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Blotter: More than $600 worth of items stolen from parked car

Syd Stone, Assistant City Editor

March 28

Filed under City, Crime

An Evanston man reported Monday that items had been stolen from his car in south Evanston. The 37-year-old resident said he parked his 2003 Kia at 11:30 p.m. on Sunday in the 1000 block of Brummel Street, Evanston police Cmdr....

12-year-old robbed in south Evanston

Kristina Karisch, Assistant City Editor

March 10

Filed under City, Crime, Latest Stories

A 12-year-old boy was robbed on Wednesday in south Evanston, police said. The boy was in an alley on Mulford Street at about 5 p.m. when three men approached him, Evanston police Cmdr. Joseph Dugan said. The boy told police...

Police Blotter: Man arrested in connection with hit and run

Ryan Wangman, Assistant City Editor

March 3

Filed under City, Crime, Latest Stories, Local

A man was arrested in connection with a hit and run accident early Wednesday morning in south Evanston, police said. No one was injured in the hit and run involving two vehicles, which occurred on Feb. 18 at 1:30 p.m. in the...

Police Blotter: UPS package stolen from apartment lobby

Kristina Karisch, Assistant City Editor

March 1

Filed under City, Crime, Latest Stories, Local

A package delivered to an apartment complex in south Evanston on Monday appears to have been stolen by a fellow resident. The UPS package was scheduled for delivery at 9:59 a.m., Evanston police Cmdr. Joseph Dugan said. When...

Blotter: Police recover stolen handgun during traffic stop

David Fishman, Assistant City Editor

February 27

Filed under City, Crime, Latest Stories, Local

Police recovered a stolen handgun Monday during a traffic stop in south Evanston. At about 1 a.m., patrol officers stopped a vehicle for an expired registration at the intersection of Howard Street and Western Avenue, Evanston...

Police Blotter: Bikes stolen from 2 Evanston homes

Syd Stone, Reporter

February 26

Filed under City, Crime

An Evanston man reported his bike had been stolen from his residence in west Evanston on Wednesday, police said. The 19-year-old man left his black bike locked to a metal clothesline pole in the backyard of his residence in...

Police blotter: Vehicle damaged, purse stolen in north Evanston

Sophie Mann, Copy Chief

February 23

Filed under City, Crime

A 57-year-old Evanston woman found her vehicle’s front passenger window broken and her purse stolen from the front seat on Tuesday, police said. At 4 p.m., she parked her car in the parking lot of Lovelace Park, 2700 Gross...

Police Blotter: Man charged with misdemeanor battery

Syd Stone, Reporter

February 21

Filed under City, Crime, Local

An Evanston man reported Friday that he had been punched in the Davis Street Metra Station on Friday. The 65-year-old man said he was walking in the tunnel by the Metra station on Friday at 2:30 p.m. when a man that he did...

Blotter: Man arrested in connection with alleged domestic battery

David Fishman, Assistant City Editor

February 21

Filed under City, Crime, Latest Stories, Local

Officers responded to a report of domestic battery Thursday in west Evanston, police said. At noon, responding officers were dispatched to the 1800 block of Darrow Avenue after receiving a call about a domestic battery, Evanston...

Police Blotter: Laptop, tablet, cell phone stolen from apartment

Kristina Karisch, Assistant City Editor

February 19

Filed under City, Crime

About $2,800 worth of technology and cash was stolen from an apartment in south Evanston after the resident, a 23-year-old woman, left her apartment at about 11:30 a.m. on Thursday, police said. When she returned around noon,...