Five Men Arrested After Stealing Hair Weaves, Police Say

This edition of the Evanston police blotter includes information supplied by police on Thursday, Nov. 8, 2012. Where arrests or charges are mentioned, it does not indicate a conviction.

The following arrests and incidents were reported by the Evanston Police Department:

Five Men Arrested in Hair Weave Theft

Five Chicago men were arrested and charged with retail theft after they allegedly stole Saki hair weaves, hair grease and hair clips from a business in the 800 block of Dodge Avenue at 5:54 p.m. Tuesday, Nov. 6, police reported. Those men include Ken A. Mattel, 18, of the 7200 block of South Wood in Chicago; James McDavis, 18, of the 8000 block of South Evans in Chicago; Sean L. Porter, 19, of the 3100 block of North Broadway in Chicago; Sylvester Scarbrough, 24, of the 2900 block of North Sheridan in Chicago; and Anthony White, 22, of the 4900 block of West Huron in Chicago, according to police.

Two Charged With Domestic Battery

An 18-year-old Evanston man was arrested and charged with domestic battery at 12:35 p.m. Tuesday, Nov. 6, police reported.

A 34-year-old Chicago man was arrested and charged with domestic battery on Wednesday, Nov. 7, police reported. 

Man Stabs Victim on Emerson

A known offender stabbed his victim between 12:40 and 12:51 a.m. Thursday, Nov. 8, in the 2100 block of Emerson Street, police reported.

Toyota Stolen on Central

Someone stole a grey 2005 Toyota RAV4 with the license plate EV2519 from a business parking lot in the 1000 block of Central Street at 6:31 p.m. Friday, Nov. 7, police reported. 

Burglar Attempts Entry on Central

Someone tried to pry open the door of an apartment building in the 2300 block of Central Street between 7 a.m. and 5:50 p.m. Wednesday, Nov. 7, police reported.

Woman Bumps Victim on Church

A known offender bumped another person on the shoulder at a medical office in the 600 block of Church Street at 10 a.m. Tuesday, Nov. 6, police reported.

Thief Steals Hair Weaves, Granola, Pizza

A man stole two boxes of granola bars and a slice of pizza from a grocery store in the 1600 block of Chicago Avenue at 6:18 p.m. Wednesday, Nov. 7, according to police. 

Nutritional Supplements Stolen From Apartment Common Area

Someone stole nutritional supplements and other personal items from the common area of a condo or apartment building in the 1500 block of Hinman Avenue at 11:30 a.m. Tuesday, Nov. 6, according to police. 

el debarge November 08, 2012 at 08:02 PM
Hair weaves should be free. Ditto for "hair grease"
Festus McMoron November 09, 2012 at 01:18 PM
...i would have given them a jar of bacon grease for free. would have made their hair probably look better. btw, what the heck is 'hair grease'?
Jennifer Fisher November 09, 2012 at 05:46 PM
Hair grease is like pomade, an oil for your hair.


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