A resident of a multi-unit building in the 100 block of Clyde Avenue was struck in the head with a beer can during a robbery Wednesday afternoon. This among the stories in Thursday’s daily crime bulletin from Evanston police.
A 58-year-old man confronted a stranger laying on the floor in the vestibule of his apartment building in the 100 block of Clyde Avenue around 3 p.m. Wednesday. Police said the man then tried to make a call on his cell phone when the stranger hit him on the head with a beer can and fled with the victim’s phone.
Someone gained entry to an unlocked 2019 Chevrolet in the 1600 block of Dobson Street . Nothing was reported missing.
A burglar gained entry to a secured common area of a residence in the 800 block of Chicago Avenue and stole a bicycle between May 1 and noon Wednesday.
Sherman at Austin
A burglar gained entry to an unlocked 2014 Nissan near Sherman Avenue and Austin Street between 4:30 p.m. Monday and 8 a.m.Tuesday and stole cash.
Someone used a rock to break a window on a commercial building in the 1600 block of Maple Avenue between 5 p.m. on Friday and midnight Monday.
Foster at Jackson
The rear window of a 2002 Dodge was broken near Foster Street and Jackson Avenue between 6 p.m. Saturday and 9:15 a.m. Wednesday.
Nazareen B.Chambers, 23, of 231 Richmond Ave., was arrested at 2485 Howard St. at 12:53 a.m. on April 26 and charged with possession of a controlled substance.
Graffiti was discovered spray-painted on an electrical box in the 300 block of Dempster Street at 5:42 p.m. Wednesday.
Graffiti was discovered spray-painted on an electrical box in the 800 block of Michigan Avenue at noon Wednesday.
Dion L. King, 19, of 1315 McDaniel Ave., was arrested at 1715 Payne St. at 6:12 p.m. Wednesday and charged with unlawful use of a weapon.
A cell phone was reported stolen in the 200 block of Grey Avenue between 11 a.m. and 10:55 p.m. Monday.
Toiletries were reported stolen from the Walgreens Pharmacy in the 600 block of Chicago Avenue at 8:45 a.m. Tuesday.
A catalytic converter was removed from a 2013 Hyundai in the 500 block of Custer Avenue between 11:30 p.m. Tuesday and 10 a.m. Wednesday.
A catalytic converter was removed from a 2005 Chevrolet in the 500 block of Custer Avenue between 1:30 p.m. Tuesday and 10:30 a.m.Wednesday.
A catalytic converter was removed from a 2003 Oldsmobile in the 200 block of Elmwood Avenue around 5:42 a.m. Wednesday.
A catalytic converter was removed from a 2018 Honda in the 1200 block of Hull Terrace around 5 a.m. Wednesday.
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.