The tip jar was stolen at the Kung Fu Tea café and coffee shop at 726 Clark St. Friday night. This among the stories in today’s daily crime bulletin from Evanston police.


726 Clark

Someone took the tip jar at Kung Fu Tea café and coffee shop in the 700 block of Clark Street at about 10 p.m. Friday.

2400 Oakton

A guitar was stolen from the break room of Gordon Food Service in the 2400 block of Oakton Street between noon and 2 p.m. on Nov. 8.

1900 Dempster

Miscellaneous items were taken from the Dollar Tree store in the 1900 block of Dempster Street shortly after noon on Tuesday.

1000 Main

Packages were taken from a residence in the 1000 block of Main Street between 4 p.m. Thursday and 10:30 a.m. Saturday.

1200 Hinman

A key fob left inside a red 2015 Volkswagen was deemed responsible for the theft of the vehicle in the 1200 block of Hinman Avenue between 7 p.m. Wednesday and 8 a.m. Thursday.

2000 Ashland

A blue 2021 Chrysler was stolen from the 2000 block of Ashland Avenue after the keys were reported lost between 8 p.m. Saturday and 10 a.m. yesterday. The vehicle was later recovered in Chicago.

1600 Chicago

Some vitamins were taken from the Whole Foods Market in the 1600 block of Chicago Avenue around 5 p.m. Friday.

1100 Chicago

Decorative wreaths were stolen from the Jewel-Osco grocery store in the 1100 block of Chicago Avenue at about 6 a.m. yesterday.


1100 Maple

A door frame was damaged with a pry tool at a residence in the 1100 block of Maple Avenue between midnight and 3 p.m. Friday.

1200 Hinman

Someone threw a rock through the window of a home in the 1200 block of Hinman Avenue around 2 a.m. Saturday.

300 Custer

A 2007 Jeep was keyed at 1:41 a.m. yesterday while it was parked on the street in the 300 block of Custer Avenue.


1616 Sherman

Raquel Y. Miller, 40, of 1523 Fowler Ave., was arrested at 1616 Sherman Ave. at 9:49 a.m. yesterday and charged with criminal trespass.


7650 Sheridan

Justin S. Blake, 52, of 7029 S. Wabash Ave., Chicago, was arrested at 7650 N. Sheridan Road, Chicago, at 3:05 p.m. Saturday and charged with aggravated unlawful use of a weapon.

Incidents listed appear among the official reports of the Evanston Police Department. An arrest does not constitute an assumption of guilt, which can only be determined by a court of law. Court appearances take place in Cook County 2nd District Court in Skokie.

Related Document: Crime Bulletin (November-15DR)

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...