A credit card was removed from the victim’s purse at a restaurant in the 1600 block of Orrington Avenue. This among the stories in today’s daily crime bulletin from Evanston police.

Criminal Damage Property

2000 Grey

Someone broke a light at a home in the 2000 block of Grey Avenue between 11 p.m. Sunday and 6 a.m. yesterday.

Criminal Damage Vehicle

2200 Ashland

A 2012 Ford sustained dents while parked in the 2200 block of Ashland Avenue between 1 p.m. and 10:30 p.m. yesterday.


1600 Dodge

Ulises Jair Barrera, 18, of 1938 Jackson Ave., and Jeremy Gregory Woodard, 19, of 8721 Hamlin, Skokie, were arrested at 1600 Dodge Ave. at 12:15 p.m. yesterday and charged with disturbing the peace. They are due in court on April 18 at 9 a.m.

Shots Heard

700 Dobson

Gunshots were reported in the 700 block of Dobson Street at 4:09 a.m. today. Police checked the area but found nothing.


600 Chicago

An unlocked bicycle was stolen from a business parking lot in the 600 block of Chicago Avenue between 10 p.m. Saturday and 5 p.m. Sunday.

1600 Orrington

Someone stole a credit card from a victim’s purse in a restaurant in the 1600 block of Orrington Avenue between 12:30 p.m. and 1:43 p.m. yesterday.

2748 Green Bay

Ann Deidre Koplow, 51, of 9137 Kostner, Skokie, was arrested at 2748 Green Bay Road at 3:15 p.m. yesterday and charged with retail theft. She is due in court on May 10 at 1:30 p.m.

1401 Maybrook

Annette Roberts, 42, of 7744 S. May St., Chicago, was arrested at 1401 Maybrook Drive, at 9:03 p.m. Sunday and charged with retail theft. She was due in court today at 8 a.m.


500 Sheridan

Roshan Pankaj Parikh, 35, of 401 S. Emerson, Mt. Prospect, was arrested at 3:36 p.m. Sunday and charged with a traffic violation. He is due in court on April 20 at 10:30 a.m.

Update 1/31/18: Charges against Parikh, who was accused of driving 60 miles an hour in a 30 mile per hour zone, were terminated after he attended eight hours of traffic school classes and paid $381 in penalties.

2024 Darrow

Tracy S. Williams, 40, of 1835 Dodge Ave., was arrested at 2024 Darrow Ave. at 6:55 p.m. Sunday and charged with a traffic violation. A court date has been set for April 11 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.

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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