An attempted strongarm robbery occurred in the 900 block of Maple Avenue. This among the stories in today’s daily crime bulletin from Evanston police.


1454 Elmwood

Carlos Hatfield-Goodnight, 22, of 2701 Salem Blvd., Zion, was arrested at Evanston police headquarters at 10:05 a.m. yesterday and charged with endangering the life or health of a child. He is due in court on Oct. 4 at 1:30 p.m.


900 Maple

There was an attempted strongarm robbery involving two residents of a mental health institution in the 900 block of Maple Avenue around 7:45 p.m. Sunday.

Shots Heard

1800 Leland

Gunshots were reported in the 1800 block of Leland Avenue at about 9 p.m. Monday. Police checked the area but found nothing.

Emerson at Grey

Gunshots were reported near Emerson Street and Grey Avenue at about 9 p.m. yesterday. Police checked the area but found nothing.


1600 Dodge

Someone stole a cell phone left unattended on the grounds of Evanston Township High School between 6:15 p.m. and 6:30 p.m. yesterday.

1100 Church

A package of electronic equipment delivered to an apartment/condo common area in the 1100 block of Church Street was stolen between 3:38 p.m. Friday and 7:35 p.m. yesterday.

2450 Main

Brian M. Worrall, 47, of 733 Hinman Ave., was arrested at Sam’s Club at 2450 Main St. at 5:43 p.m. yesterday and charged with retail theft. He is due in court on Oct. 24 at 9 a.m.  


495 Sheridan

Eric William Swan, 37, of 2305 Honeysuckle Court, Lindenhurst, was arrested at 495 Sheridan Road at 7:42 p.m. Monday and charged with a traffic violation. He is due in court on Oct. 24 at 9 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. 

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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