A 12-year–old viola player’s instrument, left unattended in the music room at Nichols Middle School, has been reported stolen. This among stories in today’s daily crime bulletin from Evanston police.


800 Greenleaf

A 12-year-old student at Nichols Middle School reported that his viola, left unattended in the school’s music room, was stolen  between Oct.  2 and Oct. 3.

1600 Benson

A bicycle secured to a bike rack was stolen in the 1600 block of Benson Avenue between 7:30 a.m. Tuesday and 2 p.m. yesterday.

1600 Sherman

A purse was stolen from an unlocked locker at a health club in the 1600 block of Sherman Avenue between 2:20 p.m. and 3:17 p.m. yesterday.


1524 Dempster

Martha Young-Andrews, 62, of 1703 Madison St., was arrested at 1524 Dempster St. at 10:20 p.m. yesterday and charged with possession of a controlled substance.

Related document:

Crime bulletin (10/25/18)

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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