An apartment and a condominium complex in the 500 and 700 blocks of Chicago Avenue were visited by thieves, who took delivered packages. These among stories in today’s daily crime bulletin from Evanston police.


500 Chicago

Dresses and snow suits were among items in packages stolen at a condominium complex in the 500 block of Chicago Avenue between 11:40 a.m. and 4:15 p.m. yesterday.

700 Chicago

Cosmetics, a knee brace, and three pairs of tights were among items in delivered packages stolen at an apartment common area in the 700 block of Chicago Avenue around 3:25 p.m. yesterday.

Criminal Damage

1500 Foster

The window of an apartment in the 1500 block of Foster Street was damaged between 10 a.m. and 10:52 a.m. yesterday.


1700 Sherman

Gregory Gentles, 34, address unknown, was arrested at 1700 Sherman Ave. at 8:30 a.m. Tuesday and charged with public indecency. He is due in court on Dec. 7 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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