Police Reports: Two cars stolen in Northfield; graffiti at golf course
These reports were pulled from the latest police summaries provided by departments in our coverage area (Wilmette, Winnetka, Northfield, Kenilworth and Glencoe).
• A bicycle reportedly was stolen overnight from the Gillson Beach House, 700 Michigan Avenue.
• A catalytic converter reportedly was stolen around 5 p.m. from the 3200 block of Old Glenview Road.
• A suitcase reportedly was stolen from the 400 block of Laurel Avenue.
• Multiple signs near Canal Shores Golf Course in the 200 block of Linden Avenue reportedly were vandalized with graffiti.
• Graffiti reportedly was found on the Music Theater Works building at 516 4th St.
• A package reportedly was stolen from a front porch in the 800 block of 16th Street.
• An unlocked car reportedly was stolen overnight from the 1100 block of Ash Street.
• A resident’s employer reportedly was contacted by an unknown individual who tried to change the resident’s direct deposit information.
• A car reportedly was stolen from Fields BMW, 700 W. Frontage Road. Police say the car was tracked via GPS and returned to the dealership.
• A car reportedly was stolen from a driveway in the 200 block of Dickens Street. Police say the car was discovered later that day and returned to the owner.
• A damaged car recovered in the 200 block of Dickens Street reportedly was stolen from a location in Chicago.
• A catalytic converter reportedly was stolen from a car parked in the 1700 block of Northfield.
• Numerous items reportedly were stolen from the Walgreens at 1825 Willow Road.
No activity reported from July 15-22.
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