Evanston police blotter for the week of Aug. 18, 2012
Updated: August 19, 2012 12:00PM
The following incidents were listed among the official reports of the Evanston Police Department. Readers are reminded that an arrest does not constitute a finding of guilt. Only a court of law can make that determination. Court appearances take place in Cook County 2nd District Circuit Court, Skokie, unless indicated otherwise.
A man threatened to punch his victim around 3:15 p.m. Tuesday in an on-street incident on the 900 block of Washington Street.
A silver Tiffany necklace, crystal vase and a white tea cup with purple flowers were stolen between July 27 and Aug. 6 from an apartment on the 700 block of Michigan Avenue.
A three-page letter from a woman, two wine glasses, a sewing machine and a personal painting were stolen from an apartment between 2:09 p.m. and 6:09 p.m. Tuesday on the 1100 block of Hull Terrace.
An orange Trek bicycle equipped with a black rear rack was stolen from an unlocked residential garage between noon Sunday and 10:30 a.m. Tuesday on the 700 block of Central Street.
Some money and a GPS navigation unit were taken from unlocked
A locked black and red Giant road bicycle was stolen from a rack around 5 p.m. Tuesday on the 600 block of South Boulevard.
An unlocked silver and purple Magnum mountain bike with missing pedals was stolen from the yard of a single-family home around 7:45 p.m. Tuesday on the 700 block of Reba Place. The bike was equipped with a bicycle clock on the handlebars.
Some hair straighteners were stolen from an unlocked barber or beauty shop around 12:35 p.m. Tuesday on the 1700 block of Sherman Avenue.
Five sandwiches and some chicken salad were stolen around 9:55 p.m. Monday from a grocery store on the 1100 block of Chicago Avenue.
Michael A. Chinn, 40, of 1735 1/2 Darrow Ave., Evanston, was arrested at 7:15 p.m. Tuesday on the block and charged with obstructing police. He is due in court Aug. 31.
Eric Wilson, 51, 3307 Charlemagne Ave. in south suburban Hazel Crest, was arrested at 5:38 p.m. Monday at 1925 Hartrey Ave. and charged with criminal trespass to land. He is due in court Aug. 22.
Someone damaged the front door window of an apartment around 1:47 p.m. Tuesday on the 800 block of Florence Avenue.