Blotter: Feb. 5

Julian Gerez, Reporter

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Pizza delivery man robbed at gunpoint

A 23-year-old pizza delivery man was robbed by two men at gunpoint early Tuesday morning. 

The Skokie resident got out of his car to make a Sarpino’s pizza delivery in the 300 block of Callan Avenue, Evanston Police Cmdr. Jay Parrott said. No one answered the door at the residence, at which point two men approached the driver and each pulled out handguns. One of the men went through the driver’s pockets and took his iPhone. 

Police said the men then fled southbound from the location on foot.

Resident of mental health facility hit with plate

A 61-year-old resident of the Albany Care mental health facility hit another resident in the face with a plate on Saturday afternoon. 

Albany Care, 901 Maple Ave., is a facility dedicated to the “treatment and recovery of individuals suffering from chronic mental illness,” according to its website. Police said the resident, 74, who was hit did not receive any visible injuries or require medical treatment.

An employer of Albany Care reported the incident to the police, but Parrott said the incident will be handled internally.

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