A woman’s purse was ripped from her hands by suspects at the Fleetwood-Jourdain Community Center. This among stories in today’s crime bulletin from Evanston police.


1600 Foster

A woman’s purse was ripped from her hands at the Fleetwood-Jourdain Community Center in the 1600 block of Foster Street at 8:40 p.m. yesterday.


2000 Howard

A window was damaged at a residence in the 2000 block of Howard Street around 7:46 p.m. Wednesday.

700 Monroe

Someone used a brick to damage the windshield of a vehicle in the 700 block of Monroe Street between 10 p.m. Wednesday and 9 a.m. yesterday.


721 Custer

Luke D. White, 18, of 1844 Greenleaf St., was arrested at 721 Custer Ave. at 10:07 p.m. Wednesday and charged with a graffiti offense.


855 Hinman

Michael N. Robinson, 29, of 1813 W. Chase Ave., Chicago, was arrested at 855 Hinman Ave. at 10:36 p.m. Wednesday and charged with violation of an order of protection.


1600 Benson

A secured grey cruiser-style bicycle was stolen from the 1700 block of Benson Avenue between 6:15 p.m. and 7:45 p.m. yesterday.


1316 Fowler

Ryan R. Nicholson, 22, of 1316 Fowler Ave., was arrested at that address at 9:17 p.m. Tuesday and charged with a traffic violation.

949 Pitner

Lauren E. Valencia, 30, of 1418 Prairie Creek, Joliet, was arrested at 949 Pitner Ave. at 12:38 a.m. today and charged with driving under the influence.

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_09-21DR)


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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