A burglary at a grocery store on Chicago Avenue and a theft at another on Howard Street are among stories in today’s daily crime bulletin from Evanston police.


600 Chicago

Burglars broke glass to access a grocery store in the 600 block of Chicago Avenue at 5:18 a.m. today.



1904 Foster

Jade K. Mercado, 35, of 6319 N. Artesian, Chicago, was arrested at 1904 Foster St. at 3:02 a.m. yesterday and charged with possession of drug paraphernalia. He is due in court on March 1 at 9 a.m.


Hull at Ridge

Graffiti was discovered near Hull Terrace and Ridge Avenue at 11:19 a.m. yesterday.


1200 Chicago

Hygiene products that had been delivered to an apartment common area in the 1200 block of Chicago Avenue were stolen between 2:42 p.m. and 11 p.m. on Feb. 2.

2485 Howard

Edin Demirovic, 19, of 6833 N. Kedzie Ave., was arrested at 2485 Howard St. at 9:22 p.m. yesterday and charged with retail theft. He is due in court on March 21 at 9 a.m.


1218 Ridge

Constalina Ashley Kinnison, 27, of 14 Treeview Drive, Lithonia, Ga., was arrested at 1218 Ridge Ave. at 5:39 a.m. Friday and charged with driving under the influence. She is due in court on March 21 at 9 a.m.

1802 Lake

Nolan D. Mason, 36, of 6825 S. Perry Ave., Chicago, was arrested at 1802 Lake St. at 10:30 p.m. yesterday and charged with a traffic violation.

608 Dodge

Mohammad Jona Samhan, 61, of 9440 S. McVicker Ave., Oak Lawn, was arrested at 608 Dodge Ave. at 1:01 p.m. yesterday and charged with a traffic violation. He is due in court on April 14 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. 

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...

Leave a comment

The goal of our comment policy is to make the comments section a vibrant yet civil space. Treat each other with respect — even the people you disagree with. Whenever possible, provide links to credible documentary evidence to back up your factual claims.

Your email address will not be published.