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Blotter: $200 worth of frozen seafood stolen from freezer

Syd Stone, Assistant City Editor

April 9, 2017

Filed under City, Crime, Local

A Northwestern employee reported that $200 worth of frozen fish and shrimp had been stolen from Sheil Catholic Center. The suspect — a 60-year-old woman with dark curly hair, a gold tooth and a green hat — was observed...

Blotter: Woman charged with battery

Syd Stone, Assistant City Editor

April 7, 2017

Filed under City, Crime

A woman filed a battery report last month at her workplace in downtown Evanston. The 56-year-old Evanston resident told officers she had an altercation March 18 with a 65-year-old female coworker with whom she shares office...

Blotter: Domestic battery call yields gun, drug arrests

Syd Stone, Assistant City Editor

April 6, 2017

Filed under City, Crime, Latest Stories, Local

Evanston police officers were dispatched to a home in south Evanston on Monday at 9:50 a.m. in response to a report of a possible battery in-progress. According to a news release from the Evanston Police Department, the 19-year-old...

Blotter: Woman charged with battery after fight in parking lot

Sophie Mann, Digital Development and Recruitment Editor

April 5, 2017

Filed under City, Crime

A 23-year-old Evanston woman was arrested in south Evanston in connection with an altercation at approximately 9:30 a.m. on Monday. Evanston Police Department spokesman Perry Polinski said a fight occurred after a 27-year-old...

Blotter: Evanston man arrested for domestic battery

Sophie Mann, Digital Development and Recruitment Editor

April 3, 2017

Filed under City, Crime

Evanston police were called to Evanston Hospital on Saturday at 3 a.m. after receiving a report of domestic battery. An Evanston woman reported that her husband physically abused her after an argument became physical, Evanston...

Two Evanston men arrested, charged with possession of narcotics

Sophie Mann, Digital Development and Recruitment Editor

April 3, 2017

Filed under City, Crime

Evanston police recovered about 2,300 grams of cannabis and 40 grams of crack cocaine while executing a search warrant Saturday that stemmed from illegal drug sales. At approximately 8:15 a.m. on Saturday, police executed the...

Blotter: Northwestern student arrested, charged with retail theft

Sophie Mann, Digital Development and Recruitment Editor

March 29, 2017

Filed under City, Crime

A 21-year-old female Northwestern student was arrested at roughly 5:30 p.m. Tuesday on the corner of Church Street and Orrington Avenue after stealing three items from the Whole Foods on the 1600 block of Chicago Avenue. Police...

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

Syd Stone, Assistant City Editor

March 28, 2017

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, 2017

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, 2017

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...