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Blotter: Woman arrested in connection with domestic battery

Sophie Mann, Reporter

September 18, 2017

Filed under City, Crime, Police

On Wednesday, a Skokie resident was arrested in connection with domestic battery in south Evanston. A 33-year-old woman was involved in a verbal dispute with her brother and his girlfriend — the Skokie resident — after...

Blotter: Three arrested after driving without valid driver’s licenses

Rishika Dugyala, City Editor

September 15, 2017

Filed under City, Crime

A Chicago woman was arrested Thursday evening after police found her driving without a valid driver’s license in west Evanston. An officer assigned to investigate a traffic accident at Main Street and Dodge Avenue found that...

Blotter: Chicago woman arrested in connection with reckless conduct

Rishika Dugyala, City Editor

September 15, 2017

Filed under City, Crime

A Chicago woman was arrested in connection with reckless conduct on Tuesday after a driving incident that occurred over a week before. On Sept. 2, at 4:57 p.m., a 43-year-old man was in his vehicle going southbound on Sherman...

Blotter: Bottle of vodka stolen from Jewel-Osco in south Evanston

Sophie Mann, Reporter

September 13, 2017

Filed under City, Crime

A bottle of Grey Goose vodka was stolen from the Jewel-Osco in south Evanston on Tuesday night. A security guard observed a man who had previously stolen from the store — located in the 2400 block of Howard Street — enter,...

Blotter: Des Plaines 16-year-old arrested in connection with handgun recovery

Sophie Mann, Reporter

September 12, 2017

Filed under City, Crime

A Des Plaines juvenile was arrested Monday in connection with two felonies and a misdemeanor in central Evanston, according to a news release. The vehicle the juvenile was in was stopped in the 1300 block of Emerson Street...

Blotter: Man arrested in connection with domestic battery of minor

Sophie Mann, Reporter

September 11, 2017

Filed under City, Crime

An Evanston man was arrested in downtown Evanston on Saturday afternoon in connection with domestic battery. At 4:07 p.m., a 17-year-old girl approached an officer at the Davis Street CTA Station in the 1600 block of Benson...

Blotter: Bicycle stolen in front of CVS on Central Street

Rishika Dugyala, City Editor

September 8, 2017

Filed under City, Crime

A bicycle was stolen in front of the CVS in north Evanston on Thursday night. At 7:15 p.m., a 15-year-old Wilmette resident went to the CVS in the 3300 block of Central Street and left his bicycle unattended in the parking...

Blotter: Man arrested in connection with use of false identification

Sophie Mann, Reporter

September 7, 2017

Filed under City, Crime

On Thursday morning, a man was arrested in connection with the use of false identification in west Evanston. The original incident occurred on May 24, Evanston police Cmdr. Joseph Dugan said. Detectives stopped a vehicle in...

Blotter: Evanston man, juvenile arrested in connection with robbery

Sophie Mann, Reporter

September 6, 2017

Filed under City, Crime, Latest Stories

An Evanston man and a 16-year-old Evanston resident were arrested Sunday in connection with a robbery in south Evanston. Officers were dispatched to Brummel Street and Ridge Avenue after a report of a fight involving two male...

Blotter: Chicago man arrested in connection with retail theft

Sophie Mann, Reporter

September 2, 2017

Filed under City, Crime, Latest Stories

A Chicago resident was arrested Thursday afternoon in connection with retail theft in south Evanston. An employee from the CVS in the 100 block of Asbury Avenue called police after she observed the man putting items in his ...

Blotter: Man arrested in connection with DUI, transportation of open alcohol

Sophie Mann, Reporter

September 1, 2017

Filed under City, Crime, Latest Stories

A man was arrested Tuesday afternoon in connection with multiple alcohol-related traffic offenses in downtown Evanston. An officer stopped the man when he made a turn from Davis Street to Ridge Avenue and drove across the sidewalk,...