A robber, who approached his victim from behind on Emerson Street at Brown Avenue, demanded the man’s property, then struck him in the face. This among stories in Thursday’s daily crime report from Evanston police.
ROBBERY
Emerson at Brown
A victim told police he was approached from behind by a robber who demanded he hand over his cell phone and cash and then struck him in the face at about 2 a.m. Thursday.

BATTERY
1454 Elmwood
Brittany S. Gaddy, 33, of 960 Dobson St., was arrested at Evanston police headquarters at 2:52 p.m. Wednesday and charged with domestic battery.

2650 Ridge
Chase J. Marconi, 47, of 9412 Michael Court, Morton Grove, was arrested at 2650 Ridge Ave. at 11 a.m. on Feb. 9 and charged with battery.

GRAFFITI
500 Custer
Graffiti was discovered spray-painted on the sidewalk in the 500 block of Custer Avenue at 9:40 a.m. Wednesday.

600 South Boulevard
Graffiti was discovered spray-painted on a viaduct in the 600 block of South Boulevard at 7:16 a.m. Wednesday.

Greenwood at Sherman
Graffiti was discovered spray-painted on a viaduct at Greenwood Street and Sherman Place at 9:31 a.m. Wednesday.

THEFT
1000 Grove
Keys were taken from an unsecured locker in the 1000 block of Grove Street and then used to steal a silver 2011 Lincoln MKZ between 1 p.m. and 2:30 p.m. Saturday.

1300 Brummel
A license plate was stolen from a 2007 Nissan in the 1300 block of Brummel Street between 7 p.m. Friday and 9 a.m. Saturday.

100 Keeney
A package was stolen from a residence in the 100 block of Keeney Street between 11 p.m. on Feb. 4 and 7 a.m. Tuesday.

900 Chicago
A crystal jar was stolen from a store in the 900 block of Chicago Avenue between 10 a.m. Saturday and 11 a.m. Monday.

1000 Davis
Subjects jumped the counter at a convenience store in the 1000 block of Davis Street at about 1 p.m. Tuesday and stole vaping supplies.

2600 Ridge
A purse and its contents were stolen at Evanston Hospital between 9 a.m. and 5:03 p.m. Wednesday.

TRAFFIC
1100 Church
Joel N. Childress, 27, of 2319 Lexington Drive, Mt. Prospect, was arrested at 1100 Church St. at 9:07 p.m. Wednesday 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.

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