A concrete cutter, left unattended in a yard on Michigan, was stolen. This among the stories in today’s daily crime bulletin from Evanston police.


1700 Lyons

Someone set a large pile of clothing on fire in an apartment in the 1700 block of Lyons Street around 9:07 p.m. yesterday.


1000 Garnett

Two backpacks and an iPhone charger were among items taken in a burglary at an apartment in the 1000 block of Garnett Place between 8:30 p.m. and 10 p.m. Wednesday.

900 Michigan

A Toyota remote with key, along with house and security gate keys, were taken from a garage in the 900 block of Michigan Avenue between 9:30 a.m. and 4:06 p.m. yesterday.


1000 Michigan

A concrete cutter, left unattended in the yard of a home in the 1000 block of Michigan Avenue, was stolen between 12:15 p.m. and 1:15 p.m. yesterday.

2500 Prairie

A bicycle locked to a bike rack in the 2500 block of Prairie Avenue, was stolen between 5 p.m. Tuesday and 8:45 a.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. 

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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