Evanston police responded to a report of gunshots in the 800 block of Forest Ave. This among stories in today’s daily crime bulletin.

Shots Heard

800 Forest

Gunshots were reported in the 800 block of Forest Avenue at 11:55 a.m. yesterday. Police checked the area but found nothing.


2417 Prairie

Anthony F. Simpson, 62, of 1838 Hovland Ave., was arrested at 2417 Prairie Ave. at 12:05 p.m. yesterday and charged with battery. He is due in court on April 19 at 10:30 a.m.


1454 Elmwood

Tara Lee Schultz, 47, of 1221 Darrow Ave., was arrested at Evanston police headquarters at 7 p.m. Wednesday and charged with violating an order of protection.

821 Davis

Richard W. Walker, 64, of 1604 W. Farwell Ave., Chicago, was arrested at 821 Davis St. at 8:43 p.m. Wednesday and charged with failure to register as a criminal sex offender. He was due in court today at 9 a.m.


700 Washington

Jewelry was stolen from a retail establishment in the 700 block of Washington Street at 2:30 p.m. yesterday.

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 (22Mar19)

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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