Chemistry papers and a laptop computer were taken in a burglary in the 800 block of Foster Street. This among the stories in today’s daily crime bulletin from Evanston police.


200 Custer

Arson was suspected in a fire in the 200 block of Custer Avenue between 4:39 p.m. and 5:06 p.m. yesterday.


707 Brummel

Corneilous R. Hughes, 25, of 703 Brummel St., was arrested at 707 Brummel St. at 2:41 p.m. Monday and charged with domestic battery. He is due in court on Aug. 24 at 9:30 a.m.


800 Foster

A laptop computer and chemistry papers were among items taken in the burglary of a home in the 800 block of Foster Street between 5:30 p.m. Monday and 10:30 a.m. yesterday.

Criminal Damage

1800 Central

A lock box was damaged at an office building in the 1800 block of Central Street between 2 p.m. Saturday and 7:30 a.m. Monday.


339 Howard

Adam M. Epting, 22, of 339 Howard St., was arrested at that address at 12:16 a.m. yesterday and charged with possessing a controlled substance. He is due in court on Aug. 24 at 9 a.m.


1300 Brummel

Graffiti was discovered on the street in the 1300 block of Brummel Street at 4:25 p.m. yesterday.

1700 Howard

Griffiti was discovered at a building in the 1700 block of Howard Street at 10:40 a.m. yesterday.


1900 Brummel

A womens bicycle was stolen from the porch of a home in the 1900 block of Brummel Street between 10 p.m. Monday and 6 a.m. yesterday.

1600 Sherman

A Fuji bicycle was stolen from the sidewalk in the 1600 block of Sherman Avenue between 5 p.m. and 7 p.m. yesterday.

1400 Church

A knife rack and a package of golf balls that were in a package delivered to a home in the 1400 block of Church Street were stolen around 2:40 p.m. yesterday. Suspects include two 5-foot-by-5-inches-tall black males weighing 130 pounds.

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. 

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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