Evanston police said they arrested a 44-year-old Evanston woman yesterday after she threw a shoe at the officer. This among stories in today’s daily crime bulletin from Evanston police.


1901 Simpson

Tracy Williams, 44, of 1630 Darrow Ave., was arrested and charged with battery, police said, after she threw a shoe at an officer who was writing a ticket for a parking violation. The incident occurred at 9:54 a.m. yesterday when police attempted to write a citation for a truck parked illegally at 1901 Simpson St. Williams, who was a passenger in the truck, not only threw a shoe at the officer, but she struck him as well, police said. She is due in court on Jan. 8 at 9 a.m.


1000 Chicago

Graffiti was discovered on the sidewalk in the 1000 block of Chicago Avenue at 10:07 a.m. yesterday.


2203 Howard

Reimundo Atempa-Hernandez, 19, of 2201 Birchwood Ave., Chicago, was arrested at 2203 Howard St. at 4:02 a.m. yesterday and charged with armed robbery.


1600 Sherman

Hygeine products and clothing were taken from the Target Department Store in the 1600 block of Sherman Avenue between 9:30 a.m. and 10:05 a.m. yesterday. That evening, an appliance was taken at about 9:15 p.m.

2200 Foster

A silver,  four-door 1999 Camry Toyota was stolen from the 2200 block of Foster Street between 9 p.m. yesterday and 7 a.m. today.

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 Court in Skokie.

Related Document:

Crime Bulletin 20Nov19                                                        

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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