A cell phone that was left unattended at Nichols Middle School on Greenleaf Street was reported stolen late yesterday afternoon.This among the stories in today’s daily crime bulletin from Evanston police.


800 Greenleaf

A cell phone left unattended at Nichols Middle School, in the 800 block of Greenleaf Street, was reported stolen around 5:30 p.m. yesterday.

1400 Judson

A license plate was removed from a 2014 Honda parked in the 1400 block of Judson Avenue between 10 a.m. Tuesday and 11:15 a.m. yesterday.

200 Custer

A package containing a light brown tote bag and wallet that was delivered to a condominium in the 200 block of Custer Avenue was stolen around 4 p.m. yesterday.


1822 Ridge

Shawn A. Smith, 44, of 1822 Ridge Ave., was arrested at that address at 3:35 p.m. Wednesday and charged with domestic battery. He is due in court on March 13 at 9:30 a.m.

Criminal Damage

2300 Emerson

Someone slashed the tires of a 2018 Dodge vehicle in the 2300 block of Emerson Street around 3:53 p.m. yesterday.


Dempster at Dodge

Arturo Alvarado-Mejia, 36, of 6028 N. Mozart St., Chicago, was arrested at Dempster Street and Dodge Avenue at 5:34 p.m. yesterday and charged with driving under the influence. He is due in court on March 22 at 1:30 p.m.

An arrest does not constitute a finding of guilt, which can only be determined by a court of law. Court apearances take place in Cook County 2nd District Circuit Court in Skokie. 

Related Document:

Crime Bulletin (01Mar19)

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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