A snowblower was stolen from a yard in the 1900 block of Brown Avenue. This among stories in today’s daily crime bulletin from Evanston police.


1900 Brown

A burglar cut a padlock to access a snowblower in the yard of a home in the 1900 block of Brown Avenue between midnight and 8:48 a.m. yesterday.

300 Ridge

Window screens were damaged as a burglar attempted to enter a medical office in the 300 block of Ridge Avenue between 5:45 p.m. Wednesday and 2:23 p.m. yesterday.

Criminal Trespass

1703 Orrington

Christopher L. Robinson, 31, of 2121 Dewey Ave., was arrested at 1703 Orrington Ave. at 7:33 p.m. yesterday and charged with criminal trespass of real property. He is due in court on Feb. 11 at 9 a.m.


517 Des Plaines

Alicia S. Smith, 38, of 5228 Peoria St., Chicago, was arrested at the Forest Park police headquarters at 7:28 a.m. yesterday and charged with identification theft.


816 Church

James E. Collins, 63, of 1938 Dodge Ave., was arrested at 816 Church St. at 1 p.m. Saturday and charged with armed robbery and cruelty to animals.


3031 W. Chicago

Elvedin Blazevic, 26, of 6053 N. Fairfield Ave., Chicago, was arrested at 3031 W. Chicago Ave., Chicago, at 7:30 p.m. on Dec. 11 and charged with retail theft.


Lincoln at Jackson

Luis A. Miranda, 59, of 5056 N. Woolcott Ave., Chicago, was arrested at Lincoln Street and Jackson Avenue at 8:28 p.m. on Dec. 11 and charged with driving under the influence. He is due in court on Feb. 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 (12/28/18)

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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