A red mountain bicycle was stolen from an apartment in the 1000 block of Dempster Street after a burglar broke the latch to the door. This among the stories in today’s daily crime bulletin from Evanston police.


1000 Dempster

A burglar broke the latch to the door of an apartment in the 1000 block of Dempster Street between 2 p.m. on Dec. 30 and 10:30 a.m. yesterday and stole a red mountain bicycle.

2800 Sheridan

Merchandise was taken from an unlocked 2019 Toyota in the 2800 block of Sheridan Place between 5 p.m. Dec. 10 and noon the following day.

1500 Simpson

Cash was taken from an unlocked 2014 Nissan in the 1500 block of Simpson Street between 4:30 p.m. Sunday and 6:45 a.. yesterday.

Criminal Damage

200 Dodge

Someone damaged the wall of a home in the 200 block of Dodge Avenue around 10:30 a.m. yesterday.


1300 Sherman

Graffiti was discovered at a retail establishment in the 1300 block of Sherman Avenue at 1:47 p.m. yesterday.

Hamilton at Hinman

Graffiti was found on the sidewalk near Hamilton Street and Hinman Avenue at 2:49 p.m. yesterday.

Greenleaf at Hinman

Graffiti was discovered in the street at Greenleaf Street and Hinman Avenue at 3:28 p.m. yesterday.

Sherman at Grove

Graffiti was discovered on the sidewalk near Sherman Avenue and Grove Street at 3:29 p.m. yesterday.

Dempster at Fowler

Graffiti was discovered on the sidewalk at Dempster Street and Fowler Avenue at 10:25 a.m. yesterday.


1235 Ridge

Ezechiel Habwawihe, 34, of 2217 Maple Ave., was arrested at 1235 Ridge Ave. at 6:41 p.m. Sunday and charged with a traffic violation. He is due in court on Jan. 27 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. 

Related Document:

Crime Bulletin (07Jan20)

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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