Someone shot a bullet through a window of the library at Roycemore School, Davis Street and Ridge Avenue, over the weekend. This among the stories in today’s daily crime bulletin from Evanston police.

Criminal Damage

1200 Davis

Shrapnel from a bullet shot through a window was found in the library at Roycemore School yesterday morning. The shooting occurred between 5 p.m. Friday and 7 a.m. Monday, when no students or employees were around, police said. No suspects have been identified in the incident.

2000 Greenleaf

Someone broke a window of a 2015 Septran Bluebird micro bus around 2:32 p.m. yesterday in the 2000 block of Greenleaf Street.


300 Chicago

A 26-year-old Evanston woman was cut on the thigh with a knife on a bus in the 300 block of Chicago Avenue at about 9 p.m. yesterday.


100 Callan

A purse was taken from a 2009 Toyota in the 100 block of Callan Avenue between 6:30 p.m. Sunday and 10:53 a.m. yesterday.


1700 Orrington

Graffiti was found at the Hilton Orrington Hotel in the 1700 block of Orrington Avenue at 12:08 p.m. yesterday.


600 Davis

A book was stolen from a store in the 600 block of Davis Street at about 5:42 p.m. yesterday.

2400 Dempster

A 2006 BMW was taken for a drive from an auto dealership in the 2400 block of Dempster Street at 4:32 p.m. yesterday and never returned. It was reported stolen at 5:54 p.m.

100 Custer

A bicycle was taken from an apartment common area in the 100 block of Custer Avenue between 2 p.m. Saturday and 4:31 p.m. yesterday.

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 (20Aug19)

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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