By Emily Stone and David MacLean
A Winnetka resident told police that someone entered their unlocked home, turned on the water in one of the bathrooms and turned on the patio lights.
Lake Bluff Police received a report of a person wearing a clown mask throwing items from the driver’s side of a black pickup truck.
Someone stole an iPhone with a black cover and white stripes from a woman who fainted at an Evanston church.
Someone stole tools, tires and fishing poles from the back of a truck in Evanston.
Someone forced their way in through a dog door at an Evanston home, then stole a 32-inch Samsung flat screen TV.
A Palatine man was charged with retail theft from Wal-Mart after police say he placed a $15.97 price tag on a sleeping bag priced at $47.97, paid the lower amount and left the store. Police said he also had a hand saw in his front pocket that he did not pay for.
A customer in Skokie was given a trespass warning after screaming at a FedEx employee because his package was not delivered a day earlier.
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