A car on fire on Davis Street turned into an arson incident when a report came from someone who saw a red gas can being thrown into the vehicle. This among stories in Monday’s daily crime bulletin from Evanston police.

ARSON
2400 Davis
Someone was seen throwing a red gas can inside a 2011 GMC vehicle that caught fire in the 2400 block of Davis Street at about 11 p.m. Friday.

ASSAULT
1625 Payne
Alexandria N. Brown, 25, of 1043 Darrow Ave., was arrested at 1625 Payne St. at 9:08 a.m. Sunday and charged with assault. She is due in court on May 11 at 9 a.m.

BATTERY
600 Hartrey
Chad W. Barrett, 38, of 1139 Fowler Ave., was arrested at 600 Hartrey Ave. at 10:35 p.m. Thursday and charged with battery. He is due in court on June 6 at 9 a.m.

BURGLARY
1300 Oak
A hat was taken from an unlocked 2017 Kia in the 1300 block of Oak Avenue between 9:15 p.m. Saturday and 7 a.m. Sunday.

CRIMINAL DAMAGE
2100 Ashland
The bumper of a 2005 Mercedes was damaged in a parking lot in the 2100 block of Ashland Avenue between 5:30 p.m. Thursday and 12:30 p.m. Friday.

1655 Foster
Alexandria N. Brown, 25, of 1043 Darrow Ave. was arrested at 1655 Foster St. at 3:42 a.m. and charged with criminal damage to a park. She is due in court on May 11 at 9 a.m.

GRAFFITI
400 Ridge
Graffiti was discovered at Oakton Elementary School in the 400 block of Ridge Avenue at 8:08 p.m. Saturday.

THEFT
900 Elmwood
A flowered Easter wreath was removed from the door of a home in the 900 block of Elmwood Avenue between 5:39 p.m. Friday and 5:39 p.m. Saturday.

1600 Benson
A bicycle secured to a bike rack was stolen from the 1600 block of Benson Avenue between 5 p.m. and 6 p.m. Tuesday.

1100 Chicago
Alcoholic products were stolen from Binny’s Beverage Depot in the 1100 block of Chicago Avenue between Feb. 1 and last Tuesday.

1600 Chicago
Consumable goods were taken from the Whole Foods Market in the 1600 block of Chicago Avenue around 3 p.m. Friday.

1100 Chicago
Food items were taken from the Jewel-Osco grocery store in the 1100 block of Chicago Avenue around 10 a.m. Sunday.

1900 Dempster
Alcoholic products were taken from the Valli Produce store in the 1900 block of Dempster Street between 10:36 a.m. and 3:14 p.m. Friday.

1400 Wesley
A catalytic converter was removed from a 2008 Hyundai in the 1400 block of Wesley Avenue between 4:15 p.m. and 11:15 p.m. Saturday.

1900 Wesley
A car boot was taken from a car while it was parked in the 1900 block of Wesley Avenue at about 9:15 a.m. Friday.

1600 Dodge
A computer left unattended at Evanston Township High School was taken between 1:30 p.m. on March 15 and 1:30 p.m. on March 16.

800 Noyes
A $2,200 graphics card for a computer that had been purchased online was taken by the purchaser from its owner, without paying for it, in the 800 block of Noyes Street at about 6:15 p.m. Friday.

TRAFFIC
Green Bay at Foster
Marcus R. Johnson, 26, of 1112 Sherman Ave., was arrested at Green Bay Road and Foster Street at 7:05 a.m. Saturday and charged with driving under the influence of alcohol. He is due in court on May 13 at 9 a.m.

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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