Some eight motor vehicles, most of them unlocked, were entered by burglars in the city in the last few days. These among the stories in today’s daily crime bulletin from Evanston police.

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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  1. Lugnuts
    What is up with stealing lugnuts from a 20 year old jeep? Do the lugnuts have a high resale value? Were they taken from one wheel or all five (4+spare)?

    1. lugnuts

      All people should get the kind that lock…..and, speaking of what's up….does anyone ever notice that MOST car burglaries occur from unlocked vehicles????  How dumb is that one!!!!   Mayberry is long gone……people who leave their cars open should expect the worst.  JEEZ…..

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