With Thanksgiving a little more than a week away and the coronavirus pandemic keeping people inside, a handful of thefts of items valued at less than $500 and a couple of incidents of graffiti constitute the majority of stories in today’s crime bulletin from Evanston police.
1500 South Boulevard
A leaf blower was removed from a trailer in the 1500 block of South Boulevard around 3 p.m. Monday.
A shoplifter took alcoholic products from the Walgreens Pharmacy in the 600 block of Chicago Avenue at about 8 a.m. yesterday.
A ceiling fan delivered to a residence in the 1000 block of Greenleaf Street was stolen at about 3 p.m. Monday.
Someone pried open the mailbox at a home in the 800 block of Judson Avenue between 2 p.m. and 4:30 p.m. yesterday.
Merchandise was taken from the shelves of the Target store in the 1600 block of Sherman Avenue at about 9 p.m. Monday.
A bag left unattended at a park in the 1800 block of Main Street was stolen between 4 p.m. and 5 p.m. Monday.
Someone damaged a window in the 1800 block of Grey Avenue between Nov. 9 and 11 a.m. Monday.
Graffiti was discovered on a mailbox in the 800 block of Davis Street at 1:15 p.m. Monday.
Graffiti was discovered on the street in the 600 block of Emerson Street at 6:30 p.m. Sunday.
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.
Crime Bulletin (November_18-20DR)