Five unlocked cars were entered and ransacked by burglars. These among stories in Thursday’s daily crime bulletin from Evanston police.

BURGLARY
Keeney at Judson
An unlocked 2010 Subaru was entered and ransacked near Keeney Street and Judson Avenue between noon Sunday and 7 a.m. Tuesday.

600 Forest
A 2017 Subaru and a 2011 Honda, both unlocked, were entered and ransacked between 1 p.m. Monday and 9 a.m. Wednesday in the 600 block of Forest Avenue.

400 Main
Au unlocked 2022 Hyundai was entered and ransacked between 3 p.m. Monday and 7:22 a.m. Tuesday in the 400 block of Main Street.

Elmwood and Reba
A wallet and its contents were stolen from an unlocked 2013 Nissan that was entered and ransacked near Elmwood Avenue and Reba Place between 7:30 p.m. Tuesday and 7 a.m. Wednesday.

CRIMINAL TRESPASS
2650 Ridge
Olabode Awoliyi, 35, of 8 E. 9th St., Chicago, was arrested at 2650 Ridge Ave, at 1:44 p.m. Wednesday.

GRAFFITI
1100 Chicago
Graffiti was discovered in blue spray paint on the street in the 1100 block of Chicago Avenue at 7:12 a.m. Tuesday.

1300 Chicago
Graffiti was discovered in blue spray paint on the street in the 1300 block of Chicago Avenue at 7:24 a.m. Tuesday.

400 Howard
Graffiti was discovered in red and blue spray paint on a vehicle in the 400 block of Howard Street at 4:58 p.m. Tuesday.

OTHER
2000 Jackson
Gerald A. Brooks, 55, of 1913 Asbury Ave., was arrested at 2000 Jackson Ave. at 10:46 p.m. Tuesday and charged with consuming alcohol in public.

1570 Oak
Dakar Aaron Frieson, 23, of 1570 Oak Ave., was arrested at that address at 3:42 a.m. Thursday and charged with unlawful use of a weapon.

SHOTS HEARD
600 Sheridan
Gunshots were reported in the 600 block of Sheridan Road at 2:35 p.m. Tuesday. Police checked the area but found nothing.

THEFT
500 Judson
A black 1995 Lexus SC400 was stolen by unknown means from the 500 block of Judson Avenue between 9 p.m. Monday and 2 a.m. Tuesday.

800 Judson
A secured Cruzan beach bike was stolen from the 800 block of Judson Avenue between 9:30 p.m. Monday and 7 a.m. Tuesday.

1600 Chicago
A blue specialized mountain bicycle that was secured to a bike rack in the 1600 block of Chicago Avenue was stolen between 11:40 a.m.. and 9 p.m. Saturday.

2400 Oakton
A catalytic converter was removed from a 2006 Toyota in the 2400 block of Oakton Street between 5 p.m. Friday and 10:40 a.m. Tuesday.

500 Elmwood
A catalytic converter was removed from a 2003 Chevrolet in the 500 block of Elmwood Avenue between noon on Friday and 7 a.m. Monday.

1300 Sherman
Someone stole a wallet out of a backpack in the 1300 block of Sherman Avenue around 1:15 p.m. Saturday.

1900 Sherman
A package was stolen from a residence in the 1900 block of Sherman Avenue around 5:30 p.m. Tuesday.

900 Dodge
Cosmetic items were taken from a store in the 900 block of Dodge Avenue around 3:30 p.m. Wednesday.

2500 Princeton
A sticker was removed from a vehicle in the 2500 block of Princeton Avenue between midnight on July 7 and midnight the following day.

1703 Orrington
Jessie D. Beckford, 24, of 10049 Linden St., Des Plaines, was arrested at 1703 Orrington Ave. at 4:15 p.m. Wednesday and charged with theft.

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.

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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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