A wallet and contents were stolen from a 17-year-old woman’s purse at Evanston’s lakefront. This among stories in Thursday’s daily crime bulletin from Evanston police.

1100 Lake Shore
A woman, 17, reported that her wallet and its contents were taken from her purse at the lakefront in the 1100 block of Lake Shore Boulevard around 5 p.m. on August 9.

700 Church
Cash and credit cards were removed from a woman’s purse at a restaurant in the 700 block of Church Street at about 4 p.m. Wednesday.

2600 Orrington
A black 2019 GMC vehicle was stolen from the 2600 block of Orrington Avenue between 6:30 p.m. Wednesday and 6:15 a.m. Thursday.

1700 Orrington
A gray Giant 23-inch mountain bicycle that was secured to a bike rack in the 1700 block of Orrington Avenue was stolen between 2 p.m. and 4 p.m. Wednesday.

Main at Chicago
A gray Giant 18-inch Bliss 3 bicycle secured to a bike rack at Main Street and Chicago Avenue was stolen around noon on Wednesday.

1400 Chicago
A black Surly bicycle that was secured to a bike rack in the 1400 block of Chicago Avenue was stolen between 10:30 a.m. and 4:30 p.m. Wednesday.

800 Hinman
A package was taken from a residence in the 800 block of Hinman Avenue between noon on August 1 and 6:13 p.m. on August 3.

600 Chicago
Household goods were stolen from the Walgreens Pharmacy in the 600 block of Chicago Avenue around 11 a.m. Tuesday.

1100 Chicago
Merchandise was stolen from the Jewel-Osco grocery store in the 1100 block of Chicago Avenue around 11:30 p.m. Friday.

1600 Chicago
Alcoholic products were stolen from the Whole Foods Market in the 1600 block of Chicago Avenue around 5:30 p.m. on August 9.

1600 Sherman
Clothing was stolen from the Target store in the 1600 block of Sherman Avenue at 11 a.m. on August 10 and again at 4:30 p.m. Tuesday.

1900 Dempster
Food items were stolen from the Valli Produce grocery store in the 1900 block of Dempster Street at 7:41 p.m. Wednesday.

100 Chicago
Merchandise was stolen from a gas station in the 100 block of Chicago Avenue at 3:41 p.m. on August 8.

2300 Noyes
Stephen Jackson, 36, of 2300 Noyes Court, was arrested at that address at 12:20 p.m. Monday and charged with aggravated battery.

1400 Lake
Someone gained entry to an unlocked 2014 Toyota in the 1400 block of Lake Street between 10 p.m. on August 2 and 7 a.m. on August 3 and took a purse and its contents.

1200 Grant
A burglar forced entry to a residential garage in the 1200 block of Grant Street between 1 a.m. and 6:30 a.m. Wednesday and stole a bicycle.

1600 Foster
Someone forced their way into a storage unit in the 1600 block of Foster Street at 9:24 a.m. Tuesday and took several items.

800 Foster
The rear window of a 2005 Nissan was shattered between 9 p.m. Sunday and 5 p.m. Monday in the 800 block of Foster Street.

2200 Foster
A bench at a park in the 2200 block of Foster Street was damaged by fire around 1 p.m. Tuesday.

1000 Elmwood
Spray-painted graffiti was discovered at a park in the 1000 block of Elmwood Avenue at 7:26 a.m. Wednesday.

2700 Gross Point
Spray-painted graffiti was discovered at a park in the 2700 block of Gross Point Road at 8:27 a.m. Wednesday.

2123 Darrow
Jeilin M. Harris-Thomas, 23, of 1703 W. Wallen Ave., Chicago, was arrested at 2123 Darrow Ave. at 10:11 p.m. on August 10 and charged with unlawful use of a weapon as a felon.

727 Sheridan
Taeler Nakee Nason, 23, of 3324 W. 13th St., Chicago, was arrested at 727 Sheridan Road at 7:15 a.m. Tuesday and charged with a traffic violation.

Incidents listed are 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.

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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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