A 2018 BMW, being charged overnight, was damaged when someone removed the vehicle’s charging port. This among stories in today’s daily crime bulletin from Evanston police.


600 Chicago

A 50-year-old Evanston resident, who was charging his 2018 BMW electric vehicle in the Walgreens parking lot in the 600 block of Chicago Avenue overnight Saturday, returned Sunday morning to discover that someone had damaged his vehicle by removing the charging port.

1500 Oak

A 2020 Nissan was damaged with scratches in the 1500 block of Oak Avenue Friday at about 11:20 a.m.

2100 Central

Someone threw a concrete brick through the window of the Great Harvest Bread bakery in the 2100 block of Central Street at about 6:20 a.m. Tuesday.


900 Maple

Cash was taken from a room at a residence in the 900 block of Maple Avenue between 7 a.m. and noon on Dec. 1.

1100 Sherman

A wallet was stolen from an unlocked 2018 Toyota in the 1100 block of Sherman Avenue between noon on Dec. 2 and 6:30 a.m. the following day.

1300 Greenleaf

Cash was stolen from an unlocked 2015 Toyota in the 1300 block of Greenleaf Street between 6 p.m. Monday and 8 a.m. Tuesday.

1100 Noyes

Someone gained entry to a garage in the 1100 block of Noyes Street by unknown means between 9 p.m. Tuesday and 8 a.m. Wednesday and stole tools.


500 Church

A backpack and its contents were taken from the First United Methodist Church in the 500 block of Church Street between 8:45 a.m. and 9:15 a.m. Sunday.

2500 Ridge

Someone attempted to remove items from a commercial building in the 2500 block of Ridge Avenue between 12:50 p.m. and 12:56 p.m. Tuesday.

1400 Dewey

A catalytic converter was removed from a 2008 Honda in the 1400 block of Dewey Avenue between 8 p.m. Tuesday and 5:30 a.m. Wednesday.

1700 Wesley

A catalytic converter was removed from a 2007 Honda in the 1700 block of Wesley Avenue around 12:45 a.m. Wednesday.


512 Ridge

Claudia E. Bueno, 24, of 2322 N. Keystone Ave., Chicago, was arrested at 512 Ridge Ave. at 7:08 a.m. on Dec. 1 and charged with a traffic violation.

1454 Elmwood

Jonathan Sancen Rosas, 27, of 7440 N. Hermitage Ave., Chicago, was arrested at Evanston police headquarters at 3:13 p.m. Friday and charged with a traffic violation.

Incidents listed appear among the official reports of the Evanston Police Department. An arrest does not constitute an assumption of guilt, which can only be determined by a court of law. Court appearances take place in Cook County 2nd District Court in Skokie.

Related Document: Crime Bulletin (December-09DR)


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...