Bed posts that had been leaned against a home under remodeling in the 1100 block of Pitner Avenue  have been stolen. This among the stories in today’s daily crime report from Evanston police.


1100 Pitner

Bed posts that were among interior pieces placed against a home that was undergoing remodeling in the 1100 block of Pitner Avenue were stolen between 9:11 a.m. and 4:30 p.m. yesterday.

1700 Benson

A jacket was stolen from an unsecured locker in the 1700 block of Benson Avenue between 11:30 a.m. and 12:45 p.m. yesterday.

100 Custer

A 1966 Ford was stolen from an apartment parking space in the 100 block of Custer Avenue between 10 a.m. and 10:20 a.m. yesterday.


331 Howard

Kenneth T. Jenkins, Jr., 25, of 41 N. Mayfield Ave., Chicago, was arrested at 331 Howard St. at 7:23 p.m. Sunday and charged with manufacture/delivery of cannabis.

838 Dodge

Joshua A. Sawyer, 37, of 9121 Lawler Ave., Skokie, was arrested at 838 Dodge Ave. at 6:30 p.m. Sunday and charged with possession of cannabis.


600 Madison

Graffiti was discovered on Chicago Transit Authority property in the 600 block of Madison Street at 4 p.m. yesterday.

Shots Heard

Hovland at Emerson

Gunshots were reported at Hovland Court and Emerson Street at 5:47 p.m. yesterday. Police checked the area but found nothing.


2040 Dodge

Francisco J. Rueda-Perez, 22, of 1738 Dodge Ave., was arrested at 2040 Dodge Ave. at 1:25 p.m. yesterday and charged with a traffic violation. He is due in court on March 16 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. Court appearances take place in Cook County 2nd District Circuit Court in Skokie.

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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