A burglar entered an unlocked 2006 Mercedes-Benz in the driveway of a home in the 700 block of Roslyn Place, but the only item found missing was the car’s manual. This among the stories in today’s daily crime bulletin from Evanston police.
Cash, GPS equipment, car tools, and prescription sunglasses were taken from an unlocked 2009 Toyota in a business parking lot in the 2100 block of Dempster Street between 10 a.m. and 11 a.m. Saturday.
A laptop computer, cash, a wallet, drivers license, and credit cards were taken from an unlocked vehicle at a home in the 1800 block of Colfax Street between 10 p.m. Sunday and 6 a.m. yesterday.
A Mercedes car manual was taken from an unlocked 2006 Mercedes-Benz in the driveway of a home in the 700 block of Roslyn Place between 8 p.m. Sunday and 6:40 a.m. yesterday.
Orrington at Davis
Graffiti defaced the street at Orrington Avenue and Davis Street between midnight and 8:30 a.m. yesterday.
Cornell Hunter Hentz, 39, of 2004 Foster St., was arrested at Evanston police headquarters at 12:20 p.m. Sunday and charged with violation of an order of protection. He is due in court on Aug. 24 at 9:30 a.m.
Gunshots were reported in the 1300 block of Ashland Avenue at about 4:45 p.m. yesterday. Police checked the area but found nothing.
A mountain bike was stolen from the yard of a home in the 1400 block of Hartrey Avenue between 8 p.m. Saturday and 6:30 a.m. yesterday.
A Roadmaster bicycle was stolen from an apartment/condo common area in the 100 block of Ridge Avenue between 11 a.m. and 2 p.m. yesterday.
Robert J. Merschantz, 34, of 936 E. 93d St., Chicago, was arrested at 2341 W. Howard St. at 11:41 a.m. Saturday and charged with retail theft. He is due in court on Aug. 15 at 10:30 a.m.
Chester G. Rankin, 53, of 6950 S. Vincennes, Chicago, was arrested at 1120 Dobson St. at 3:49 p.m. Sunday and charged with retail theft. He is due in court on Aug. 16 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.