A burglar damaged a mail box and took documents at an apartment complex in the 200 block of Custer Avenue. This among the stories in today’s daily crime bulletin from Evanston police.

Burglary

200 Custer

Documents were taken from a damaged mail box in an apartment complex in the 200 block of Custer Avenue between 10 p.m. Monday and 4 p.m. yesterday.

500 Sheridan

Tools were among items taken from an unlocked 1999 Jeep in a parking lot in the 500 block of Sheridan Road between 10 p.m. Monday and 9 a.m. yesterday.

Battery

1749 Hartrey

Lacara S. Reckley, 38, of 1749 Hartrey Ave., was arrested at that address at 12:48 p.m. yesterday and charged with battery. She is due in court on March 11 at 10:30 a.m.

Criminal Damage

1700 Orrington

Someone damaged a metal stall door at the main Evanston Public Library in the 1700 block of Orrington Avenue between 8:10 p.m. and 9:18 p.m. yesterday.

Graffiti

1600 Emerson

Graffiti was discovered at a convenience store in the 1600 block of Emerson Street at 2:16 p.m. yesterday.

Other

1700 Darrow

A man with a gun was reported to be in the 1700 block of Darrow Avenue at 11:44 a.m. yesterday. Police checked the area but found no man with a gun.

Theft

2400 Main

Merchandise was stolen by a shoplifter at a store in the 2400 block of Main Street at 3:32 p.m. yesterday.

1600 Chicago

Keys, food, photo IDs, credit/debit cards, and miscellaneous merchandise were taken after being left unattended at an apartment common area in the 1600 block of Chicago Avenue between 4:15 p.m. and 5 p.m. yesterday.

2400 Main

Melissa L. Cruz, 21, of 5641 N. Spaulding Ave., Chicago, was arrested at 2400 Main St. at 5:37 p.m. yesterday and charged with theft.

1454 Elmwood

Rodney M. Lane, 48, of 1001 Hull Terrace, was arrested at Evanston police headquarters at 7:40 p.m. yesterday and charged with retail theft.

Traffic

Chicago at Juneway Terrace

Marquita A. Adams, 26, of 1267 E. Wilson St., Batavia, was arrested at Chicago Avenue and Juneway Terrace at 5:50 p.m. yesterday and charged with a traffic violation. She is due in court on March 3 at 9 a.m.

Grove at Ridge

Efrain Salgado, 33, of 9200 Hamilton Court, Des Plaines, was arrested at Grove Street and Ridge Avenue at 9:40 a.m. yesterday and charged with a traffic violation. He is due in court on March 13 at 10:30 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 (05Feb20)

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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