The following items were taken from the Evanston Police Department bulletin. An arrest does not constitute a finding of guilt.
There was an armed robbery in the 1600 block of Sherman Avenue on Aug. 15 in which the victim was threatened with a box cutter and their phone was stolen. No arrests were reported.
There was an armed robbery at a store at the 1100 block of Chicago Avenue on August 9 in which the victim was threatened with a knife and groceries and alcohol were taken.
A 2019 GMC was stolen from the 2600 block of Orrington Avenue it was reported on Aug. 18.
A 2015 Ford Focus was stolen from the 1400 block of Hinman Avenue it was reported on Aug. 15.
A 2022 Ford Escape was stolen from the 1600 block of Orrington Avenue on Aug. 15.
Unlawful Use of a Weapon
Jeilin Harris-Thomas, 23, of the 1700 block of West Wallen Avenue in Chicago, was charged with unlawful use of a weapon by a felon in the 2100 block of Darrow Avenue on Aug. 10.
Stephen Jackson, 36, of the 2300 block of Noyes Court, was charged with battery in the 2300 block of Noyes Court on Aug. 15.
Richard F. Meltzer, 76, of the 600 block of Sheridan Road, Evanston, was charged with theft at the Evanston police department in the 1400 block of Elmwood Avenue on Aug. 16.
A package was stolen from a residence at the 2200 block of McDaniel Avenue it was reported on August 13. Amount of loss exceeds $500.
A bicycle was stolen from a garage in the 1900 block of Grant Street it was reported on August 12.
Marcus S. Franklin, 32, of the 900 block of Maple Avenue, was charged with criminal trespass in the 800 block of Main Street on Aug. 12.
Donell P. Baker, 60, of the 3800 block of North Broadway Avenue in Chicago, was charged with trespass in the 1400 block of Chicago Avenue on Aug. 17.
Mildred Jones-Redmond, 72, of the 600 block of Sherman Avenue, was charged with retail theft in the 2400 block of Howard Street on Aug. 9.
Ronald M. Martin, 39, of the 10200 of South Yates Avenue in Chicago, was charged with domestic battery in the 1700 block of South State Street on Aug. 11.
Brian L. Cox is a freelance reporter with Pioneer Press.