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Police Blotter: Hospital employee’s items stolen from bag

Ryan Wangman, Assistant City Editor

February 15

Filed under City, Crime, Latest Stories, Local

A St. Francis Hospital employee reported her Samsung Tablet and credit card stolen from her backpack Tuesday morning, police said. The 41-year-old Kenosha, Wisconsin, resident left her bag in the employee common area in the...

Police Blotter: More than $300 worth of alcohol stolen from Jewel-Osco

Syd Stone, Reporter

February 14

Filed under City, Crime

A Skokie man was arrested Monday in connection with stealing more than $300 worth of alcohol from the Jewel-Osco supermarket in southwest Evanston, police said. At 1:10 p.m., a security guard observed the 27-year-old man placing...

Police Blotter: Hubcap stolen from Jewel-Osco parking lot

Syd Stone, Reporter

February 13

Filed under City, Crime, Latest Stories, Local

A Chicago resident reported a hubcap missing from her car in the Jewel-Osco parking lot in southwest Evanston, police said. The 63-year-old woman parked her car in the grocery store’s parking lot, 2485 Howard St., at 6 p.m....

Man shot in west Evanston while sitting in car

Nora Shelly, City Editor

February 13

Filed under City, Crime, Latest Stories, Local

A 24-year-old Skokie man was shot in the wrist while sitting in a car in west Evanston early Monday morning, police said. Evanston police officers responded to reports of shots fired in the 2100 block of Darrow Avenue just...

Police Blotter: Wallet stolen at Whole Foods

Syd Stone, Reporter

February 8

Filed under City, Crime

A female Evanston resident reported that her wallet had been stolen at Whole Foods in south Evanston, police said. The 46-year-old resident noticed that her brown leather wallet had been stolen when she tried to pay for her...

Police Blotter: Wallet stolen at Cheesie’s Pub & Grub

Kristina Karisch, Assistant City Editor

February 8

Filed under City, Crime, Latest Stories, Local

A 23-year-old woman from Western Springs, Illinois, had her wallet stolen at Cheesie’s Pub & Grub at 622 Davis St. on Saturday. At around 3 a.m. on Saturday, the woman was approached by an unidentified male in the rest...

Blotter: Man charged with battery after grabbing officer’s arm

David Fishman, Assistant City Editor

February 7

Filed under City, Crime, Latest Stories, Local

Officers were dispatched early Sunday morning to Bar Louie, 1520 Sherman Ave., after the establishment refused to allow two intoxicated people entry. After the officers arrived at 12:30 a.m., the subjects caught a cab and he...

Blotter: Nearly $800 stolen from local Enterprise Rent-A-Car

David Fishman, Assistant City Editor

February 5

Filed under City, Crime

Police responded Thursday to a robbery at Enterprise Rent-A-Car in north Evanston, police said. At about 11:45 p.m., officers were dispatched to the business, 2636 Green Bay Rd., for an alarm, Evanston police Cmdr. Joseph Dugan...

Five vehicles stolen from Evanston car dealership

Nora Shelly, City Editor

February 5

Filed under City, Crime, Latest Stories, Local

Five cars were stolen from a car dealership in south Evanston early Friday morning, police said. Evanston police were dispatched to the dealership in the 1000 block of Chicago Avenue just after midnight over complaints of several...