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Blotter: Woman charged with domestic battery

Julia Esparza, Assistant City Editor

January 28, 2018

Filed under City, Crime, Local, Police

Police charged a woman with domestic battery Wednesday in connection with an incident that occurred Jan. 22. A man called police to the 1800 block of Sherman Avenue soon after his sister assaulted him, Evanston police Cmdr....

Blotter: Chicago man arrested at Evanston Public Library, charged with assault

Nikki Baim, Reporter

January 25, 2018

Filed under City, Crime, Latest Stories

Police arrested a 31-year-old Chicago man Wednesday afternoon at Evanston Public Library and charged him with assault. A security guard at the EPL main branch — 1703 Orrington Ave. — called police to report a man with a...

Blotter: Police charge man with unlawful use of a weapon

Julia Esparza, Reporter

January 24, 2018

Filed under City, Crime, Local, Police

Police arrested a 20-year-old man on Tuesday in connection with unlawful use of a weapon. Officers were on patrol at about 11:55 p.m. near the 1600 block of Foster Street when they spotted a person walking on the sidewalk wh...

Blotter: Police investigate weekend burglary at Cleaners Plus

Nikki Baim, Reporter

January 23, 2018

Filed under City, Crime, Latest Stories

Evanston Police Department are investigating a burglary reported Monday morning at Cleaners Plus on Dodge Avenue. During the burglary, which occurred between 6 p.m. Saturday and 5 a.m. Monday, a laptop valued at $600, a coat...

Blotter: Four bottles of liquor stolen from Jewel-Osco in south Evanston

Nikki Baim, Reporter

January 21, 2018

Filed under City, Crime, Latest Stories, Police

A man stole $150 worth of liquor from the Jewel-Osco in south Evanston early Friday morning, police said. A security guard observed the suspect take four bottles of liquor from the store — located in the 2400 block of Howa...

Blotter: Residential burglary reported on Gaffield Place

Julia Esparza, Assistant City Editor

January 18, 2018

Filed under City, Crime, Latest Stories, Police

A 21-year-old woman called police to investigate a burglary at her residence near Northwestern’s campus on Wednesday. The woman said she left the residence in the 800 block of Gaffield Place at 6 p.m., and when she returned...

Blotter: Evanston woman arrested in connection with domestic battery

Nikki Baim, Reporter

January 17, 2018

Filed under City, Crime

Police arrested a 43-year-old Evanston woman Tuesday night and charged her with domestic battery and aggravated assault following an altercation with her fiancé, Evanston police said. The woman and her 62-year-old fiancé were ar...

Man arrested in downtown Evanston, charged with child endangerment

Julia Esparza, Assistant City Editor

January 16, 2018

Filed under City, Crime

Police arrested a 46-year-old man and charged him with child endangerment in Evanston on Saturday. Police were alerted of an infant left in a parked car that was not running near the Whole Foods in downtown Evanston, Evanston...

Blotter: Men pose as home repair company in residential burglary, police say

Nikki Baim, Reporter

January 11, 2018

Filed under City, Crime, Latest Stories

An elderly couple reported missing costume jewelry at their home Wednesday after two men visited, posing as employees of a home repair company, police said. The couple was distracted in the backyard of their home in the 2700...

Blotter: Woman charged with battery pulled out knife during argument

Julia Esparza, Assistant City Editor

January 10, 2018

Filed under City, Crime, Latest Stories

Police arrested a 35-year-old woman after they say she got in an argument with another woman and cut her with a knife on Saturday. The Evanston woman was drinking alcohol with a 37-year-old male and a 48-year-old female in...

Blotter: Woman arrested at Saint Francis Hospital, charged with two counts of theft

Julia Esparza, Reporter

January 8, 2018

Filed under City, Crime, Latest Stories

Police arrested a 48-year-old Skokie woman Saturday at Presence Saint Francis Hospital in connection with two counts of theft. A hospital employee had alerted security after he noticed a woman wearing a sweatshirt and backpack...