Police Blotter: Feb. 12

Julian Gerez, Reporter

Laptop burglarized from car repair shop

Someone broke into a car repair shop in Evanston and stole a Sony laptop worth about $200 between Saturday and Monday, police said.

A window pane in the garage door was broken at Pit Pros, 2402 Dempster St., through which the burglar gained entry into the business, Evanston police Cmdr. Joseph Dugan said. The owner of the shop, a 59-year-old man, reported the burglary to the police.

Cash, CDs, tools stolen from car

Someone burglarized an unlocked car near Evanston Township High School overnight on Sunday, police said.

A 69-year-old Evanston resident said she parked her car in the 1500 block of Fowler Avenue on Sunday afternoon, and when she returned at 7 a.m. Monday, the items, which included $20 in cash as well as 10 CDs and a bucket of miscellaneous hand tools, were missing, Dugan said. There were no signs of forced entry into the 2007 Acura, he added.

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