The Daily Northwestern

Blotter: Furniture, gardening tools, power tools stolen from residence

Clare Proctor, Assistant City Editor

March 7, 2019

Filed under City, Crime, Latest Stories

An Evanston resident reported Wednesday that $550 worth of home items was stolen from an alley behind his residence, located in the 800 block of Grey Avenue. The man set the items outside for movers to pick up, but within...

Blotter: Wallet stolen from Sketchbook Brewing Co. in Evanston

Clare Proctor, Assistant City Editor

March 6, 2019

Filed under City, Crime, Latest Stories

An Evanston resident reported that her wallet had been stolen from her coat pocket while she was at Sketchbook Brewing Company, 821 Chicago Ave., Tuesday evening. The woman received a notification from her bank that her account...

Over $100,000 in cash taken from Evanston resident’s safe

Ashley Capoot, Reporter

March 5, 2019

Filed under City, Crime, Latest Stories

An Evanston woman reported Monday that valuable items and over $100,000 in cash were stolen from her residence in the 100 block of Ashland Avenue. The woman said she got a call about a burglar alarm in her home as she was...

Man arrested for stealing from Target

Ashley Capoot, Reporter

March 4, 2019

Filed under City, Crime, Latest Stories

A 57-year-old Evanston resident was arrested Saturday after he took several items from Target, 1616 Sherman Ave., without paying for them. A Target employee said he saw the man conceal six bottles of Jameson Irish Whiskey...

Blotter: iPhone stolen from middle school girl

Ashley Capoot, Reporter

March 3, 2019

Filed under City, Crime

A woman reported on Friday that a 14-year-old girl’s phone was stolen at Nichols Middle School. The 49-year-old woman who reported the incident said the girl’s gold iPhone 7, valued at $700, disappeared while the girl was...

Blotter: Laptop stolen from St. Mary Church

Clare Proctor, Assistant City Editor

February 28, 2019

Filed under City, Crime, Latest Stories

The director of St. Mary Parish reported a stolen laptop belonging to a 37-year-old chaplain of the church on Tuesday. At 11 p.m. Tuesday, the chaplain noticed a broken window in the church, located at the corner of Lake Street...

Evanston man arrested with loaded handgun in possession

Clare Proctor, Assistant City Editor

February 27, 2019

Filed under City, Crime, Latest Stories

Evanston Police Department officers arrested a man in possession of a loaded handgun last Thursday. The EPD received an anonymous call reporting a possibly armed man in the 2400 block of Main Street. The caller described the...

Man arrested for cannabis possession

Ashley Capoot, Reporter

February 26, 2019

Filed under City, Crime, Latest Stories

A man was arrested Monday night after police found cannabis inside his vehicle in the 2300 block of Emerson Street. Evanston Police Department officers were patrolling the area when they saw the man throw trash out of the...

Sugar poured into gas tank of vehicle

Ashley Capoot, Reporter

February 25, 2019

Filed under City, Crime, Latest Stories

A 37-year-old Evanston woman reported Saturday that she saw a person intentionally damage her vehicle outside of her residence in the 2400 block of Emerson Street. The woman said she saw the person approach her car and pour...