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Auto burglary wave hits southeast Evanston

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Evanston police are reporting 12 car break-ins — most in southeast Evanston —  and one auto theft in today’s daily crime bulletin.

Auto theft

1300 Madison

A thief found keys in a 2002 Chevrolet parked on the street in the 1300 block of Madison Street  about 2:30 p.m. Monday and drove off with the car.

Burglary

1200 Washington

Someone stole cash from an unlocked 2006 Toyota parked in the 1200 block of Washington Street between 11 p.m. Sunday and 7 a.m. Monday

700 Wesley

Someone stole cash from a 2009 Volkswagen parked in the 700 block of Wesley Avenue between 10 p.m. Sunday at 8:03 a.m. Monday.

200 Kedzie

Someone broke into a 2015 Volkswagen parked in the 200 block of Kedzie Street between 10 p.m. Sunday and 6 a.m. Monday.

800 Michigan

Someone broke into a 2017 Subaru parked in the 800 block of Michigan Avenue between 9 p.m. Sunday and 6:55 a.m. Monday.

700 Forest

Someone stole cash from an unlocked 2007 Lexus parked in the garage of a building in the 700 flock of Forest Avenue between 9 p.m. Sunday and 9:15 a.m. Monday. 

800 Forest

Someone stole tools from a 2003 Honda parked at an apartment building in the 800 block of Forest Avenue between 4 p.m. Sunday and 8:30 a.m. Monday.

Someone stole cash from a 2013 Subaru parked on the street in the 800 block of Forest Avenue between 3 p.m. Sunday and 9:10 a.m. Monday.

Someone broke into a 2016 Mazda parked on the street in the 800 block of Forest Avenue between 11:40 p.m. Sunday and 9:56 a.m. Monday.

600 Michigan

Someone stole keys from a 2009 Mercedes pakred on the street in the 600 block of Michigan Avenue between noon Sunday and 6:30 a.m. Monday.

100 South

Someone stole credit cards from a 2016 Acura parked at an apartment building lot in the 100 block of South Blvd. between 4:30 p.m. Sunday and 8:30 a.m. Monday.

200 South

Someone stole a laptop computer and a pursefrom a 2014 Honda parked at an apartment building in the 200 block of South Blvd. between 7:30 p.m. Sunday and 10 a.m. Monday.

1900 Greeleaf

Someone used an unlocked window to gain access to a 1994 Ford parked at a repair shop in the 1900 block of Greenleaf Street between 3:30 p.m. Friday and 1:27 p.m. Monday.

1100 Ashland

Someone entered a single family home in the 1100 block of Ashland Avenue through an open window between 2 and 9:45 a.m. Monday and stole a laptop computer.

1400 Wesley

Someone entered a single family home in the 1400 block of Wesley Avenue thorugh an unlocked window between 11 p.m. Sunday and 7:30 a.m. Monday nad stole a laptop computer and a backpack.

Theft

1400 Chicago

Someone stole a package of clothing delievered to an apartment in the 1400 block of Chicago Avenue between 1:41 p.m. Wednesday and noon Sunday.

1000 Central

Someone stole keys from the golf course in the 1000 block of Central Street about 7:30 p.m. Monday.

Traffic

1917 Warren

Lisa Ann Merdinger, 51, of 1116 Monroe St., was arrested at 1917 Warren St. at 11:25 a.m. Saturday and charged with a traffic violation. She’s due in court at 1:30 p.m. on Sept. 22.

1210 Monroe

Raul Miranda, 18, of 1213 Cleveland St., was arrested at 1210 Monroe St. at 7:35 a.m. Monday and charged with a traffic violation. He’s due in court at 9 a.m. on Sept. 6.

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