Police Blotter for April 30
Updated: May 7, 2012 10:01PM
The following incidents were listed in the official reports of the Lincolnwood Police Department. Readers are reminded that an arrest by police does not constitute a finding of guilt; only a court of law can make that determination.
An employee at Myron and Phil’s 3900 W. Devon Ave., said his car was broken into between 2:15 and 3:30 p.m. April 21 while it was parked behind the restaurant. The front passenger-side window was shattered and a $250 stereo, $500 speakers, a $150 amplifier and a $100 cell phone were missing.
Lincolnwood residents on the 7000 block of Keeler Avenue discovered tens of thousands of dollars worth of jewelry and rare coins were stolen from their home sometime between 12:30 and 2:15 p.m. April 19. Entry was made through an unlocked rear patio door. Between 100 and 200 items of gold jewelry of an undetermined value was taken, along with coins valued at between $10,000 and $20,000 and a $20,000 Rolex watch.
About 50 pieces of wood used for store displays were reported stolen from CDW, 6955 N. Hamlin Ave., between 5 p.m. April 23 and 5 p.m. April 24. The display wood was valued at $1,640 total.
Andre M. Watkins, 23, of 731 Reba Place, Evanston, was charged with felony aggravated DUI and possession of marijuana after his arrest at 12:35 a.m. April 26 while driving west on the 4100 block of Touhy Avenue. Watkins also was charged with two other DUI counts, driving on a revoked license, driving an uninsured vehicle and speeding.