A woman was approached from behind at a parking lot in the 2200 block of Howard Street and her purse was forcibly taken from her. This among stories in Thursday’s daily crime report from Evanston police.
A suspect approached a 40-year-old Lincolnwood woman from behind in the parking lot in the 2200 block of Howard Street and forcibly took her purse from her at about 8:30 a.m. Wednesday.
Building materials were taken from the Home Depot store in the 2200 block of Oakton Street at about 12:25 p.m. Tuesday.
Clothing was reported stolen from a residence in the 900 block of Maple Avenue between 4:30 p.m. Tuesday and 12:42 a.m. Wednesday.
Cash was taken from an unlocked 2006 Acura in the 1600 block of Crain Street at about 10:10 a.m. Tuesday.
The windshield was found damaged on a 2005 GMC vehicle in the 2400 block of Lake Street at about 3:11 p.m. Tuesday.
Michael Anthony Reid-Toro, 22, of 126 N. 1st St., Gurnee, was arrested at 2101 Emerson St. at 7:22 p.m. Tuesday and charged with a firearm possession violation.
Gunshots were reported in the 500 block of Michigan Avenue at 6:08 p.m. Tuesday. Police checked the area but found nothing.
Gunshots were reported in the 1300 block of Maple Avenue at 12:48 a.m. Thursday. Police checked the area but found nothing.
Gunshots were reported in the 1700 block of Crain Street at 9:18 p.m. Monday. Police checked the area but found nothing.
Devante Rutledge, 29, of 14924 Evers St., Dolton, was arrested at 1000 Ridge Ave. at 4:47 p.m. Monday 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 at Cook County 2nd District Court in Skokie.