Garage door forced open on Florence


Burglars forced open a door to enter the garage of a home in the 300 block of Florence Avenue. This among the stories in today’s daily crime bulletin from Evanston police.


300 Florence

A garage door was forced open by burglars at a home in the 300 block of Florence Avenue between 3 p.m. Wednesday and noon yesterday. Nothing was reported taken.


Lee at Pitner

Graffiti was found in the street at Lee Street and Pitner Avenue at 10:31 a.m. yesterday.


Main at Dodge

Diaz M. Cannida, 49, of 4215 Oakton St. was arrested at Main Street and Dodge Avenue at 3 a.m. yesterday and charged with obstructing justice.


1600 Sherman

A bicycle was stolen from the sidewalk in the 1600 block of Sherman Avenue between 3 p.m. and 7:49 p.m. yesterday.

1900 Dempster

Someone took merchandise from a store in the 1900 block of Dempster Street without paying for it  around 11:20 a.m. yesterday.


1905 Church

Troy M. Marshall, 32, of 1810 Darrow St., was arrested at 1905 Church St. at 11:59 a.m. yesterday and charged with a traffic violation. He is due in court on July 16 at 9 a.m.

McCormick at Emerson

Travis M. Taylor, 29, of 1935 Jackson Ave., was arrested at McCormick Boulevard and Emerson Street at 1:52 a.m. today and charged with a traffic violation. He is due in court on June 14 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

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 stations and business-oriented magazines.

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