A handgun was among items taken from an unlocked 2015 Toyota in the 1800 block of Lyons Street. This among the stories in today’s daily crime bulletin from Evanston police.


1800 Lyons

A handgun and a camera were taken from an unlocked 2015 Toyota in the 1800 block of Lyons Street between 9 p.m. Tuesday and 9:30 a.m. yesterday.

200 Hartrey

Cash and miscellaneous merchandise were stolen from an unlocked 1992 Toyota in the 200 block of Hartrey Avenue between 3 p.m. Tuesday and 8:44 a.m. yesterday.


607 Lake

Joshua K. Jones, 37, address unknown, was arrested at 607 Lake St. at 6:41 p.m. yesterday and charged with battery. He is due in court on Sept. 14 at 9 a.m.

Shots Heard

800 South Boulevard

Gunshots were reported in the 800 block of South Boulevard at 11:01 p.m. yesterday. Police checked the area but found nothing.


300 Dodge

A bicycle secured to a bike rack was stolen in the 300 block of Dodge Avenue between 9 a.m. and 11:10 a.m. yesterday.

1400 Elmwood

A secured bicycle on the sidewalk in the 1400 block of Elmwood Avenue was stolen between 9 a.m. and 7 p.m. yesterday.

1100 Chicago

Baby food was taken from the Jewel-Osco grocery store in the 1100 block of Chicago Avenue around 11:30 a.m. yesterday.

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.

Related Document:

Crime Bulletin (7/23/20)

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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