A 2005 Hyundai driven by a black female struck a victim in the 2100 block of Darrow Avenue. This among the stories in today’s daily crime bulletin from Evanston police.


2100 Darrow

A victim was struck by a 2005 Hyundai driven by a black female in the 2100 block of Darrow Avenue at about 3:45 p.m. yesterday.


900 Dodge

A burglar damaged the rear door of a home in the 900 block of Dodge Avenue between 12:35 p.m. and 2:30 p.m. yesterday and stole some jewelry.

Criminal Damage

800 Davis

Someone damaged the exit gate at the city parking garage in the 800 block of Davis Street at about 10:30 a.m. yesterday.

1800 Sherman

Someone damaged the door knocker at a condominium in the 1800 block of Sherman Avenue around 6:30 p.m. yesterday.


South Boulevard at Wesley

Graffiti was found in the street at South Boulevard and Wesley Avenue at 3:22 p.m. yesterday.


1201 Chicago

Michael W. Lair, 51, address unknown, was arrested at 1201 Chicago Ave. at 6 p.m. Tuesday and was charged with possession of alcohol in the public way. He is due in court on Oct. 19 at 9 a.m.

Shots Heard

Emerson at Hartrey

Gunshots were reported at Emerson Street and Hartrey Avenue at 9:02 p.m. yesterday. Police checked the area but found nothing.


800 Chicago

A bicycle, left unattended on the sidewalk in the 800 block of Chicago Avenue, was stolen at about 8:06 p.m. yesterday.

2100 Dempster

A 2010 GMC truck was stolen from a rental storage facility in the 2100 block of Dempster Street between Sept. 8 and 12:04 p.m. yesterday.

1400 Emerson

Light bulbs were removed from the yard of a home in the 1400 block of Emerson Street between 12:30 a.m. Tuesday and 9:30 a.m. yesterday.

1700 Dodge

A hand air pump for inflating tires was removed from the yard of a home in the 1700 block of Dodge Avenue between midnight and 7 a.m. Tuesday.

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. 

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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