If you mailed a letter recently at the U.S. Post Office on Main Street, it might not get delivered. This among stories in Thursday’s daily crime report from Evanston police.

THEFT
700 Main
Three curbside mailboxes outside the U.S. Post Office branch in the 700 block of Main Street were found pryed open before 7 a.m. Monday and an unknown number of pieces of mail may have been taken or destroyed, postal officials told police.

700 Florence
A black 2007 Subaru Forester was stolen from the 700 block of Florence Avenue between 4:45 p.m. Monday and 7:45 a.m. Tuesday.

1900 Brown
A black 2014 Nissan Titan was stolen from the 1900 block of Brown Avenue between 8 p.m. and 8:30 p.m. on Feb. 12, when it was left running with the keys inside.

1900 Lee
A registration sticker was removed from a vehicle in the 1900 block of Lee Street between Jan. 15 and 3 p.m. Monday.

1200 Hartrey
A catalytic converter was removed from a 2008 Toyota in the 1200 block of Hartrey Avenue between 10 a.m. and 8 p.m. Friday.

2200 Oakton
Merchandise was taken from a store in the 2200 block of Oakton Street around 2 p.m. Wednesday.

600 Chicago
Household supplies were stolen from the Walgreens Pharmacy in the 600 block of Chicago Avenue around 9:30 a.m. Tuesday.

BURGLARY
2100 Washington
Someone gained entry to a 2014 Subaru in the 2100 block of Washington Street between 6:45 p.m. Sunday and 9 a.m. Monday and took the vehicle owners manual and other documents.

800 Main
Clothing was taken from an unlocked vehicle in the 800 block of Main Street around 11:30 a.m. Monday.

1500 Ridge
Someone ransacked a vehicle in a parking lot in the 1500 block of Ridge Avenue between 4 p.m. Sunday and 5:23 p.m. Monday.

1200 Sherman
Miscellaneous items were taken from an unlocked Jeep in the 1200 block of Sherman Avenue between 1:30 p.m. and 2:30 p.m. Tuesday.

1300 Fowler
Landscaping equipment was stolen from a garage at a parking lot in the 1300 block of Fowler Avenue between Jan. 15 and 6 p.m. Tuesday.

1200 Wesley
Electronic equipment was taken from an unlocked 2015 Lexus in the 1200 block of Wesley Avenue between 9 p.m. Tuesday and 10:15 a.m. Wednesday.

1800 Grant
Nothing was reported missing from a vacant residence in the 1800 block of Grant Street that was entered between Feb. 8 and 2:03 p.m. Tuesday.

900 Noyes
Someone gained entry to a studio at the Noyes Cultural Art Center in the 900 block of Noyes Street around 11:40 p.m. on Feb. 4. No items were reported taken.

700 Emerson
A purse and its contents were taken from a 2015 Ford by someone who gained entry to the vehicle and ransacked it between 10:30 p.m. Monday and 11:15 a.m. Tuesday.

CRIMINAL DAMAGE
2100 Pioneer
A window was found broken on a 2014 Honda in the 2100 block of Pioneer Road between 7 a.m. Monday and 7:09 a.m. Tuesday.

500 Howard
A Noble taxicab was damaged by someone who repeatedly hit it at a gas station in the 500 block of Howard Street between 6:05 a.m. and 6:30 a.m. Thursday.

GRAFFITI
Ridge at Monroe
Graffiti was discovered painted on the street at Ridge Avenue and Monroe Street at 7:26 a.m. Wednesday.

TRAFFIC
1214 Greenleaf
Heather M. Lindahl, 48, of 1014 Ashland Ave., was arrested at 1214 Greenleaf St. at 11:57 a.m. Sunday and charged with a traffic violation.

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

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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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