Thieves stole packages this week from homes on Washington Street, Howard Street, Dodge Avenue, Hinman Avenue, Asbury Avenue, and Dobson Street. These stories, seen as a byproduct of more shopping done from home, are among the stories in today’s crime bulletin from Evanston police.


1800 Washington

A package was stolen from a home in the 1800 block of Washington Street around 1:30 a.m. Thursday.

1400 Howard

A package was stolen from a home in the 1400 block of Howard Street sometime Wednesday afternoon.

500 Dodge

A package was stolen from a home in the 500 block of Dodge Avenue around 1:41 p.m. Wednesday.

900 Hinman

A package was stolen from a home in the 900 block of Hinman Avenue around 6 p.m. Tuesday.

900 Asbury

A package was stolen from a home in the 900 block of Asbury Avenue between 8 p.m. Friday and 7:30 a.m. Saturday.

800 Dobson

A package was stolen from a home in the 800 block of Dobson Street at about 5:30 p.m. Wednesday.

2400 Main

A 2015 Toyota RAV-4 that was running in a parking lot in the 2400 block of Main Street was stolen at about 9:20 p.m. Tuesday. It was recovered later in Evanston.

400 Asbury

A 2001 Chevrolet Venture was stolen with its keys inside from a gas station in the 400 block of Asbury Avenue at 10:22 p.m. yesterday.

1600 Sherman

Clothing was stolen from a locker at LA Fitness in the 1600 block of Sherman Avenue between 6 p.m. and 9:47 p.m. yesterday.

2400 Howard

Alcoholic products and food merchandise were stolen from the Jewel-Osco grocery store in the 2400 block of Howard Street Tuesday afternoon and evening.

600 Chicago

Alcoholic products were stolen from Walgreens Pharmacy in the 600 block of Chicago Avenue at about 9:30 p.m. Tuesday.


1500 Ridge

A purse was taken from an unlocked 2013 Hyundai in the 1500 block of Ridge Avenue between 2:37 p.m. and 4 p.m. Monday.


2030 Dodge

Abraham Stephens, Jr., 27, of 1814 W. Norwood St., Chicago, was arrested at 2030 Dodge Ave, at 11:38 p.m. Wednesday and charged with a traffic violation.

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.

Related Document:

Crime Bulletin (February_12-21DR)

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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