Seven vehicles were reported stolen in Monday’s daily crime bulletin from Evanston police. Cmdr. Ryan Glew said there has been a noticeable rise, nationwide, in thefts of Hyundais and Kias, which accounted for three of the seven.
A white 2021 Hyundai Tucson was taken from the 500 block of Sheridan Road between 10 a.m. and 3 p.m. Friday.
A white Kia Sportage was taken from the 300 block of Custer Avenue between 6:30 p.m. Saturday and 2:30 p.m. Sunday.
Someone attempted to steal a 2017 Hyundai from the 600 block of Brummel Street around 9 p.m. Saturday by peeling the steering column.
A red 2017 Chevrolet Volt was taken from the 2100 block of Forestview Avenue between 6 p.m. Thursday and 6:28 a.m. Friday.
A gray 2016 Volkswagen Golf was stolen from a driveway in the 3000 block of Payne Street between 11:25 p.m. Saturday and 9:08 a.m. Sunday.
A blue 2020 Toyota Corolla was taken from a parking lot in the 800 block of Foster Street between 12:30 p.m. Wednesday and 6:14 p.m. Friday.
A black 2015 Jeep Renegade was taken from the 600 block of Case Place around 12:17 p.m. Friday.
A catalytic converter was removed from a vehicle in the 800 block of Washington Street between 12:01 a.m. and 11 p.m. on Jan. 9.
A catalytic converter was removed from a 2007 Honda in the 800 block of Judson Avenue between 11 p.m. on Jan. 16 and 10 a.m. on Friday.
A catalytic converter was removed from a 2018 Hyundai in the 800 block of Forest Avenue around 8 a.m. Friday.
A license plate was removed from a 2009 Toyota in the 1700 block of Emerson Street around 12:30 p.m. Sunday.
Clothing items were taken from the Gearhead Outfitters store in the 1600 block of Sherman Avenue at about 11:21 a.m. Saturday.
Alcoholic products were taken from Binny’s Beverage Depot in the 1100 block of Chicago Avenue between Dec. 23 and Jan. 14.
Ligaya M. Levi, 53, of 821 Ridge Ave., was arrested at that address at 8:51 p.m. Sunday and charged with domestic battery.
Ryan Ward, 31, of 1635 Ridge Ave., was arrested at that address at 9:46 a.m. Sunday and charged with domestic battery.
A burglar broke the window of a 2014 Kia to enter it in the 400 block of Dodge Avenue between 5 p.m. and 7 p.m. Sunday.
Subjects attempted to gain entry to a residence in the 1800 block of Grey Avenue around 2:30 p.m. Sunday by breaking a window.
Nothing was reported taken after someone broke the window of a 2020 Hyundai in a parking lot in the 600 block of Hull Terrace between 8:30 p.m. Sunday and 8:30 a.m. Monday.
Someone broke a window and ransacked the interior of a 2017 Hyundai in a parking lot in the 400 block of Custer Avenue between 10 p.m. Sunday and 7 a.m. Monday.
Someone removed boards from the windows of a building in the 200 block of Richmond Avenue around 4:35 a.m. Sunday.
The owner of a vehicle in the 1800 block of Darrow Avenue registered a complaint with police at 11:38 a.m. Saturday about a powdery substance he observed in the gas tank of his 2014 Nissan.
The front glass window of a business in the 300 block of Howard Street was reported damaged at 5:39 a.m. Friday.
Someone broke a window of a 2021 Nissan in the 700 block of Mulford Street between 4:30 p.m. Saturday and 4 p.m. Sunday.
Graffiti was discovered on a stop sign in the 300 block of Dewey Avenue at 10:34 a.m. Friday.
Graffiti was found written in black marker at a church in the 500 block of Church Street at 6:50 a.m. Saturday.
Gunshots were reported in the 1600 block of McDaniel Avenue at 8:30 p.m. Saturday. Police checked the area but found nothing.
Simpson at Dewey
Leighton A. Causwell, 20, of 1943 McDaniel Ave., was arrested at Simpson Street and Dewey Avenue at 8:55 p.m. Saturday and charged with a traffic violation.
Incidents listed are 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.