Evanston police say a 52-year-old homeless man was arrested and charged three times for battery in spitting incidents. This among stories in today’s daily crime bulletin from Evanston police.

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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  1. Spitting?
    Arrested 3 times? Twice while in police custody? I feel like I’m missing the rest of this story, otherwise it seems a real waste of police resources.

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