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Blotter: Evanston man charged with DUI while driving to liquor store

Colin Boyle, Photo Editor

May 22, 2018

Filed under City, Crime, Latest Stories

A 68-year-old Evanston man was arrested Monday afternoon for driving under the influence after the alcohol levels in his bloodstream registered two times over the legal limit, according to an Evanston Police Department tweet. The man received se...

Blotter: Man charged with unlawful possession of a weapon by a felon

Julia Esparza, Copy Chief

May 22, 2018

Filed under City, Crime, Latest Stories

Following a foot chase, police arrested a Skokie man Saturday night in connection with unlawful possession of a weapon by a felon. An officer pulled over a vehicle at about 8:45 p.m. after it ran through a red light in the...

Blotter: Evanston man charged with harassment by electronic communication

Colin Boyle, Photo Editor

May 20, 2018

Filed under City, Crime, Latest Stories

A 24-year-old man was charged Wednesday afternoon with harassment by electronic communication. The Evanston man was arrested for sending a text message that expressed an intent to harm a 23-year-old Skokie woman, Evanston police...

Blotter: Police investigate report of man with gun at Bar Louie

Nikki Baim, Reporter

May 17, 2018

Filed under City, Crime, Latest Stories

Police responded to a report of a man with a gun at Bar Louie early Thursday morning. An anonymous caller told police a man at the bar on 1520 Sherman Ave. had a gun in his waistband, Glew said. Police arrived at the bar...

Blotter: Man charged with unlawful use of a weapon

Julia Esparza, Copy Chief

May 15, 2018

Filed under City, Crime, Latest Stories

A 25-year-old Evanston man was charged Monday night with unlawful use of a weapon by a felon. A woman called the Evanston Police Department to the 1900 block of Grey Avenue at about 7:30 p.m. after an argument with her boyfriend....

Blotter: Evanston man arrested in connection with domestic battery

Colin Boyle, Photo Editor

May 13, 2018

Filed under City, Crime, Latest Stories

A 26-year-old Evanston man was arrested Friday morning in connection with domestic battery. At 12:30 a.m., officers responded to the 1800 block of Hartrey Avenue. The man allegedly said he was going to kill himself when his...

Blotter: Man arrested in connection with domestic battery

Julia Esparza, Copy Chief

May 10, 2018

Filed under City, Crime

Police arrested a 39-year-old Evanston man early Thursday morning in connection with domestic battery and aggravated assault. Officers were called to the 600 block of Linden Place at about 1 a.m. after a man threatened to stab...

Blotter: Man charged with DUI, multiple traffic violations

Julia Esparza, Copy Chief

May 9, 2018

Filed under City, Crime, Latest Stories

Police arrested a 26-year-old Franklin Park man in connection with driving under the influence at about 7:30 p.m. Tuesday in west Evanston. The man was driving north on Crawford Avenue when an officer observed his vehicle turn...

Blotter: Skokie woman charged with unlawful use of weapon

Nikki Baim, Reporter

May 8, 2018

Filed under City, Crime, Latest Stories

A 20-year-old Skokie woman was charged with unlawful use of a weapon in west Evanston. The woman disobeyed a stop sign at Dempster Street and Fowler Avenue at 5:55 p.m. on Saturday, Evanston police Cmdr. Ryan Glew said. An...

Blotter: Evanston man arrested in connection with aggravated battery

Colin Boyle, Photo Editor

May 7, 2018

Filed under City, Crime, Latest Stories

A 42-year-old Evanston man was arrested Sunday night in connection with aggravated battery of a police officer and possession of cocaine. At 9:09 p.m., officers arrived at 1111 Pitner Ave. following reports of domestic disturbance....