Police were called out last night to the 2700 block of Central Street, midway on the route of next week’s holiday parade, to investigate a report of gunshots heard. This among the stories in today’s daily crime bulletin from Evanston police.

Shots Heard

2700 Central

Gunshots were reported in the 2700 block of Central Street at 11:04 p.m. yesterday. Police checked the area but found nothing.


2006 Washington

Leah S. Holloway, 55, of 1825 Madison St., was arrested at 2006 Washington St. at 11:22 p.m. yesterday and charged with domestic battery. She is due in court on July 10 at 9:30 a.m.

1009 Florence

Theodore R. Thomas, 49, of 1009 Florence Ave., was arrested at that address at 11:30 p.m. yesterday and charged with domestic battery. He is due in court on July 10 at 9:30 a.m.


1100 Sherman

Keys and a cell phone were taken from a vehicle in the 1100 block of Sherman Avenue between 5 p.m. Wednesday and 5:15 a.m. yesterday.

Criminal Damage

1600 Sheridan

A tree was found damaged at a playground in the 1600 block of Sheridan Road at 7:22 a.m. yesterday.

600 Dempster

Someone knocked over planters on the sidewalk in the 600 block of Dempster Street between 8 p.m. Wednesday and 6:47 a.m. yesterday.


2002 Emerson

Joseph B. Underwood, 36, of 6644 N. Artesian Ave., Chicago, was arrested at 2002 Emerson St. at 8:07 p.m. yesterday and charged with possession of cannabis. He is due in court on Aug. 12 at 9 a.m.


1600 Chicago

Yonatan B. Wondimu, 38, of 7630 N. Eastlake Terrace, Chicago, was arrested at 1600 Chicago Ave. at 1:39 a.m. Wednesday and charged with aggravated unlawful use of a weapon.


700 Ridge

An unsecured bicycle was taken from an apartment storage area at 700 Ridge Ave. between 6:30 a.m. on June 19 and 9:30 p.m. yesterday.                    

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. 

Related Document:

Crime Bulletin (28Jun19)

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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