Local police departments provided the following reports. In all incidents where an arrest occurred, a charge is merely an accusation and not evidence of guilt.
Someone put foaming detergent in a water fountain at the Northbrook Village Green.
An upright vacuum was stolen from the front yard of a Glencoe home.
A AAA card and State Farm proof of insurance documents were stolen from an unlocked garage in Evanston
Someone stole seven garden gnomes from the front lawn of a home in Morton Grove.
Two men stole two toilet flush valves from the restroom of an Evanston restaurant.
Someone burnt a two-inch hole through a screen door in Skokie.
Police said a truck was reported stolen from the Metals USA parking lot in Northbrook. The truck was carrying about 26,000 pounds of steel beams, valued at $20,000.
Two men got in a physical altercation in a Skokie grocery store after one accused the other of cutting in the checkout line.