A 17-year-old male’s wallet was stolen while he played basketball at Kamen West Park in South Evanston. This among stories in Friday’s crime bulletin from Evanston police.
A 17-year-old Evanston male was practicing his basketball at Kamen West Park on Asbury Avenue, when someone stole his wallet out of his bag at about 10:20 p.m. Thursday.
A secured gray Trek bicycle was stolen from the 1600 block of Chicago Avenue between 11 a.m. and 11:30 a.m. Thursday.
A green-and-black bicycle that was secured to a bike rack in the 1700 block of Orrington Avenue was stolen between 12:23 p.m. and 6 p.m. Thursday.
A catalytic converter was removed from a 2007 Honda in the 1100 block of Brummel Street between 2 a.m. Saturday and 10:30 a.m. Sunday.
Labossiere J. LaForest, 42, of 10579 W. Touhy Ave., Rosemont, was arrested at 433 Asbury Ave. at 7:53 p.m. Thursday and charged with battery.
A subject forced entry to a 2003 Pontiac in the 600 block of Judson Avenue by breaking a window between 4:45 p.m. Wednesday and 10:30 a.m. Thursday.
A subject forced entry to a 2000 Lexus in the 700 block of Judson Avenue between 6 p.m. Wednesday and 12:30 p.m. Thursday by damaging a window.
A wooden fence was damaged at a residence in the 1800 block of Darrow Avenue between noon Wednesday and 8:34 p.m. Thursday.
A window was broken at a residence in the 400 block of Ridge Avenue between 5 p.m. and 8 p.m. Wednesday.
2700 Gross Point
Graffiti in black spray paint was discovered at Lovelace Park, in the 2700 block of Gross Point Road, at about 5 p.m. Thursday.
Gunshots were reported in the 100 block of Clyde Avenue at 10:07 p.m. Wednesday. Police checked the area but found nothing.
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.