A wallet was removed from a patron’s purse at a restaurant in the 1700 block of Sherman Avenue. This among the stories in today’s daily crime bulletin from Evanston police


1700 Sherman

Someone removed a wallet from the purse of a patron at a restaurant in the 1700 block of Sherman Avenue between 3:30 p.m. and 5:09 p.m. yesterday.

600 Chicago

A shoplifter stole alcoholic products from a pharmacy in the 600 block of Chicago Avenue around 3 p.m. yesterday.


740 Custer

Trina M. Bennett, 57, of 1223 Hull Terrace, was arrested at 740 Custer Avenue at 6:27 a.m. today and charged with driving under the influence. She is due in court on March 28 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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