A suspect threatens a clerk and takes cigarettes
A woman in her 30s threatened a 7-Eleven employee with what he assumed was a knife and fled with 10 packs of Newport cigarettes. This among the stories from Evanston Police’s Friday Daily Crime Bulletin.
A worker at a 7-Eleven convenience store in the 800 block of Emerson Street was confronted by a woman in her 30s who threatened him with an object he assumed was a knife and fled east on an electric scooter with 10 packs of Newport cigarettes at around 4:30 a.m. Friday.
A burglar broke into a business in the 2400 block of Dempster Street around 6 a.m. Sunday morning and took the keys to a vehicle.
A catalytic converter was removed from a Honda 2000 in the 2100 block of Wesley Avenue between 5:30 p.m. Saturday and 4:30 a.m. Sunday.
Alcoholic products were taken from the Jewel-Osco grocery store in the 2400 block of Howard Street at around 2:45 p.m. Wednesday.
1100 lake shore
A blue 2021 Volkswagen Jetta was stolen by unknown means from the 1100 block of Lake Shore Boulevard around 8:40 p.m. Wednesday.
Packages were removed from a residence in the 1300 block of Asbury Avenue around 7 a.m. Thursday.
Packages were taken from a residence in the 100 block of Clyde Avenue between 2:15 p.m. and 2:26 p.m. Thursday.
Cigarettes were stolen from the Jewel-Osco grocery store in the 1100 block of Chicago Avenue around 10 p.m. Thursday.
Thomas M. Gurley, 25, of 29 E. 103rd St., Chicago, was arrested at 2101 Howard St. at 1:35 a.m. Thursday and charged with a traffic violation.
The incidents listed are among official reports from the Evanston Police Department. An arrest does not constitute a presumption of guilt, which can only be determined by a court. Court appearances are held at Cook County 2d District Court in Skokie.