A robber kicked and punched the victim while stealing a cell phone in the 2400 block of Lake Street. This among the stories in today’s daily crime bulletin from Evanston police.


2400 Lake

A victim was kicked and punched by the robber who stole a cell phone in the 2400 block of Lake Street around 2:42 p.m. Friday.

Criminal Damage

700 Forest

Someone scratched the driver side door of a 2019 Buick in the 700 block of Forest Avenue between March 15 and 12:36 p.m. Saturday.


1300 Sherman

Police received the report of a man with a gun in the 1300 block of Sherman Place at 6:40 p.m. yesterday. They checked the area but found no man with a gun.


1300 Chicago

A white four-door 2018 Chevrolet was stolen in the 1300 block of Chicago Avenue between 6 p.m. Wednesday and 10:15 p.m. Thursday,

800 Dodge

A shoplifter took tobacco products from a convenience store in the 800 block of Dodge Avenue around 9:30 a.m. Friday.

1100 Chicago

Alcoholic products were taken around 8:40 a.m. Saturday and hygiene products around 7:15 a.m. yesterday from a grocery store in the 1100 block of Chicago Avenue.

1900 Dempster

Clothing items left unattended at a store in the 1900 block of Dempster Street were stolen between 7:30 a.m. and 8 a.m. Saturday.


Church at Darrow

Nicholas Pavlenko, 70, of 303 Bensley Ave., Calumet City, was arrested at Church Street and Darrow Avenue at 4:43 p.m. Saturday and charged with driving under the influence. He is due in court on May 11 at 10:30 a.m.

Incidents listed appear among the official reports of the Evanston Police Department. 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 (06Apr20)

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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