Police Blotter: 2 cell phones stolen in south Evanston

Sophie Mann, Copy Chief

A package was stolen from a home in southwest Evanston on Tuesday, police said.

A 21-year-old woman reported a package from her phone insurance company was missing, Evanston police Cmdr. Joseph Dugan said.

The woman said the package went missing between 11 a.m. and 2 p.m. on Feb. 7. It contained two iPhone 7s, Dugan said. Each phone is valued at $600.

Jewelry, coins stolen from apartment

An Evanston woman reported a home invasion in south Evanston on Wednesday, police said.

The 56-year-old woman said she left her home on the morning of Feb. 8 and returned home in the evening to find her apartment in the 100 block of Ridge Avenue in disarray, Dugan said.

The woman said she had locked her apartment doors, but there were no signs of forced entry, he said. An unknown amount of jewelry and coins were taken.

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