A lockbox containing cash was taken from a desk in an office in the 500 block of Custer Avenue. This among the stories in today’s daily crime bulletin from Evanston police.


500 Custer

A lockbox with cash was stolen from an office desk in the 500 block of Custer Avenue around 11:45 a.m. yesterday.

2500 Green Bay

A package containing a laptop computer was stolen from a retail establishment in the 2500 block of Green Bay Road around 1:11 p.m. yesterday.


1600 Darrow

Johnny Palmer, 3d, 45, of 5017 Greenwood St., Skokie, was arrested at 1600 Darrow Ave. at 1:43 p.m. Thursday and charged with a traffic violation. He is due in court on Feb. 6 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. Court appearances take place in Cook County 2nd District Circuit Court in Skokie.  

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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