A Schwinn bicycle secured to a vehicle bike rack was stolen from a parking lot on Main Street. This among stories in today’s crime bulletin from Evanston police.


1700 Main

A Schwinn bicycle that was secured to a vehicle bike rack was stolen from a parking lot in the 1700 block of Main Street around 7:30 p.m. Tuesday.

1000 Brown

A package that had been delivered to a home in the 1000 block of Brown Avenue was stolen around midnight Monday.


200 Custer

Sunglasses and miscellaneous items were taken from a 2017 Toyota in the 200 block of Custer Avenue between 9 p.m. on Sept. 19 and 8 p.m. yesterday.


700 National

Christine Mary Rzepecki, 73, of 1320 Dewey Ave., was arrested at 700 National Parkway at 9:30 a.m. yesterday and charged with an animal offense.


South Boulevard at Sherman

Gunshots were reported at South Boulevard and Sherman Avenue at 5:02 p.m. yesterday. Police checked the area but found nothing.


639 Ridge

Kenneth E. Knudsen, 55, of 2508 Durango Lane, Naperville, was arrested at 639 Ridge Ave. at 11:19 a.m. Tuesday and charged with a traffic violation.

Chicago at Lake

Robert Sancen, 19, of 422 Elmwood Ave., was arrested at Chicago Avenue and Lake Street at 11:06 p.m. yesterday and charged with a traffic offense.

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 (September-24DR)

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