Five incidents of graffiti and criminal damage to cars as a result of spray painting took place in the 1800 blocks of Wesley and Ashland avenues. These among stories in today’s daily crime bulletin from Evanston police.


355 Ridge

Sidney Fonder, 58, of 79th Street in Chicago, was arrested at 355 Ridge Ave. at 2:26 p.m. yesterday and charged with aggravated assault on the public way. He is due in court on March 28 at 10:30 a.m.


100 Dodge

A tool was used to enter the garage of a home in the 100 block of Dodge Avenue around 4:27 a.m. yesterday. Miscellaneous merchandise was stolen.

1300 Maple

Several computer devices and a purse were stolen from an unlocked apartment in the 1300 block of Maple Avenue between 11:30 a.m. and noon yesterday.


Criminal Damage

Main at Dodge

Damage was sustained near the left rear of a 2017 Jeep near Main Street and Dodge Avenue around 3:42 p.m. yesterday.

1800 Ashland

Someone spray-painted the hood of a 2000 Subaru in the driveway of a home in the 1800 block of Ashland Avenue between 10 a.m. Wednesday and 8:46 a.m. yesterday.

Someone spray-painted the rear window of a 2012 Nissan in the driveway of a home in the 1800 block of Ashland Avenue around 7:49 a.m. yesterday.

1800 Wesley

Someone spray-painted the license plate of a 2014 Toyota parked on the street in the 1800 block of Wesley Avenue around 8:09 a.m. yesterday.

300 Dempster

Someone damaged the rear windshield of a 2006 Buick parked on the street in the 300 block of Dempster Street between 9 p.m. Wednesday and 2 p.m. yesterday.


1800 Ashland

Graffiti was discovered at 7:22 a.m. yesterday on a garage in the 1800 block of Ashland Avenue.

1800 Wesley

Graffiti was discovered at 8:30 a.m. yesterday on a garage in the 1800 block of Wesley Avenue.


2000 Green Bay

Jerell D. Williams, 26, of 2110 Dewey Ave., was arrested at 2000 Green Bay Road at 4:52 p.m. yesterday and charged with a traffic violation. He is due in court on April 4 at 9 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.  

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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