Burglars forced the door open to enter a home in the 2700 block of Lawndale Avenue during daylight hours yesterday. This among the stories in today’s daily crime bulletin from Evanston police.


2700 Lawndale

A gutter cleaner noticed evidence of a break-in at a home in the 2700 block of Lawndale Avenue, and he called police. The incident occurred between 10:10 a.m. and 3:30 p.m. yesterday.

1400 Washington

Golf clubs were taken from an unlocked 2002 Cadillac in an alley in the 1400 block of Washington Street between 8:30 p.m. Sunday and 8:15 a.m. yesterday.

Lee at Michigan

Cash was taken from an unlocked 2016 Toyota near Lee Street and Michigan Avenue between 8 p.m. yesterday and 2:15 a.m. today.


555 Howard

Timothy L. Sturdivant, 55, of 208 Custer Ave., was arrested at 555 Howard St. at 6:02 p.m. yesterday and charged with aggravated assault. He is due in court on Dec. 6 at 9:30 a.m.

Criminal Damage

1400 Mulford

Someone broke a window and damaged fresh cement at a home in the 1400 block of Mulford Street between 5 p.m. Wednesday and 8 a.m. yesterday.

Criminal Trespass

1913 Foster

Jacqueline M. Dunn, 43, and Kenneth W. Tate, 58, both of 1913 Foster St., were arrested at that address just before noon yesterday and charged with trespass of real property. They are due in court on Dec. 13 at 9 a.m.


600 Hinman

Graffiti was discovered on the street in the 600 block of Hinman Avenue at 5:02 p.m. yesterday.

2600 Sheridan

Graffiti was discovered at a park in the 2600 block of Sheridan Road at 2:35 p.m. yesterday.


900 Judson

A black 1996 Honda Accord was stolen from the 900 block of Judson Avenue between 10 p.m. Friday and 8:30 a.m. yesterday.

2400 Prairie

A locked bicycle was stolen from the Haven Middle School grounds between 8:15 a.m. and 3:30 p.m. yesterday.


Howard at Ridge

Cleophus D. Rufus, 25, of 6833 N. Kedzie Ave., Chicago, was arrested at Howard Street and Ridge Avenue at 5:56 p.m. on Nov. 21 and charged with a traffic violation.

Davis at Forest

Serina S. Sivels, 34, of 7115 S. Calumet Ave., Chicago, was arrested at Davis Street and Forest Avenue at 10:59 a.m. on Nov. 21 and charged with a traffic violation. She is due in court on Dec. 15 at 1:30 p.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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