Someone stole baby food from the CVS Pharmacy on Sherman Avenue downtown.  This among the stories in today’s daily crime bulletin from Evanston police.


1700 Sherman

Baby food was stolen off the shelves of the CVS Pharmacy in the 1700 block of Sherman Avenue in downtown Evanston around 2:45 p.m. yesterday.

900 Dodge

Hygiene products were stolen from the Walgreens Pharmacy in the 900 block of Dodge Avenue between 7:36 p.m. and 7:44 p.m. Wednesday.

1100 Brummel

Someone attempted to remove a package from the front porch of a home in the 1100 block of Brummel Street between 12:37 p.m. and 1:40 p.m. yesterday.


498 Sheridan

Loren J. Austin-Chewing, 24, of 7661 N. Sheridan Road, Chicago, was arrested at 498 Sheridan Road at 1:48 a.m. today and charged with battery. She is due in court on Jan. 8 at 9 a.m.


3200 Grant

Documents were taken from an unlocked 2000 BMW in the 3200 block of Grant Street between 4 p.m. and 8:30 p.m. Wednesday.

Criminal Damage


Malcolm T. Black, 25, of 349 Sherman Ave., was arrested in Chicago at 6:37 p.m. Wednesday and charged with criminal damage to property.


2022 Lake

Lambert C. Sayles, 20, of 2325 Lee St., was arrested at 2022 Lake St. at 3:47 p.m. yesterday and charged with possession of a controlled substance with intent to deliver.


Sheridan at Central

Graffiti was discovered on the sidewalk at Sheridan Road and Central Street at 12:10 p.m. yesterday.

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 (11/16/18)

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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