Someone removed a wallet from the pocket of a coat at a restaurant on Main Street. This among the stories in today’s daily crime bulletin from Evanston police.


500 Main

Someone removed a wallet from the pocket of a coat at a restaurant in the 500 block of Main Street between 3 p.m. and 5 p.m. Tuesday.

1400 Chicago

A wallet left unattended at a homeless shelter in the 1400 block of Chicago Avenue was reported missing around 8:45 p.m. Sunday.


800 Hinman

Someone forced their way into an apartment common area in the 800 block of Hinman Avenue and stole packages between 9 a.m. Monday and 6:26 p.m. yesterday.

200 Ridge

Someone entered an unlocked vehicle in an alley in the 200 block of Ridge Avenue around 12:14 a.m. today. Nothing was reported missing.

Criminal Damage

900 Church

James E. Collins, 62, of 2015 Howard St., was arrested at 900 Church St. at 8 p.m. yesterday and charged with criminal damage to property. He is due in court on March 28 at 1:30 p.m. 


1201 Howard

Gamaliel Cabrera-Medrano, 41, of 6807 N. Ridge Ave., Chicago, was arrested at 1201 Howard St. at 3:05 a.m. today and charged with driving under the influence. He is due in court on March 28 at 9 a.m.

800 Ridge

Andra M. Dragos, 30, of 5030 N. Marine Drive, Chicago, was arrested at 800 Ridge Ave. at 10:21 a.m. yesterday and charged with a traffic violation. She is due in court on March 23 at 1:30 p.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...

Leave a comment

The goal of our comment policy is to make the comments section a vibrant yet civil space. Treat each other with respect — even the people you disagree with. Whenever possible, provide links to credible documentary evidence to back up your factual claims.

Your email address will not be published.