An open window provided access for burglars to grab checks from a 2008 Lexus on Brummel Street. This among the stories in today’s daily crime bulletin from Evanston police.


900 Brummel

Checks were taken from a 2008 Lexus with an open window in the 900 block of Brummel Street between 9:45 p.m. Tuesday and 9:15 a.m. yesterday.

Criminal Trespass

620 Chicago

Duane L. Allen, 48, address unknown, was arrested at 620 Chicago Ave. at 12:46 p.m. Tuesday and charged with criminal trespass to a vehicle. He is due in court on Aug. 17 at 9 a.m.


2001 Grey

Jesus N. Hernandez, 23, of 1806 Dodge Ave., and Jose M. Hernandez, 19, of 2001 Grey Ave., were arrested at 2001 Grey Ave.  around 9 p.m. yesterday. Jesus was charged with possession of cannabis and Jose was charged with disorderly conduct. They are due in court on Aug. 18 at 9 a.m.

1826 Dodge

Vincent D. Walker, 30, of 1567 Dodge Ave., was arrested at 1826 Dodge Ave. at 8 p.m. Tuesday and charged with the manufacture and delivery of cannabis.

Shots Heard

Seward at Sherman

Gunshots were reported in the vicinity of Seward Street and Sherman Avenue at about 8:05 p.m. yesterday. Police checked the area but found nothing.


600 Main

Dress boots belonging to a train commuter were taken near the 600 block of Main Street between 4:30 p.m. and 5:30 p.m. Tuesday while the victim was asleep.

800 Church

A mens road bicycle that was locked to a bike rack in the 800 block of Church Street was stolen between 7:30 p.m. and 9:15 p.m. Tuesday.

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.

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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