Items ranging from hygiene and cosmetics products to clothing were targets of shoplifters over the last few days. These among the stories in today’s crime bulletin from Evanston police.


600 Chicago

Hygiene products were stolen from the Walgreens Pharmacy in the 600 block of Chicago Avenue around 10:16 a.m. yesterday.

1500 Chicago

Clothing items were taken from Talia, a store in the 1500 block of Chicago Avenue, around 3 p.m. yesterday.

1900 Dempster

Food items were stolen from the Dollar Tree, in the 1900 block of Dempster Street, at about 1:21 p.m. Monday.

100 Asbury

A shoplifter stole cosmetics from the CVS Pharmacy in the 100 block of Asbury Avenue at about 2:40 p.m. yesterday.

800 Reba

A locked bicycle was stolen from the 800 block of Reba Place between 6 p.m Saturday and 9 a.m. Monday.

900 Judson

An unsecured bicycle was taken from an apartment common area in the 900 block of Judson Avenue between 7 a.m. and 4:30 p.m. Monday.

Oak at Davis

Someone stole a bicycle, along with its lock, from a bike rack near Oak Avenue and Davis Street between 4 p.m. Friday and 1:30 p.m. Monday.

Chicago at Davis

A bicycle locked to a bike rack was taken near Chicago Avenue and Davis Street around 8 p.m. yesterday.

2200 Central Park

Jewelry was stolen from a home in the 2200 block of Central Park Avenue between midnight Thursday and 7 p.m. Friday.

700 Dobson

Food that had been delivered to an apartment common area in the 700 block of Dobson Street was stolen around 11:30 a.m. Monday.


Ridge at Crain

Christopher Najera, 28, of 124 N. Lancaster Drive, Bolingbrook, was arrested at Ridge Avenue and Crain Street at 1:15 p.m. yesterday and charged with a traffic violation.

1580 Ridge

Eric S. Webber, 66, of 616 Hull Terrace, was arrested at 1580 Ridge Ave. at 10:39 a.m. Sunday 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 Circuit Court in Skokie.  

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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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