Three bicycles locked to bike racks in Evanston were stolen recently. These among the stories in today’s daily crime bulletin from Evanston police.


900 Maple

A victim was struck on the face in the 900 block of Maple Avenue at 7:55 p.m. yesterday.


600 Sheridan

Someone entered a 2012 Toyota parked on the street in the 600 block of Sheridan Square around 3 a.m. today.

Criminal Damage

2300 McCormick

A trash can was reported damaged in the 2300 block of McCormick Boulevard around 6 a.m. Wednesday.

200 Custer

Someone punctured the right front and back tires of a 2011 Volkswagen in the 200 block of Custer Avenue between 6:30 p.m. Wednesday and 7:30 a.m. yesterday.


1000 Grove

A womens bike that was locked to a bike rack at the McGaw YMCA was stolen between 6:45 p.m. and 7:45 p.m. Wednesday.

1000 Grove

A black custom-built road bicycle that was locked to a bike rack at the McGaw YMCA was stolen between 6 p.m. and 6:45 p.m. yesterday.

1600 Dodge

A mens bicycle that was locked to a bike rack in the 1600 block of Dodge Avenue was stolen between 4 p.m. and 6 p.m. yesterday.

1900 Foster

A silver grey 2013 Volkswagen was stolen from the 1900 block of Foster Street around 10:15 a.m. yesterday.

1454 Elmwood

Jamela Marabeh, 53, of 1820 Main St.,  was arrested at Evanston police headquarters at 12:43 p.m. yesterday and charged with possession of stolen property. She is due in court on Aug. 17 at 10:30 a.m.


2026 Noyes

Christopher West Ponder, 42, of 2413 Central St., was arrested at 2026 Noyes St. at 4:13 a.m. yesterday and chanrged with driving under the influence. He is due in court on Aug. 24 at 9 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. 

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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