A 2007 black Jeep SUV was stolen this week near the Evanston Civic Center in the 2200 block of Ridge Avenue. This among the stories in today’s daily crime bulletin from Evanston police.


1490 Chicago

Lashawn G. Stewart, 49, of 1546 W. Jonquil, Chicago, was arrested at 1490 Chicago Ave. at 12:29 a.m. yesterday and charged with aggravated battery. He is due in court on Aug. 8 at 10:30 a.m.


1200 Noyes

A laptop computer and an Apple iPod were stolen in a burglary at a home in the 1200 block of Noyes Street between 11:30 p.m. Sunday and 6:30 a.m. yesterday.

700 Central

A blue phone charger was taken from a 2006 Toyota in the driveway of a home in the 700 block of Central Street between 9 p.m. Sunday and 10 a.m. yesterday.

1800 Grey

A 52-inch flat panel television set was taken from a home in the 1800 block of Grey Avenue between 2 p.m. and 4:18 p.m. yesterday.

Criminal Damage

1100 Dodge

Someone damaged the right and left side mirrors of a 1988 Toyota in an alley in the 1100 block of Dodge Avenue between 10:45 p.m. Saturday and 9:15 a.m. yesterday.


915 Davis

Matthew G. Berger, 31, of 50 N. Plum Grove Road, Palatine, was arrested at 915 Davis St. at 6:02 p.m. yesterday and charged with disorderly conduct. He is due in court on Aug. 26 at 9 a.m.

Shots Heard

Case at Custer

Gunshots were reported near Case Street and Custer Avenue at about 11:35 p.m. yesterday. Police checked the area but found nothing.


1400 Brown

Someone took the rear Iliinois license plate off a 2004 Kia while it was parked in the 1400 block of Brown Avenue between 12:01 a.m. and 3 p.m. yesterday.

2200 Ridge

A black 2007 Jeep SUV was stolen from the driveway of a  home in the 2200 block of  Ridge Avenue between 10 p.m. Sunday and 7:30 a.m. yesterday.


7700 Sheridan

Renata M. Guimaraes, 40, of 449 N. Carpenter St., Chicago, was arrested at 7700 N. Sheridan Road, Chicago, at 7:15 p.m. Friday and charged with a traffic violation. She is due in court on Aug. 31 at 10:30 a.m.

1300 Chicago

Shurel A. Jordan, 20, of 546 Dodge Ave., was arrested at 1300 Chicago Ave. at 12:05 p.m. Sunday and charged with a traffic violation. He is due in court on Aug. 31 at 10:30 a.m.

1232 Ridge

Robert L. Strauder, Jr., 43, of 715 Washington St., was arrested at 1232 Ridge Ave. at 12:02 a.m. Sunday and charged with driving under the influence. He is due in court on Aug. 8 at 9 a.m.

500 Hinman

Ljubomir Rodorovski, 27, of 6919 N. Sheridan Road, Chicago, was arrested at 500 Hinman Ave. at 12:42 p.m. Sunday and charged with a traffic violation. He is due in court on Aug. 31 at 10:30 a.m.

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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