A motorist complained that another motorist pointed a gun at him during a road rage incident at Simpson Street and Dodge Avenue. This among stories in today’s daily crime bulletin from Evanston police.


Simpson at Dodge

A road rage incident at Simpson Street and Dodge Avenue around 10:11 a.m. yesterday culminated with one motorist pointing a gun at the other. No shots were fired, and the suspect fled.

242 Callan

Shaune A. Johnson, 39, of 4418 N. Wolcott Ave., Chicago, was arrested at 242 Callan Ave. at 6:47 p.m. Saturday and charged with aggravated assault.


1117 Howard

Derrick Gleeson, 44, of 310 W. Chicago Ave., Chicago, was arrested at 1117 Howard St. at 6:48 a.m. Friday and charged with obstructing identification. He is due in court on May 21 at 9 a.m.

1115 Emerson

Nathaniel C. Smith, 40, of 6144 N. Winthrop Ave., Chicago, was arrested at 1115 Emerson St. at 1:55 a.m. yesterday and charged with failure to register as a convicted sex offender.


2700 California

Preston G. Gresham, 57, of 14247 Grant St., Dolton, was arrested at 2700 S. California Ave., Chicago, at 4 p.m. Wednesday and charged with armed robbery.


600 Chicago

Someone stole alcoholic products from the Walgreens Pharmacy in the 600 block of Chicago Avenue around 1:30 p.m. Saturday.


Emerson at Grey

Ulyss Marcus Smith, 32, of 1222 W. Roosevelt Ave., Chicago, was arrested at Emerson Street and Grey Avenue at 12:01 a.m. Saturday and charged with a traffic violation. He is due in court on May 23 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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