Battery – Cause Bodily Harm
Officers from the 24th District, together with Evanston police, arrested a man wanted for attempted robbery from a previously reported incident. The victim identified the offender as the person who punched and kicked him and tried to rob him of his laptop. The offender was arrested and charged with battery.
A man was placed in custody after his DNA matched that left at the scene of a burglary. The offender was arrested and charged with burglary.
Criminal Trespass to Vehicles
Officers observed an offender inside a stolen vehicle. The offender told the officers it was his uncle’s car. The officers interviewed the owner of the vehicle who denied knowing the offender and stated he did not give anyone permission to use his car. The car was stolen from an auto body lot, where it was being repaired.
An offender was seen by several people urinating on a tree in the public way. The offender, a member of a well-known street gang, was arrested and charged with indecent exposure.
Issuance of Warrant
Officers were flagged down by a person who reported that a man was starting a fight in the alley. Officers proceeded to the scene where a name check revealed the man had two active warrants. The offender was arrested and taken to the 24th District station for processing.
Officers responded to a call of suspicious persons looking into vehicles and garages. The offenders were seen fleeing with the proceeds from one garage and a “flash message” was sent immediately over the police radio. Responding officers were able to locate the offenders along with proceeds from more victims. Both offenders are self-admitted gang members.
Domestic Battery – Physical Contact
Officers followed up on a domestic battery call, where the offender grabbed the victim, placed her in a choke hold and forced her into his vehicle. Officers were able to locate the offender and place him in custody. The offender is a self-admitted gang member.
Officers responded to a Burglary just occurred. After a thorough investigation, which included video surveillance, the officers were able to locate the offender and the victim’s property was recovered. Offender was placed in custody and charged with burglary.
Officers from the 24th District officers were able to locate an offender from a hit and run traffic accident reported earlier in the day. Offender was arrested and charged with criminal damage to property.
An offender was observed on video keying the victim’s car and causing an estimated $3,000 in damage. Officers were able to locate the offender and place him into custody without incident.
Possession of Firearm without valid FOID card
Officers arrested a self-admitted gang member for possessing a Colt 38 special revolver.
Officers witnessed an offender engaged in a verbal altercation with the driver of another vehicle in traffic. The officers conducted a vehicle stop and a name check of the offender revealed a warrant for his arrest. The offender was placed in custody.