A cell phone was removed from a room at a retirement home in the 400 block of Davis Street. This among the stories in today’s daily crime bulletin from Evanston police.


400 Davis

Someone stole a cell phone from a room at a retirement home in the 400 block of Davis Street between noon and 1 p.m. Saturday.

2900 Central

Metal items were taken by a thief who cut the copper wiring at a retail establishment in the 2900 block of Central Street between 5 p.m. Friday and 8:30 a.m. Saturday.

2500 Green Bay

Metal items were taken by a thief who cut the copper wiring at a retail establishment in the 2500 block of Green Bay Road between 7 p.m. Friday and 10 a.m. Saturday.

1100 Garnett

A bicycle was taken from the yard of a home in the 1100 block of Garnett Place between midnight August 12 and 12:31 p.m. Friday.

2500 Ridge

A purse was removed from an office at Evanston Hospital between 2 p.m. and 3:30 p.m. Friday.

800 Noyes

Someone stole alcoholic products from a convenience store in the 800 block of Noyes Street at 3:17 p.m. Friday.


1818 Hovland

Nacey N. Mack, 37, of 1818 Hovland Court, was arrested at that address at 2:11 a.m. yesterday and charged with aggravated assault. He is due in court on Sept. 12 at 9:30 a.m.


1814 Hartrey

Howard C. Griffin, 50, of 1814 Hartrey Ave., was arrested at that address at 8:19 p.m. yesterday and charged with domestic battery. He is due in court on Aug. 29 at 9:30 a.m.

100 Callan

An individual was shot in the 100 block of Callan Avenue at 1:53 a.m. Saturday. He was transported to a hospital where he refused treatment, police said.


900 Ridge

Somone stole cash from an unlocked 2006 BMW in the 900 block of Ridge Court between 5 p.m. Thursday and 9 a.m. Friday.

1100 Brummel

A purse with cash and credit cards was stolen from an unlocked 2009 Honda in the 1100 block of Brummel Street between 9 p.m. Friday and 4:30 a.m. Saturday.

Criminal Damage

1500 Fowler

Someone bent in the driver side door and the rear door of a 2016 Volkswagen in the 1500 block of Fowler Avenue between 6 p.m. Friday and 9 a.m. Saturday.

2600 Sheridan

Someone forced the door open to a government building in the 2600 block of Sheridan Road around 7:12 p.m. yesterday.

1700 Dodge

A passenger window was broken on a 2018 Toyota  in the 1700 block of Dodge Avenue at about 4:07 p.m. Saturday.


2106 Central

Christian Madej, 26, of 1846 W. Birchwood Ave., Chicago, was arrested at 2106 Central Street at 1:17 p.m. Friday and charged with use of an account number with intent to defraud.

Shots Heard

Pitner at Greenleaf

Gunshots were reported at Pitner Avenue and Greenleaf Street at 10:03 p.m. yesterday. Police checked the area but found nothing.


2000 Dodge

Jeilin M. Harris-Thomas, 19, of 1415 Brown Ave., was arrested at 2000 Dodge Ave. at 4:18 p.m. Tuesday and charged with a traffic violation.

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...

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