A cell phone left unattended at Washington Elementary School in south Evanston was stolen yesterday. This among the stories in today’s daily crime bulletin from Evanston police.


517 Des Plaines

Leon White, 30, of 328 Circle Ave., Forest Park, was arrested at the Forest Park Police Dept. at 6:23 p.m. Sunday and charged with aggravated assault. He is due in court on April 28 at 9 a.m.


1919 Dempster

Britney V. Douglas, 23, of 1741 Leland Ave., was arrested at 1919 Dempster St. at 10:17 a.m. yesterday and charged with battery. She is due in court on May 3 at 9 a.m.


1500 Ridge

Some clothing items left unattended at an apartment common area in the 1500 block of Ridge Avenue were stolen between 9:30 and 10 a.m. Sunday.

900 Ashland

A cell phone left unattended at Washington Elementary School was stolen around 6:50 p.m. yesterday.


1300 Ridge

Francisco Germain Gonzalez-Rivera, 29, of 7223 N. Oakley Ave., Chicago, was arrested at 1300 Ridge Ave. at 12:05 a.m. today and charged with a traffic violation. He is due in court on May 24 at 9 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.  

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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