orrington

Gerald A. Brooks, 53, of 1408 Brown Ave., and Andre Frazier, 55, of 2121 Dewey Ave., were arrested at the Hilton Orrington Hotel at 7:03 p.m. yesterday and charged with assault.

Criminal Damage

1400 Howard

Mail boxes were found pried open yesterday at 3:42 p.m. at an apartment common area in the 1400 block of Howard Street.

2600 Green Bay

Exterior windows were broken at a retail establishment in the 2600 block of Green Bay Road between 2:45 p.m. Monday and 6:45 a.m. yesterday.


1100 Chicago

Household goods and baby formula were stolen from the Jewel-Osco grocery store in the 1100 block of Chicago Avenue between 12:30 p.m. and 2 p.m. yesterday.

1600 Dodge

A secured bicycle was stolen from the grounds of Evanston Township High School  around 9:30 a.m. yesterday.

1700 Sheridan

A bicycle secured to a boat launch in the 1700 block of Sheridan Road was stolen yesterday between 8 p.m. and 9:07 p.m.


Emerson at Asbury                                                  

Demetrius T. Brown, 25, of 8716 S. May Ave., Chicago, was arrested at Emerson Street and Asbury Avenue at 5:33 p.m. Monday and charged with a traffic violation. He is due in court on Aug. 13 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.

Related Document:

Crime Bulletin (29Jul20)

Charles Bartling

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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