Blotter: Oct. 3

Ina Yang, Reporter

Burglar steals $100 from Evanston Car Wash

Someone broke into Evanston Car Wash through the rear window on the overhead door early Monday morning.

A car wash employee reported to police that an unknown person entered the business, 2416 Dempster St., at about 2:30 a.m. and took $100 from the cash register. The burglar remains unknown, but was caught on video surveillance tape at the car wash, Evanston Police Department spokesman Cmdr. Jay Parrott said.

Chicago resident’s car burglarized in Evanston

A 54-year-old Chicago resident’s vehicle, parked in the 2100 block of Madison Street, was broken into sometime between 10:00 p.m. Thursday and 1:30 a.m. Friday.

An unknown person entered the car and removed about $30 in loose change. The victim claimed he has no idea how the burglar could have gained entry, Parrott said.

— Ina Yang

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