A woman who parked her 2014 Ford Mustang on Seward Street Friday afternoon recovered it about an hour later when she saw the thief driving it near Callan Avenue and South Boulevard. This was among stories in today’s crime bulletin from Evanston police.


800 Seward

A woman parked her red 2014 Ford Mustang in the 800 block of Seward Street Friday afternoon at 3:10 p.m., but then spotted it driven by a stranger at Callan Avenue and South Boulevard about an hour later. When she yelled at the suspect, police said, he got out of the car, but left it running as it smashed into an object, causing minor damage. The suspect then fled the scene on foot and remains at large.

800 Davis

A silver 2017 Honda was stolen from the city parking garage in the 800 block of Davis Street between noon and 2:49 p.m. Saturday.

1800 Grey

License plates were removed from a 2009 Chevrolet parked in the 1800 block of Grey Avenue between 10 p.m. Thursday and 8:30 a.m. Friday.

2200 Sherman

A secured bicycle was stolen from the sidewalk in the 2200 block of Sherman Avenue between 6:30 p.m. and 11 p.m. Friday.

900 Noyes

A shirt was stolen from the Coffee Lab & Roasters restaurant in the 900 block of Noyes Street at 4:23 p.m. Saturday.

1600 Sherman

Someone stole a prepaid cell phone at the downtown Target store in the 1600 block of Sherman Avenue at 9:15 a.m. Friday.

1100 Chicago

Alcoholic products were stolen from the Jewel-Osco grocery store in the 1100 block of Chicago Avenue at about 7:30 p.m. Friday.


2434 Main

Lusher L. White, 33, of 3450 W. Bryn Mawr Ave., Chicago, was arrested at 2434 Main St. at 4:22 p.m. Saturday and charged with aggravated assault. He is due in court on Dec. 28 at 1:30 p.m.


1300 South Boulevard

A bicycle was taken from an unlocked garage in the 1300 block of South Boulevard between 2 p.m. Nov. 6 and 2:30 p.m. Friday.

1600 Seward

A burglar entered an unlocked 2019 Subaru in the 1600 block of Seward Street at about 8:45 a.m. yesterday.

900 Crain

A burglar entered an unlocked 2006 Volvo in the 900 block of Crain Street between 6 p.m. Saturday and 5:30 p.m. yesterday. Nothing was reported taken.


1300 Oakton

Door handles were broken on a 2018 Tesla in the 1300 block of Oakton Street between 10 a.m. Saturday and 4 a.m. yesterday.

1100 Wesley

The soft convertible top of a 2014 Audi was ripped between 6:30 p.m. Thursday and 7:15 a.m. Friday in the 1100 block of Wesley Avenue.

1500 Darrow

A window was damaged on a 2017 Ford in the 1500 block of Darrow Avenue around 12:30 p.m. Friday.


1926 Emerson

Aaron J. Ward, 28, of 613 Plumer St., Costa Mesa, Calif., was arrested at 1926 Emerson St. at 2:13 a.m. Saturday and charged with possession of a controlled substance.


1600 Sherman

Graffiti was discovered on a commercial building in the 1600 block of Sherman Avenue at 11:42 a.m. Saturday.


2006 Sherman

Benjamin J. Moskow, 20, of 2006 Sherman Ave., was arrested at that address at 4:53 p.m. Saturday and charged with disorderly conduct. He is due in court on Jan. 7 at 9 a.m.


1029 Howard

Lauren L. Rodriguez, 30, of 4823 W. Gunnison Ave., Chicago, was arrested at 1029 Howard St. at 5:37 p.m. Friday and charged with a traffic violation. She is due in court on Dec. 10 at 9 a.m.

720 Oakton

Gladstone C. Williams, 77, of 7640 N. Bosworth Ave., Chicago, was arrested at 720 Oakton St. at 7:54 p.m. Saturday and charged with driving under the influence. He is due in court on Dec. 10 at 9 a.m.

Incidents listed appear among the official reports of the Evanston Police Department. An arrest does not constitute an assumption of guilt, which can only be determined by a court of law. Court appearances take place in Cook County 2nd District Court in Skokie.

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Crime Bulletin (November_23-20DR (4))

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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