Temperatures in the 80s proved attractive to bike thieves, as three cycles were stolen in the city yesterday. These are among the stories in today’s daily crime bulletin from Evanston police.
A bicycle left unattended in the yard of a home in the 700 block of Madison Street was stolen around 6 p.m. yesterday.
A bicycle secured to a bike rack in the 300 block of Ridge Avenue was stolen between 6:30 a.m. and 5 p.m. Tuesday.
An unsecured bicycle in the 1000 block of Davis Street was stolen around 9:30 p.m. yesterday.
A drill and batteries were taken off the shelves of a hardware store in the 2200 block of Oakton Street around 2:50 p.m. yesterday.
A backpack containing a purse that was left unattended on Chicago Transit Authority property in the 1300 block of Sherman Avenue was taken around 3:30 p.m. yesterday.
Hygeine products were stolen at the CVS Pharmacy in the 100 block of Asbury Avenue at 3:10 p.m. yesterday.
Someone attempted to enter a hardware store in the 600 block of Howard Street around 9 a.m. yesterday by prying open a door.
A window screen was damaged at a home in the 2300 block of Lincolnwood Drive around 9 a.m. yesterday.
Brian Lewis Beverly, 52, of 4711 W. Race Ave., Chicago, was arrested at 1:30 p.m. Tuesday at 815 Howard St. and charged with a traffic violation. He is due in court on Oct. 24 at 1:30 p.m.
Juan M. Luna, 34, of 6509 N. Hoyne Ave., was arrested at 500 Ridge Ave. at 10:22 a.m. Tuesday and charged with a traffic violation. He is due in court on Oct. 15 at 9 a.m.
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.
Crime Bulletin (12Sep19)