A pickpocket bumped into a 60-year-old Chicago woman in the Goodwill store in the 1900 block of Dempster Street and took her purse with $300 in cash. This among the stories in today’s daily crime bulletin from Evanston police.

Theft

1900 Dempster

A pickpocket bumped into a 60-year-old Chicago woman in the Goodwill store in the 1900 block of Dempster Street at about 4:40 p.m. Friday and took her purse containing $300 in cash

Kedzie at Chicago

A bicycle secured to a bike rack near Kedzie Street and Chicago Avenue was stolen between 9 p.m. Friday and 8 a.m. Saturday.

1600 Sherman

Alcoholic products were stolen from a store in the 1600 block of Sherman Avenue at 9:05 a.m. Friday

Alcoholic products were stolen from a store in the 1600 block of Sherman Avenue around 5 p.m. Thursday.

Alcoholic products were stolen from a store in the 1600 block of Sherman Avenue around 9 a.m. yesterday.

A cell phone was taken from a store in the 1600 block of Sherman Avenue around 10:10 a.m. Saturday.

1000 Davis

A bicycle secured with a combination lock was stolen from the 1000 block of Davis Street between 8 p.m. and 10 p.m. Thursday.

2400 Lee

A bicycle that was unsecured in the yard of a home in the 2400 block of Lee Street was stolen between 10 p.m. Saturday and 8 a.m. yesterday.

2100 Jackson

A purse was stolen from an apartment in the 2100 block of Jackson Avenue between 9:30 a.m. Saturday and 8 p.m. yesterday.

2100 Dewey

A cell phone and clothing items were taken from an apartment in the 2100 block of Dewey Avenue between 7 p.m. and 8 p.m. yesterday.

1454 Elmwood

Simran Katyai, 18, of 6511 N. Fairfield Ave., Chicago, was arrested at Evanston police headquarters at 11:01 a.m. yesterday and charged with retail theft.

Battery

1570 Oak

Erick M. Anderson, 30, of 1570 Oak Ave., was arrested at that address at 1:51 p.m. on Sept. 23 and charged with domestic battery. He is due in court on Oct. 16 at 9:30 a.m.

1911 Howard

Kevin D. Jones, 35, of 7533 N. Damen Ave., Chicago, was arrested at 1911 Howard St. at 3:04 p.m. Saturday and charged with felony attempted first-degree murder and aggravated battery after alledgedly hitting a 23-year-old man in the head with a brick. The victim was taken to Prescence St. Francis Hospital with life-threatening injuries, police said.

Burglary

2300 Howard

Someone shattered the passenger side window of a 2017 Ford in a business parking lot in the 2300 block of Howard Street between 9:30 p.m. Thursday and 8:30 a.m. Friday.

900 Davis

A burglar damaged the front door to enter a convenience store in the 900 block of Davis Street  around 2 a.m. Saturday and stole furniture and tobacco products.

1900 Brown

Tools were taken from the unlocked garage of a home in the 1900 block of Brown Avenue between midnight Thursday and 10 a.m. yesterday.

Criminal Trespass

1051 Main

Anthony J. Verthein, 26, of 13811 S. Western Ave., Blue Island, was arrested at 1:05 p.m. Wednesday and charged with criminal trespass onto real property.

Traffic

819 Howard 

Juan M. Gonzalez-Marin, 41, of 7539 N. Ridge Ave., Chicago, was arrested at 819 Howard St. at 2:25 a.m. yesterday and charged with driving under the influence. He is due in court on Oct. 29 at 9 a.m.

1300 Mulford

Michael C. Rivers, 40, of 2007 Howard St., was arrested at 1300 Mulford St. at 8:11 p.m. Wedneday and charged with driving under the influence. He is due in court on Oct. 17 at 10:30 a.m.

1331 Asbury

Ivan Salgado, 21, of 6635 Racine Ave., Chicago, was arrested at 1331 Asbury Ave. at 4:58 p.m. Friday and charged with a traffic violation. He is due in court on Oct. 31 at 10:30 a.m.

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 (30Sep19)

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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