The wallet of a customer at Peet’s Cafe and Coffee Shop in the 1600 block of Chicago Avenue was snatched from her purse Thursday at about 4:15 p.m. This among stories in Friday’s daily crime bulletin from Evanston police.

1600 Chicago
A 61-year-old woman told police that her wallet was taken from her purse at Peet’s Cafe and Coffee House in the 1600 block of Chicago Avenue around 4:15 p.m. Thursday. A short time later, she noticed that major purchases had been made with a credit card from that wallet by the subject at Target.

600 Sheridan
A package delivered to a residence in the 600 block of Sheridan Road was stolen around 8 a.m. Tuesday.

2300 Hartzell
A red 2016 Kia Rio was stolen from the 2300 block of Hartzell Street between 5:15 p.m. Thursday and 7:39 a.m. Friday.

1700 Orrington
Jewelry belonging to a 57-year-old man was taken from his guest room at the Hilton Orrington Hotel in the 1700 block of Orrington Avenue between 10:45 a.m. and noon on Thursday, the victim told police.

1700 Hinman
Two bicycles were taken from the garage area of a residence in the 1700 block of Hinman Avenue around 4:45 p.m. Monday.

900 Elmwood
Someone threw a bottle at a building in the 900 block of Elmwood Avenue between 5 p.m. Monday and 9 a.m. Thursday, breaking a window.

700 Asbury
Graffiti was discovered on a stop sign in the 700 block of Asbury Avenue at 1:19 p.m. Thursday.

Incidents listed are 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.

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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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