The owner of a 2003 Dodge found his car running at 8:30 a.m. in the 800 block of Dodge Avenue amid a damaged ignition in an apparent car theft that went awry. This among the stories in today’s daily crime bulletin from Evanston police.
An attempt was made to steal a 2003 Dodge in the 800 block of Dodge Avenue prior to 8:30 a.m. yesterday. The owner discovered the car running, but an intruder had peeled the steering column in the process of starting the vehicle without a key.
Baby food was stolen from the Jewel-Osco grocery store in the 2400 block of Howard Street around 1 a.m. today.
Alcoholic products were stolen from the Target store in the 1600 block of Sherman Avenue at 8:55 p.m. yesterday.
A bicycle, a skateboard, and office equipment were among items taken while unsecured from a home in the 200 block of Richmond Avenue around 4:40 p.m. yesterday.
An unsecured bicycle was stolen from a home in the 1200 block of Noyes Street between 10 p.m. Wednesday and 8 a.m. yesterday.
Terrance J. Gunn, 28, of 112 Custer Ave., was arrested at 7300 N. Damen Ave. and charged with aggravated assault. He is due in court on Dec. 20 at 10:30 a.m.
Church at Wesley
Anson J.B. Lamb, 20, of 7455 N. Seeley Ave., Chicago, was arrested at Church Street and Wesley Avenue at 10:27 p.m. yesterday and charged with criminal damage to property.
Graffiti was discovered at a condominium in the 900 block of Chicago Avenue at 4:32 p.m. yesterday.
Ira M. Ayers, 34, of 6140 S. Drexel Ave., Chicago, was arrested at 1110 S. Oakley Ave., Chicago, at 5:03 p.m. on July 23 and charged with harrasssment by telephone.
Gunshots were reported in the 1800 block of Grey Avenue at 3:29 a.m. today. Police checked the area but found nothing.
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.
JULY_31-20DRCrime Bulletin (31Jul20)