Winnetka, News

Police Reports: Fight at Winnetka park, burglary to food truck

These reports were pulled from the latest police summaries provided by departments in our coverage area (Wilmette, Winnetka, Highland Park, Northfield, Kenilworth and Glencoe).


March 7

• An unlocked bicycle reportedly was stolen from the 500 block of Hunter Road .

March 6

• A resident reportedly was scammed out of more than $3,800 after calling a number in an attempt to recover access to their social media accounts.

March 4

• About $90 in food and drink items reportedly were stolen from Walgreens in the 800 block of Green Bay Road.


Feb. 28

• A wallet containing $760 reportedly was stolen from a home in the 1100 block of Ash Street.

Feb. 26

• An individual reportedly was punched in the head and splashed with coffee following a verbal altercation about off-leash dogs at Centennial Park, 225 Sheridan Road.


No reports between Feb. 28-March 6 that meet The Record’s standards for publication


March 2

• One hundred dollars reportedly was stolen after a door was smashed at Drybar Louys Salon, 1820 Second St.

March 1

• Approximately $2,500 worth of items reportedly were stolen from a food truck between Dec. 28, 2023, and Feb. 28.

Feb. 27

• Thirty cartons of cigarettes reportedly were stolen from a trailer at the BP gas station, 1881 Deerfield Road.


No reports between March 4-10 that meet The Record’s standards for publication


No reports submitted by press time (Tuesday, March 12)

The Record’s police reports are taken from police-activity summaries prepared by local police departments. Police Reports contain public information from preliminary reports and are not a complete listing of all police activity. The Record does not publish the names of individuals arrested and named in preliminary reports unless the incident is a matter of public safety or has significant community implications. All arrestees are innocent until proven guilty.


This article was developed using publicly available information, such as press releases, municipal records and social media posts.

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