Cell phones stolen at YMCA, library


Cell phones were among items stolen at the McGaw YMCA and the main Evanston library. These were among stories in today’s daily crime bulletin from Evanston police.


1000 Grove

A cell phone, keys, credit card, and clothing were stolen from a locker at the McGaw YMCA  shortly before 6 p.m. yesterday.

1700 Orrington

A cell phone was taken from the main Evanston library in the 1700 block of Orrington Avenue between 3:45 p.m. and 4 p.m. yesterday. A short time later, Daniel A. Kirk, 20, of 2401 Silver Creek Drive, Franklin Park, was arrested and charged with theft. He is due in court on April 16 at 1:30 p.m.

Criminal Damage

Main at Hinman

Someone broke a mirror on a  2001 Mercury near Main Street and Hinman Avenue around 5:52 p.m. yesterday.


129 Asbury

Johnny Knox, 51, of 1429 Oakton St., was arrested at 129 Asbury Ave. at 2:52 a.m. today and charged with a traffic violation. He is due in court on May 9 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. 

Charles Bartling

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 stations and business-oriented magazines.

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