Halloween decorations were stolen from the yard of a home on Dempster Street, and three bicycles were stolen throughout the city. These are among the stories in today’s crime bulletin from Evanston police.


1500 Dempster

Someone removed Halloween decorations from the yard of a home in the 1500 block of Dempster Street between 6:30 a.m. and  4:43 p.m. Wednesday.

1600 Chicago

A bicycle locked to a bike rack in the 1600 block of Chicago Avenue was stolen around 3:30 p.m. yesterday.

2100 Pioneer

A bicycle was taken from the garage of a home in the 2100 block of Pioneer Road around 9 a.m. Tuesday

1900 Sherman

A bicycle locked to a bike rack was stolen in the 1900 block of Sherman Avenue between 3:30 p.m. Wednesday and 4 p.m. yesterday.

2400 Dempster

Food items were taken from a gas station in the 2400 block of Dempster Street around 12:45 p.m. yesterday.

2200 Maple

Keys to an apartment in the 2200 block of Maple Avenue were taken at about 5 p.m. on Sept. 25.


700 Church

Police received a report of a man with a gun who was seen in the 700 block of Church Street around 3:45 p.m. yesterday. They checked the area but found no man with a gun.


800 Dodge

Gunshots were reported in the 800 block of Dodge Avenue at 1:12 a.m. yesterday. Police checked the area but found nothing.


Davis at Sherman

Brandon Terry Rogers, 32, of 3242 N. Sheffield Ave., Chicago, was arrested at Davis Street and Sherman Avenue at 6:57 p.m. Tuesday and charged with a traffic violation.

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 Circuit Court in Skokie.  

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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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