Someone apparently tossed a brick through a large display window at a beauty supply store in the 700 block of Howard Street. This among stories in today’s crime bulletin from Evanston police.


751 Howard

A passerby alerted police about a large display window that was broken at a beauty supply store in the 700 block of Howard Street around 6 a.m. Monday. A brick found nearby was the apparent cause, police said, but nothing was reported stolen. Damage was estimated at $500.


2800 Harrison

Clothing and personal items were taken from an unlocked 2013 Acura in the 2800 block of Harrison Street between 6:30 p.m. on July 9 and 9 a.m. the following morning.

1030 Pitner

Gary W. Heckrodt, 53, of 4621 N. Sheridan Road, Chicago, was arrested at 1030 Pitner Ave. at 3:06 a.m. Tuesday and charged with burglary.


1400 Chicago

A package was stolen from a residence in the 1400 block of Chicago Avenue between noon on June 17 and 12:49 p.m. on June 21.

Grove at Chicago

A blue SE Draft bicycle was stolen from Grove Street and Chicago Avenue between 8:20 a.m. and 3 p.m. Monday.

Benson at Church

A blue 6KU Fixie bicycle was stolen from Benson Avenue at Church Street between 1:15 p.m. and 3 p.m. Monday.

1800 Ridge

A package containing household goods was stolen from a common area at a building in the 1800 block of Ridge Avenue around 7:30 a.m. Tuesday.

400 Asbury

Food items were stolen from a gasoline service station in the 400 block of Asbury Avenue around 5 a.m. Saturday.

2201 Oakton

Jay A. George, 49, of 2109 Flicker Lane, Rolling Meadows, was arrested at 2201 Oakton St. at 1:13 p.m. Tuesday and charged with retail theft.


Main at McDaniel

Michael J. Natarus, 58, of 940 Pitner Ave., was arrested at Main Street and McDaniel Avenue at 7:59 p.m. on July 3 and charged with driving under the influence.

Incidents listed appear among the official reports of the Evanston Police Department. An arrest does not constitute an assumption 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 (July_16-21DR)


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...