The Daily Northwestern

Blotter: Phone taken at Evanston Hospital, power tools stolen in Home Depot parking lot, woman arrested for revoked license

Molly Burke, Reporter

January 16, 2020

A phone was stolen from Evanston Hospital between Tuesday at midnight and Wednesday at 7 p.m., Evanston police said. The owner of the phone, valued at around $500, was not in possession of the device at the time, Evanston police...

Blotter: Paddleboard stolen at Dempster Street Beach, shots fired on Fowler Avenue, man arrested for suspended license

Molly Burke, Reporter

January 15, 2020

A paddleboard was stolen from the Dempster Street beach on Tuesday between 4 p.m. and 5 p.m., Evanston police said. The male Evanston resident was on the lake while the paddleboard was left unattended on the beach, Evanston police...

Blotter: Resident’s car burglarized

Molly Lubbers, Assistant City Editor

January 14, 2020

A 44-year-old Evanston woman reported to police on Jan. 13 that her silver 2018 Ford was burglarized, but nothing from the car was missing.  Perry Polinski, Evanston police communications coordinator, said the owner told police...

Blotter: Power tools stolen, man charged with unlawful possession

Jacob Fulton, Assistant City Editor

January 13, 2020

Power tools stolen from car Power tools valued at $475 were taken from a car at the 2200 block of Oakton Street, between 2 and 5 p.m. on Friday, Jan. 10. The victim, a 56-year-old Chicago resident, said he left his car ...

Blotter: Man arrested for aggravated assault, battery in two separate occurrences

Jacob Fulton, Assistant City Editor

January 12, 2020

A 25-year-old Evanston man was charged with aggravated assault, criminal damage to property and battery on Jan. 9 related to two separate incidents. The man was taken into police custody on Jan. 8 around 4:30 p.m. in the 1000...