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.
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.
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.
Someone entered a 2003 Volkswagen parked unlocked in the 2600 block of Broadway between 8 p.m. Wednesday and 7:45 a.m. yesterday.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
A laptop computer, left unattended in a restaurant in the 500 block of Main Street, was stolen around 10 a.m. Wednesday.
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.
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.