A bicycle was stolen from the yard of a home in the 1700 block of Dempster Street. This is one of the stories in today’s daily crime bulletin from Evanston police.


900 Judson

Someone attempted to gain access to an apartment unit in the 900 block of Judson Avenue between 7 a.m. and 6:26 p.m. yesterday.


900 Davis

Someone was robbed by two teens he met on the train near the Davis Street Chicago Transit Authority station around 4:30 p.m. yesterday.


1700 Dempster

A bicycle was taken from the yard of a home in the 1700 block of Dempster Street between 1 p.m. and 2:30 p.m. yesterday.

7574 Western

Rufus R. Duncan, 44, of 1717 W. Northshore Ave., Chicago was arrested at 7574 N. Western Ave., Chicago, at 2:59 a.m. today and charged with retail theft. He is due in court on Aug. 24 at 9 a.m.


710 Madison

Hababa Y. Abd Elkarim, 54, of 713 Seward St., was arrested at 710 Madison St. at 7:30 p.m. yesterday and charged with a traffic violation. He is due in court on Aug. 24 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.  

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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