Road rage incident on Asbury

Offender throws an object and waves a gun, the victim reports.

The driver of a Chevrolet reported that the driver of a Volvo he was passing on Asbury Avenue threw an unidentified object at his vehicle, denting it. This among stories in today’s crime bulletin from Evanston police.


500 Asbury

The driver of a 2017 Chevrolet told police that the driver of a Volvo he was passing in the 500 block of Asbury Avenue threw an unidentified object at his vehicle, causing a dent, at about 10:45 p.m. yesterday. Then the Volvo driver reportedly waved what looked like a gun at the victim, he said.


800 Hinman

George Sabo, 26, of 800 Hinman Ave., was arrested at that address at 5:20 p.m. Thursday and charged with domestic battery.


1100 Grove

Someone damaged the front door of a residence in the 1100 block of Grove Street at about 12:05 p.m. yesterday.


2400 Howard

Food items were stolen from the Jewel-Osco grocery store in the 2400 block of Howard Street at about 6:30 p.m. Friday.

1800 Howard

A theft of food was reported by a Mexican restaurant in the 1800 block of Howard Street at about 9:30 p.m. Friday.

Davis at Sherman

A light blue bicycle that was secured to a bike rack near Davis Street and Sherman Avenue was stolen between 6:30 p.m. Saturday and 12:20 a.m. yesterday.

1800 Main

A black Critical Cycles Harper bicycle that was secured to a fence in the 1800 block of Main Street was stolen between 8:30 p.m. and 9:15 p.m. Friday.

2700 Hampton

A Quintana Roo triathalon bicycle was stolen from a secured locker room in the 2700 block of Hampton Parkway between 4 p.m. on July 4 and 10:15 p.m. Friday.


Howard at Ridge

Bradley Baber, 37, of 705 N. Trumbull Ave., Chicago, was arrested at Howard Street and Ridge Avenue at 10:11 a.m. Friday 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 in Cook County 2nd District Court in Skokie.

Related Document: Crime Bulletin ( July_12-21DR)


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 stations and business-oriented magazines.

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