Blotter: Man arrested for noise citation, man flees Jewel Osco

Molly Burke, Reporter

A 31-year-old Evanston man was arrested Friday for a noise ordinance violation around 5 a.m..

The police reported to the scene after a report was made that someone was yelling outside in the 1600 block of Darrow Avenue, Evanston Police Communications Coordinator Perry Polinski said.

Police originally reported to the scene and found that the man was potentially intoxicated. After issuing a warning, officers left. After a complaint, they returned around 5 a.m. and issued a citation to the man after who would not go inside or quiet down, Polinski said.

Man flees Jewel Osco

Unknown items were taken Friday from the Jewel-Osco on Howard Street at 12:30 a.m..

An employee reported a man thought to have shoplifted in the past leaving the store with a backpack of items, Polinski said.

The man left the store before being stopped and left the scene on a bicycle.

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