A faucet was stolen from the Home Depot on Oakton Street. This among the stories in today’s crime bulletin from Evanston police.

THEFT

2200 Oakton

Someone was caught taking a faucet from the Home Depot store in the 2200 block of Oakton Street without paying for it around 3:30 p.m. Friday.

700 Mulford

A red 2014 Kia Sorrento was stolen from the 700 block of Mulford Street between Dec. 13 and 11 a.m. Saturday.

2400 Howard

A wallet and contents were stolen from the Jewel-Osco grocery store in the 2400 block of Howard Street around 5 p.m. Saturday.

1600 Chicago

Food items were taken from the Whole Foods grocery store in the 1600 block of Chicago Avenue around 5:30 p.m. Sunday.

800 Davis

Food items were taken from a convenience store in the 800 block of Davis Street at 7:46 a.m. and later at 7:25 p.m. Saturday.

800 Dempster

Cash was taken from an office in the 800 block of Dempster Street between 4 p.m. Wednesday and noon on Friday.

1100 Church

A package was stolen from a residential building in the 1100 block of Church Street at 8:15 p.m. Wednesday.

1200 Emerson

A package was stolen from a residential building in the 1200 block of Emerson Street between 4 p.m. and 5:45 p.m. Saturday.

100 Chicago

Miscellaneous items were taken from a gas station in the 100 block of Chicago Avenue at 12:13 a.m. Thursday.

200 Main

A catalytic converter was removed from a 2008 Honda in the 200 block of Main Street between 9:45 p.m. Friday and 11 a.m. Saturday.

800 Hinman

A catalytic converter was removed from a 2003 Honda in the 800 block of Hinman Avenue between 6 p.m. Tuesday and 8:30 a.m. Thursday.

BURGLARY

400 Asbury

Cash was taken from an unlocked 2013 Toyota in the 400 block of Asbury Avenue between 10 a.m. Sunday and 9 a.m. Monday.

900 South Boulevard

A bicycle and tools were stolen from an unlocked residence in the 900 block of South Boulevard between 6 p.m. Saturday and 9 a.m. Sunday.

1000 Dempster

Someone forced entry to the basement storage area of a residential building in the 1000 block of Dempster Street between 8 a.m. Friday and 3:30 p.m. Sunday and stole two air conditioner units.

1100 Emerson

A fire extinguisher was stolen from a commercial building in the 1100 block of Emerson Street around 10 a.m. Thursday by someone who forced their way into an office by breaking a window.

700 Monticello

A wallet and contents were stolen from an unlocked 2012 Jeep in the 700 block of Monticello Place shortly after 11 p.m. Sunday.

CRIMINAL DAMAGE

100 Asbury

A passenger side window of a 2011 Toyota was broken between 9 p.m. Tuesday and 8 a.m. Wednesday in the 100 block of Asbury Avenue.

1500 Howard

A passenger side window of a 2019 Mitsubishi was broken between 9 p.m. Tuesday and 11:30 a.m. Wednesday in the 1500 block of Howard Street.

700 Dobson

Someone damaged and flattened the tires of a 2016 Lexus in the 700 block of Dobson Street between 8:30 p.m. Saturday and noon on Sunday.

GRAFFITI

1400 Chicago

A blue marker was used to write the word “Kannus” as graffiti at the Music Institute of Chicago building in the 1400 block of Chicago Avenue between 9 p.m. Thursday and 10 a.m. Friday.

OTHER

1622 Sherman

Jamere M. Gregory, 32, of 1803 Hartrey Ave., was arrested at 1622 Sherman Ave. at 7:23 p.m. Friday and charged with illegal possession of alcohol in public.

3225 Natchez

Christian Paredes, 23, of 3225 N. Natchez Ave., Chicago, was arrested at that address at 4 a.m. Wednesday and charged with aggravated unlawful use of a weapon.

SHOTS HEARD

1700 Monroe

Gunshots were reported in the 1700 block of Monroe Street at 5:11 p.m. on Dec. 12. Police checked the area and found nothing, but a resident reported seeing fireworks.

1100 Florence

Gunshots were reported in the 1100 block of Florence Avenue at 2:24 a.m. Sunday. Police checked the area but found nothing.

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 (December-20DR (1))

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...