A theft of bedding from an apartment closet in the 1000 block of Emerson Street has been reported to Evanston police. It’s one of the stories in today’s daily crime bulletin.


1000 Emerson

Someone stole bedding from the closet of an apartment in the 1000 block of Emerson Street between  August 1 and 4:48 p.m. yesterday.

700 Main

A bicycle secured to a bike rack in the 700 block of Main Street was stolen between 7 a.m. Monday and 7 a.m. yesterday.

1600 Ridge

A bicycle was taken from the yard of a home in the 1600 block of Ridge Avenue between 3:30 p.m. and 7 p.m. yesterday.


300 Custer

Burglars tried unsuccessfully to enter an apartment in the 300 block of Custer Avenue by removing screens from the windows around 4 a.m. yesterday.


1700 Brown

Elmo S. Hatfield, 49, of 1716 Dodge Ave., was arrested at 1700 Brown Ave. at 10:11 p.m. Sunday and charged with identification theft.

2925 Central

Joseph B. Hayes, 27, of 477 Arlington Ave., Elgin, was arrested at 2925 Central St. at 6:59 p.m. Saturday and was charged with forgery.


817 Davis

Genius-Morris K. Jarkloh, 30, of 1244 Jenna Drive, South Elgin, was arrested at 817 Davis St. at 7:16 p.m. yesterday and charged with a traffic violation. He is due in court on Oct. 4 at 10:30 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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