Burglars took advantage of an open window to access a home in the 2100 block of Jackson Avenue, where tools and tiles were among items taken. This is one of the stories in today’s daily crime bulletin from Evanston police.


1700 Sheridan

A wallet was taken from an unlocked 2013 Fiat in the 1700 block of Sheridan Road between 11:50 a.m. and 12:31 p.m. yesterday.

2100 Jackson

Tools and tiles were among items missing in a residential burglary in the 2100 block of Jackson Avenue between 6:30 p.m. Friday and 9:50 a.m. yesterday. Burglars apparently accessed the home through an open window.

1944 Jackson

Creed V. McGee, 51, of 1934 Jackson Ave., was arrested at 1944 Jackson Ave. at 8:26 p.m. Thursday and charged with residential burglary. He is due in court on Aug. 7 at 10:30 a.m.

2241 Howard

Larod T. Robinson, 39, of 6453 N. Hoyne Ave., Chicago, was arrested at 2241 W. Howard St. at 11:49 a.m. Saturday and charged with burglary.

Criminal Damage

2600 Sheridan

The hood was dented on a vehicle in a municipal parking lot in the 2600 block of Sheridan Road around 10 p.m. yesterday.

Shots Heard

1900 Wesley

Gunshots were reported in the 1900 block of Wesley Avenue at 11:51 p.m. yesterday. Police checked the area but found nothing.


1300 Dodge

A bicycle was stolen from a business parking lot in the 1300 block of Dodge Avenue between 10:15 a.m. and 4 p.m. yesterday.

1400 Greenleaf

A bicycle was stolen from an unlocked garage of a home in the 1400 block of Greenleaf Street around 10 a.m. yesterday.

1200 Church

Cash was reported stolen from a location in the 1200 block of Church Street between 4 p.m. Saturday and 8 a.m. yesterday.

1200 Oak Brook

Alicia M. Lesure, 21, of 5317 S. Morgan St., Chicago, was arrested at 1200 Oak Brook Road, Oak Brook, at 2:20 p.m. yesterday and charged with retail theft. She is due in court on Aug. 14 at 1:30 p.m.


2400 Dempster’

George O. Davis, 37, of 1115 Victoria Ave., North Chicago, was arrested at 2400 Dempster St. at 10:09 p.m. yesterday and charged with a traffic violation.

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.  

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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