Someone swiped flowers out of the pots in front of the Trattoria Demi restaurant on Sherman Avenue. Also, four bicycles were reported stolen. These among the stories in today’s crime bulletin from Evanston police.


1571 Sherman

Flowers were taken from pots in front of the Trattoria Demi Restaurant at 1571 Sherman Ave. between 9:30 p.m. Sunday and 9:30 a.m. yesterday.

1600 Benson

A bicycle secured to a bike rack was stolen from the 1600 block of Benson Avenue between 12:45 p.m. Friday and 9 a.m. yesterday.

500 Church

A bicycle was stolen from the sidewalk in the 500 block of Church Street around 11 p.m. Sunday.

1900 Sherman

A bicycle was taken from an apartment common area in the 1900 block of Sherman Avenue between 6 p.m. Friday and 11 a.m. yesterday.


1703 Orrington

Robin L. Rodgers, 54, of 5930 S. Marshfield Ave., Chicago, was arrested in front of the main Evanston Public Library at 6:25 p.m. on June 24 and charged with assault after a verbal confrontation with a 56-year-old woman from Wilmette.


2400 Main

Keith A. Stuart, 58, of 4040 S. Prairie Ave., Chicago, was arrested at 2400 Main St. yesterday at 9:10 a.m. and charged with domestic battery.


300 Darrow

Glasses were taken from an unlocked 2015 Jeep in the 300 block of Darrow Avenue between 3:30 a.m. Sunday and 4:40 a.m. yesterday.

900 Asbury

A bicycle was taken from the unlocked garage of a home in the 900 block of Asbury Avenue between 11 p.m. Sunday and 9 a.m. yesterday.

2500 Prairie

A wallet was stolen from an unlocked 2002 Lexus in the 2500 block of Prairie Avenue between 6 p.m. Sunday and 9:50 a.m. yesterday.


500 Sheridan

Graffiti was discovered on government property in the 500 block of Sheridan Road at 3:58 p.m. yesterday.

Shots Heard

Ashland at Lyons

Gunshots were reported near Ashland Avenue and Lyons Street at about 9:50 p.m. yesterday. Police checked the area but found nothing.


360 Ridge

M. Nicole Long, 88, of 7330 N. Ridge Blvd., Chicago, was arrested at 360 Ridge Ave. at 9:34 p.m. yesterday and charged with a traffic violation. She is due in court on Sept. 11 at 9 a.m.

840 Elmwood

Sonia Mandujano-Rico, 30, of 10120 Holly Lane, Des Plaines, was arrested at 840 Elmwood Ave. at 11:35 a.m. Friday and charged with a traffic violation. She is due in court on Aug. 22 at 10:30 a.m.

 Howard at Hoyne

Omotolani O. Osanyinlusi, 32, of 6910 N. Sheridan Road, Chicago, was arrested at Howard Street and Hoyne Avenue at 12:53 a.m. Saturday and charged with a traffic violation. He is due in court on Sept. 3 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 (30Jul19)

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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