Someone pushed a victim’s motorcycle over in the 1500 block of Pitner Avenue, causing damage.This among the stories in today’s daily crime bulletin from Evanston police.


2300 Noyes

Virgil Lee Burgs, 60, of 1215 Massasoit Ave., Chicago, was arrested at 2300 Noyes Court at 7:51 p.m. Sunday and charged with assault. He is due in court on Dec. 21 at 9:30 a.m.


7518 Damen

Paris M. Christian, 25, of 214 Broadway, Chicago Heights, was arrested at 2:10 p.m. yesterday at 7518 N. Damen Ave., Chicago, and charged with domestic battery.

Criminal Damage

1500 Pitner

A known offender pushed a victim’s motorcycle over, causing damage, in the 1500 block of Pitner Avenue around 3 p.m. yesterday.


1100 Monroe

Graffiti defaced the sidewalk in the 1100 block of Monroe Street sometime before 3 p.m. yesterday.


1600 Sherman

Jewelry and a wallet were stolen from an athletic club in the 1600 block of Sherman Avenue between 2:35 p.m. and 3:05 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.  

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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