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Blotter: Two men arrested for handgun possession in Evanston

Sophie Mann, Digital Development and Recruitment Editor

April 18, 2017

Filed under City, Crime, Latest Stories

A Morton Grove resident and a Palatine resident were arrested for handgun possession in Evanston on Friday, according to a police news release. The first arrest occurred around 6:45 p.m. when Evanston Police Department’s...

Blotter: Evanston man arrested after long-term narcotics investigation

Sophie Mann, Digital Development and Recruitment Editor

April 16, 2017

Filed under City, Crime

An Evanston man was arrested Friday morning in connection with a long-term narcotics investigation by the Evanston Police Department special operations group, according to a news release. The investigation began in 2015 in...

Blotter: Transmissions, transmission parts stolen from auto repair lot in west Evanston

Sophie Mann, Digital Development and Recruitment Editor

April 13, 2017

Filed under City, Crime, Latest Stories

An Evanston man reported three automobile transmissions and two front housing accessories had been stolen in west Evanston sometime between Tuesday evening and Wednesday morning. The transmissions and transmission parts were...

Blotter: Woman reports windshield broken, fender dented

Sophie Mann, Digital Development and Recruitment Editor

April 12, 2017

Filed under City, Crime, Local

A Winthrop Harbor resident reported damage to her vehicle Tuesday afternoon. The 48-year-old female reported that the front windshield of her 2013 Ford had been broken and the fender dented while it was parked on the 700 block...

Blotter: Evanston man reports car windows smashed with whiskey bottle

Sophie Mann, Digital Development and Recruitment Editor

April 11, 2017

Filed under City, Crime, Latest Stories

A 50-year-old Evanston man reported that, sometime between Sunday at 11 p.m. and Monday at 1 a.m., someone smashed his car’s windshield and rear window in south Evanston. The 2014 Subaru was parked in the 1200 block of Lee...

Blotter: Evanston woman arrested for domestic battery

Sophie Mann, Digital Development and Recruitment Editor

April 11, 2017

Filed under City, Crime, Latest Stories

A 45-year-old Evanston woman was arrested at 2:40 a.m. on Saturday in connection with a domestic battery report after multiple altercations erupted between her and her child’s father at her home in south Evanston. Police...

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...