An 18-year-old male was arrested on Dodge Avenue just before midnight Friday and charged with violating the city noise ordinance on yelling. This among the stories in today’s daily crime report from Evanston police.


2001 Dodge

Malik Jackson, 18, of 2007 Dodge Ave., was arrested at 2001 Dodge Ave. at 11:48 p.m. Friday and charged with a violation of the city noise ordinance on yelling. He is due in court on July 23 at 9 a.m.

2900 Central

Police received a report of a man with a gun in the 2900 block of Central Street at 3:52 p.m. Friday. They checked the area but found no man with a gun.


1101 Grove

Samuel J. Ardito, 36, of 1101 Grove St., was arrested at that address at 8:26 p.m. yesterday and charged with domestic battery.

1941 Darrow

Elijah T. Laden, 22, of 1941 Darrow Ave., was arrested at that address at 4:30 a.m. today and charged with domestic battery. He is due in court on July 11 at 9:30 a.m.


600 Sheridan

A wallet was stolen from an unlocked 2014 Audi at an apartment parking space in the 600 block of Sheridan Road between midnight and 7:50 a.m. yesterday.

Criminal Damage

Main at Asbury

Someone damaged the side mirror of a 1999 BMW near Main Street and Asbury Avenue at 1:38 p.m. yesterday.


600 Linden

A Trek bicycle locked to a bike rack in the 600 block of Linden Place was stolen between noon on June 24 and noon Friday.

600 Chicago

Someone stole alcoholic products at the Walgreens Pharmacy in the 600 block of Chicago Avenue at about 10:04 a.m. Friday.

500 Custer

A 2017 black Volkswagen was stolen from the 500 block of Custer Avenue between 10 p.m. Thursday and 4:30 p.m. Friday.

300 Ridge

A cell phone left unattended at Presence St. Francis Hospital was stolen between 9 a.m. and 11 a.m. Friday.


1102 Austin

Rostelle R. Reese, 34, of 4211 S. Vincennes Ave., Chicago, was arrested at 1102 Austin St. at 2:27 a.m. today and charged with driving under the influence. He is due in court on Aug. 14 at 9 a.m.

2518 Grant

Shane L. Wideman, 48, of 1607 Emerson St., was arrested at 2518 Grant St. at 4:19 p.m. Saturday and charged with a traffic violation. He is due in court on July 30 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. 

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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  1. Prohibited noises

    To wit: Code 9-5-20 – Noises Prohibited. Paragraph J. “. . .Yelling, shouting, hooting, whistling or singing on the public streets of the City, particularly between the hours of 11:00 p.m. and 7:00 a.m. or at any time or place so as to annoy or disturb the peace, quiet, comfort or repose of persons in any office, or in any dwelling, hotel or other type of residence or of persons in the vicinity, within the limits of this City.”

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