The Daily Northwestern

Parents criticize police’s handling of sexual assault case

Cassidy Wang, Assistant City Editor

November 13, 2019

A month after their daughter’s attack, the parents of an Evanston middle school student are demanding answers, upset with how the police have been investigating allegations of their daughter being sexually assaulted at school. The...

Blotter: Vodka taken from Walgreens, graffiti found at Shell Station

Samantha Handler, City Editor

November 13, 2019

A Walgreens employee reported a bottle of vodka taken from the store Monday, Evanston police said. The employee reported the theft at around 8:30 p.m., and officers arrived to the Walgreens, 635 Chicago Ave., shortly after,...

Blotter: Speakers stolen from CVS on Asbury, retail theft at Barnes and Noble

Natalie Chun, Reporter

November 11, 2019

A manager at the CVS located at 101 Asbury St. reported a theft of some stereo equipment around 6 p.m. Saturday. The manager reported the retail theft in progress after recognizing a man suspected of stealing from the CVS in...

Blotter: Man arrested for stealing $719 in North Face coats from Uncle Dan’s, man steals $21.99 in alcohol from Jewel

Natalie Chun, Reporter

November 10, 2019

A 40-year-old man was arrested Tuesday in connection with a theft of $719 in North Face coats from Uncle Dan’s, located at 1600 Sherman Ave. A 38-year-old manager of the store reported the theft and said that she was assisting...

Evanston man arrested for loaded gun found in car

Samantha Handler, City Editor

November 8, 2019

Police arrested an Evanston man on Nov. 4 for alleged unlawful use of a weapon after finding a loaded gun in his vehicle, according to Thursday Evanston Police Department news release. Officers saw a blue Hyundai driving west...