A thief attempted to steal a compactor machine from the yard of a home in the 2100 block of Dobson Street. This among the stories in today’s daily crime bulletin from Evanston police.


600 Davis

A burglar entered a restaurant in the 600 block of Davis Street through an unlocked door and stole cash between 9:30 p.m. Sunday and 10:03 a.m. yesterday

Criminal Damage

1000 Maple

Someone broke a window at a home in the 1000 block of Maple Avenue between May 26 and noon yesterday.

1900 Dempster

The windows of a 2000 Honda were shattered in a business parking lot shortly after midnight today.


310 Main

Aldrick K. Boothe, Jr., of 725 Howard St., was arrested at 310 Main St. at 4:43 p.m. Friday and charged with possession of cannabis. He is due in court on July 5 at 10:30 a.m.


2100 Dobson

The theft of a compactor machine was attempted from the yard of a home in the 2100 block of Dobson Street around 3:40 p.m. yesterday.

1000 Central

Bicycles locked to a bike rack in the 1000 block of Central Street were stolen between 7:30 a.m. and 6:15 p.m. yesterday.


1822 Kirk

Christian T. Hardison, 26, of 8348 S. Saginaw Ave., Chicago, was arrested at 1822 Kirk St. at 8:10 a.m. yesterday and charged with driving under the influence.

Asbury at Washington

Dania Velazquez, 20, of 2308 W. Arthur Ave., Chicago, was arrested at Asbury Avenue and Washington Street at 4:08 p.m. yesterday and charged with a traffic violation. She is due in court on July 24 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.  

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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