The Daily Northwestern

Blotter: Residential burglary reported on Gaffield Place

Julia Esparza, Assistant City Editor

January 18, 2018

Filed under City, Crime, Latest Stories, Police

A 21-year-old woman called police to investigate a burglary at her residence near Northwestern’s campus on Wednesday. The woman said she left the residence in the 800 block of Gaffield Place at 6 p.m., and when she returned...

Blotter: Evanston woman arrested in connection with domestic battery

Nikki Baim, Reporter

January 17, 2018

Filed under City, Crime

Police arrested a 43-year-old Evanston woman Tuesday night and charged her with domestic battery and aggravated assault following an altercation with her fiancé, Evanston police said. The woman and her 62-year-old fiancé were ar...

Man arrested in downtown Evanston, charged with child endangerment

Julia Esparza, Assistant City Editor

January 16, 2018

Filed under City, Crime

Police arrested a 46-year-old man and charged him with child endangerment in Evanston on Saturday. Police were alerted of an infant left in a parked car that was not running near the Whole Foods in downtown Evanston, Evanston...

Blotter: Men pose as home repair company in residential burglary, police say

Nikki Baim, Reporter

January 11, 2018

Filed under City, Crime, Latest Stories

An elderly couple reported missing costume jewelry at their home Wednesday after two men visited, posing as employees of a home repair company, police said. The couple was distracted in the backyard of their home in the 2700...

Blotter: Woman charged with battery pulled out knife during argument

Julia Esparza, Assistant City Editor

January 10, 2018

Filed under City, Crime, Latest Stories

Police arrested a 35-year-old woman after they say she got in an argument with another woman and cut her with a knife on Saturday. The Evanston woman was drinking alcohol with a 37-year-old male and a 48-year-old female in...

Blotter: Woman arrested at Saint Francis Hospital, charged with two counts of theft

Julia Esparza, Reporter

January 8, 2018

Filed under City, Crime, Latest Stories

Police arrested a 48-year-old Skokie woman Saturday at Presence Saint Francis Hospital in connection with two counts of theft. A hospital employee had alerted security after he noticed a woman wearing a sweatshirt and backpack...

Chicago teenager arrested in connection with aggravated robbery of 13-year-old

Sophie Mann, Web Editor

December 13, 2017

Filed under City, Crime, Latest Stories

A 15-year-old Chicago resident was arrested on Tuesday in connection with aggravated robbery of a 13-year-old boy in south Evanston, according to a news release. A school resource officer noticed the 13-year-old in the 1000...

Evanston man charged with aggravated unlawful use of a weapon

Sophie Mann, Reporter

November 27, 2017

Filed under City, Crime, Latest Stories

An Evanston man was arrested Sunday night in connection with aggravated unlawful use of a weapon and two other charges. Officers responded to a call regarding a disturbance in the 200 block of Hartrey Avenue that involved two...

Blotter: Man arrested in south Evanston in connection with aggravated battery

Jake Holland, Assistant City Editor

November 20, 2017

Filed under City, Crime, Latest Stories

A 35-year-old Chicago man was arrested Thursday in south Evanston in connection with aggravated battery. The man, who was a patient at St. Francis Hospital, had attempted to leave while still attached to an IV, Evanston police...