A robber pointed a handgun at a victim in the 1800 block of Lyons Street early today and took a cell phone and a purse with keys and credit cards. This among stories in today’s daily crime bulletin from Evanston police.


1800 Lyons

A cell phone and a purse with credit cards and keys were among items taken when a robber pointed a handgun at a victim between 4:10 a.m. and 4:22 a.m. today in the 1800 block of Lyons Street.


1406 Chicago

Robert N. Saenz, 43, of 3053 N. LeClaire Ave., Chicago, was arrested at 1406 Chicago Ave. yesterday at 9:41 a.m. and charged with trespassing on real property and battery causing bodily harm. He is due in court on June 6.


1200 Cleveland

Cash was taken from an unlocked 2015 Toyota in the 1200 block of Cleveland Street between 10 a.m. Monday and 11:47 a.m. yesterday.

400 Dodge

Cash, office equipment, and documents were taken from a 2016 Kia in the 400 block of Dodge Avenue between 3:40 p.m. Monday and 7:20 a.m. yesterday.

800 Emerson

Drywall guns, a router, and a line laser were among tools taken in the burglary of a construction site in the 800 block of Emerson Street between 5:30 p.m. Monday and 6:30 a.m. yesterday.

2100 Dewey

An unlocked 1987 Volkswagen  in the 2100 block of Dewey Avenue yielded stereo equipment and vehicle parts to burglars between April 15 and 11 a.m. yesterday.


1300 Hinman

Graffiti was discovered on a garage in the 1300 block of Hinman Avenue at 9 a.m. yesterday.

600 Howard

Graffiti was discovered at a retail establishment in the 600 block of Howard Street at 6:50 p.m. yesterday.

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. 

Related Document:

Crime Bulletin (15May19)

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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