Damage to a screen was explained by the discovery of bullet holes in the window at a home in the 1800 block of Leland Avenue. This among the stories in today’s daily crime bulletin from Evanston police.


1500 Seward

A bicycle was stolen from the garage of a home in the 1500 block of Seward Street between July 10 and 7 p.m. Sunday.

2300 Howard

Someone forced the door open to a store in the 2300 block of Howard Street and stole a television set around 2:45 a.m. today.

2200 Greenleaf

Burglars defeated the locks on two vehicles—a 2015 Pace and a 2015 AMF– in a business parking lot in the 2200 block of Greenleaf Street between 2 p.m. Saturday and 9 a.m. yesterday.

2200 Ridge

A laptop computer was taken from an unlocked apartment in the 2200 block of Ridge Avenue between 5 p.m. Friday and 11:12 a.m. Sunday.

Criminal Damage

1800 Leland

While investigating damage to a window screen, bullet holes were discovered in the window at a home in the 1800 block of Leland Avenue around 11 p.m. yesterday.

Shots Heard

500 Sheridan

Gunshots were reported in the 500 block of Sheridan Square at 2:28 p.m. yesterday. Police checked the area but found nothing.


2400 Howard

Merchandise was stolen from a grocery store in the 2400 block of Howard Street at about 12:30 p.m. yesterday.

1400 Oak

A bicycle was stolen from an apartment storage area in the 1400 block of Oak Avenue between 6 a.m. and 3 p.m. yesterday.

2700 Green Bay

A license plate was removed from a 2009 Subaru in a business parking lot in the 2700 block of Green Bay Road between 8:15 p.m. and 9:15 p.m. yesterday.

2000 Foster

Stereo equipment was stolen from a home in the 2000 block of Foster Street between 10 p.m. Sunday and 1 a.m. yesterday.


Howard at Elmwood

Giavanni Fitzgerald Dennison, 29, of 1509 W. Albion Ave., Chicago, was arrested at Howard Street and Elmwood Avenue at 3:30 p.m. yesterday and charged with a traffic violation. He is due in court on Aug. 14 at 10:30 a.m.

1826 Dempster

Denise R. Hernton, 60 of 5506 W. Gladys Ave., Chicago, was arrested at 6:43 p.m. yesterday at 1826 Dempster St. and charged with driving under the influence.

706 Dodge

Ashleykate M. McElroy, 25, of 6030 N. Oakley Ave., Chicago, was arrested at 9:19 p.m. Friday at 706 Dodge Ave. and charged with a traffic violation. She is due in court on Aug. 14 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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