Burglars found cell phones in unlocked cars on Custer Avenue and Sheridan Road These among the stories in today’s daily crime bulletin from Evanston police.


800 Custer

A cell phone was taken from an unlocked 2018 Ford in the 800 block of Custer Avenue between 2 p.m. Saturday and noon on Sunday.

400 Sheridan

A cell phone was taken from an unlocked 2015 Mazda in an apartment parking space in the 400 block of Sheridan Road between 10 p.m. Monday and 7:15 a.m. Tuesday.

Criminal Damage

2800  Hartzell

Someone damaged a fence in the yard of a home in the 2800 block of Hartzell Street around 3 p.m. yesterday.


700 Elgin

Parker J. Cavalier, 24, of 3601 Central St., was arrested at 700 Elgin Road at 3:45 p.m. Tuesday and charged with violation of an order of protection. He is due in court on Feb. 19 at 9:30 a.m.


600 Chicago

Cosmetics were taken by a shoplifter at Walgreens Pharmacy in the 600 block of Chicago Avenue at 11:23 a.m. yesterday.

1300 Chicago

A package containing bedding merchandise that was delivered to an apartment complex in the 1300 block of Chicago Avenue was stolen between 3:45 p.m. and 4:24 p.m. yesterday.

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. 

Related Document:

Crime Bulletin (06Feb20)

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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