A pit bull puppy was taken from an outside cage beside the front door of an apartment building in the 1100 block of Hartrey Avenue. This among stories in today’s crime bulletin from Evanston police.


1100 Hartrey

A nine-month-old pit bull puppy belonging to a 27-year-old woman was taken from a cage outside the front door of an apartment building in the 1100 block of Hartrey Avenue between 9:30 and 10 p.m. Tuesday.

800 Seward

A black road bicycle that was secured in a common storage area of a garage in the 800 block of Seward Street was taken between 2 p.m. Monday and 2 p.m. Tuesday.

600 Chicago

Medication was stolen from the Walgreens Pharmacy in the 600 block of Chicago Avenue at about 12:10 p.m. yesterday.

500 Main

An unattended notebook was taken from a store in the 500 block of Main Street between 2:30 p.m. and 4 p.m. yesterday.

1600 Sherman

A wallet was taken from a parking lot in the 1600 block of Sherman Avenue while the owner was shopping around 6 p.m. yesterday.

1100 Chicago

Alcoholic products were stolen from a store in the 1100 block of Chicago Avenue at about 11:40 a.m. yesterday.

2000 Greenleaf

Gasoline was reported stolen from a gas station in the 2000 block of Greenleaf Street at about 10:15 a.m. Tuesday.

3000 Central

An unsecured gray and orange Huffy bicycle was taken from the parkway of the 3000 block of Central Street between 2:50 p.m. and 3:30 p.m. Tuesday.


1454 Elmwood

Neri Velasquez, 40, of 4442 W. Montrose Ave., Chicago, was arrested at Evanston police headquarters at 11:35 a.m. yesterday and charged with battery.


1600 Judson

A patio umbrella was damaged in the yard of a home in the 1600 block of Judson Avenue at about 6:20 a.m. Wednesday.

Ridge at Lincoln

The drive of a vehicle reportedly threw a can at a 2017 Ford near Ridge Avenue and Lincoln Street at about 2:18 p.m. Tuesday.

1600 Emerson

The rear windshield was broken on a 2015 Audi in the 1600 block of Emerson Street between 6:50 a.m. and 3:57 p.m. Wednesday.

1900 Jackson

Someone broke windows of a vacant home in the 1900 block of Jackson Avenue around 4 p.m. yesterday.


1959 Howard

Irwin I. Jimenez, 19, of 7445 N. Seeley Ave., Chicago, was arrested at 1959 W. Howard St., Chicago, at 7:39 p.m. Wednesday on a cannabis charge.


Foster at Jackson

Gunshots were reported at Foster Street and Jackson Avenue at 10:10 p.m. yesterday. Police checked the area but found nothing.

800 Hinman

Gunshots were reported in the 800 block of Hinman Avenue at about 10:35 p.m. Wednesday. Police checked the area but found nothing.


355 Ridge

Dameon T. Sanders, 41, of 1423 Darrow Ave., was arrested at 355 Ridge Ave. at 1:04 p.m. Monday and charged with a traffic violation. He is due in court on Sept. 17 at 1:30 p.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.

Related Document: Crime Bulletin (August-13DR)

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...