A laptop computer was just one of many items removed from the counter at a restaurant on Simpson Street. This among the stories in today’s daily crime bulletin from Evanston police.


1600 Simpson

A laptop computer, a purse, an Android charger, and clothing were taken by a thief from the counter of Jennifer’s Edibles at 1623 Simpson Street around 7 p.m. Friday.

1100 Chicago

Alcoholic products were taken from the Jewel-Osco grocery store in the 1100 block of Chicago Avenue at 11:18 p.m. Friday.

1800 Sheridan

A bicycle secured to a bike rack in the 1800 block of Sheridan Road was stolen between 8 p.m. Thursday and 12:30 a.m. Friday.

A laptop computer that had been delivered to an apartment common area in the 1900 block of Ridge Avenue was stolen between 1:49 p.m. and 2:10 p.m. Wednesday.

Criminal Damage

2400 Main

A Redbox screen was damaged on the sidewalk in the 2400 block of Main Street between 5:57 p.m. on June 7 and 3:33 p.m. Saturday.

Greenleaf at Dewey

Someone slashed a tire of a 2004 Ford near Greenleaf Street and Dewey Avenue between 9:45 p.m. Saturday and 6:40 a.m. yesterday.

2000 Grey

Someone slashed all four tires of a 2017 Jeep in the 2000 block of Grey Avenue around 9 p.m. Friday.


3200 Central

Graffiti was discovered at Bent Park in northwest Evanston at 10:49 a.m. Friday.


3100 Simpson

Imran Shafi  34, of 4725 S. Justine Ave., Chicago, was arrested at 3100 Simpson St. at 4:55 p.m.Saturday and charged with driving under the influence.

Dempster at Lake Shore

Michael C. Mixon, 37, of  735 Chicago Ave., was arrested at Dempster Street and Lake Shore Boulevard at 3:17 p.m. yesterday and charged with driving under the influence. He is due in court on July 16 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.  

Related Document:

Crime Bulletin (15Jun20)

Charles Bartling

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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