A man with a gun was spotted at Fleetwood-Jourdain Community Center on Foster Street, and gunshots were reported in the 1000 block of Pitner Avenue. These among the stories in today’s daily crime bulletin from Evanston police.


1600 Foster

Police received a report of a man with a gun seen in the fieldhouse at Fleetwood-Jourdain Community Center in the 1600 block of Foster Street at 5:50 p.m. yesterday. They checked the area, but found no man with a gun.

Shots Heard

1000 Pitner

Gunshots were reported in the 1000 block of Pitner Avenue at 8:40 p.m. yesterday. Police checked the area, but found nothing.


810 Dobson

Adrian M. Morrison, 40, of 810 Dobson St., was arrested at that address at 4:59 p.m. yesterday and charged with domestic battery. He is due in court on Feb. 12 at 9:30 a.m.


600 Case

A robber displayed a weapon in the 800 block of Case Place at 1:24 a.m. today and took a cell phone from his victim.


600 Asbury

A package delivered to a home in the 600 block of Asbury Ave., was stolen at about 5:45 p.m. yesterday.

200 Callan

Merchandise left unattended in an apartment common area in the 200 block of Callan Avenue was stolen between Dec. 18 and Jan. 2.

6150 Broadway

Frederick Ragland, 59, of 1458 S. Canal St., Chicago, was arrested at 6150 N. Broadway Ave., Chicago, at 11:47 a.m. yesterday and charged with theft. He is due in court on Feb. 20 at 9 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. 

Related Document:

Crime Bulletin (31Jan20)

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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