Cars stolen on Eastwood, Green Bay


Car thefts have been reported in the 2600 block of Eastwood Avenue and the 1600 block of Green Bay Road. These among the stories in today’s daily crime bulletin from Evanston police.


1100 Howard

A victim was hit in the face by a suspect identified as a 5-foot-9-inch-tall black male weighing 160 pounds at a restaurant in the 1100 block of Howard Street around 10:30 a.m. yesterday.


500 Dempster

Someone stole cash and electronic equipment at a business in the 500 block of Dempster Street after gaining entrance by smashing the front glass door between 11 p.m. Wednesday and 4:40 a.m. yesterday.

2600 Broadway

Someone entered a 2003 Volkswagen parked unlocked in the 2600 block of Broadway between 8 p.m. Wednesday and 7:45 a.m. yesterday.

1900 Livingston

Someone stole cash from an unlocked 2013 Toyota in the 1900 block of Livingston Street between 7:30 p.m. Wednesday and 8:15 a.m. yesterday.

1900 Livingston

Cash was taken from a 2011 Toyota parked unlocked in the alley of the 1900 block of Livingston Street between 9 p.m. Tuesday and 3:53 p.m. yesterday.

2400 Hartzell

Cash was taken from a 2011 Volvo parked unlocked on the street in the 2400 block of Hartzell Street between 3 p.m. Monday and 11 a.m. yesterday.

1600 Central

A survival flashlight was taken from a 2013 Jeep parked unlocked in the 1600 block of Central Street between 6 p.m. Wednesday and 5:15 a.m. yesterday.


7500 Ridge

Jason James Harper, 24, of 7116 S. Lafayette, Chicago, was arrested at 7500 N. Ridge Ave., Chicago, at 9:10 p.m. yesterday and charged with obstructing justice. He is due in court on July 5 at 9 a.m.


500 Main

A laptop computer, left unattended in a restaurant in the 500 block of Main Street, was stolen around 10 a.m. Wednesday.

2600 Eastwood

A green 2000 Toyota van was stolen from the driveway of a home in the 2600 block of Eastwood Avenue between 9:30 p.m. Wednesday and 7 a.m. yesterday.

1900 Green Bay

A gray, four-door 2015 Kia was stolen in the 1900 block of Green Bay Road around 4:14 p.m. Wednesday.


2101 Howard

John Bertel Roberts, 51, of 1715 Dodge Ave., was arrested at 2101 Howard St. at 11:55 a.m. yesterday and charged with a traffic violation. He is due in court on July 5 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

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 stations and business-oriented magazines.

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