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Blotter: Woman arrested in connection with driving while under the influence

Sophie Mann, Reporter

June 30, 2017

Filed under City, Crime, Latest Stories

A woman was arrested early Friday morning in connection with driving while under the influence in downtown Evanston. The driver said she made too wide of a turn and struck another driver, Evanston police Cmdr. Joseph Dugan s...

Blotter: Man arrested in connection with aggravated unlawful use of weapon

Sophie Mann, Reporter

June 29, 2017

Filed under City, Crime, Latest Stories

A Chicago man was arrested Wednesday night in connection with five charges, including aggravated unlawful use of a weapon, in south Evanston. The 33-year-old man failed to signal properly while driving in the 400 block of Chicago Avenue and was pulled over by police,...

Blotter: Woman, teenager arrested in connection with battery incidents

Sophie Mann, Reporter

June 28, 2017

Filed under City, Crime, Latest Stories

An Evanston woman and a teenager were arrested Tuesday afternoon in connection with battery in west Evanston. A 13-year-old boy hit a 12-year-old girl and fled, Evanston police Cmdr. Joseph Dugan said. The girl had some facial...

Blotter: Chicago man charged in connection with attempted murder

Ben Pope, Summer Editor

June 26, 2017

Filed under City, Crime, Latest Stories

A Chicago man was arrested last Tuesday night in connection with an attempted first-degree murder in north Evanston. The incident took place at an apartment building in the 2300 block of Noyes Court — one block north of the...

Blotter: Evanston man arrested in connection with domestic battery

Sophie Mann, Reporter

June 23, 2017

Filed under City, Crime, Latest Stories

Police arrested an Evanston man Thursday morning in connection with domestic battery in south Evanston. A 41-year-old woman reported that her husband battered her after a verbal altercation turned physical, Evanston Police...

Blotter: Chicago residents arrested in connection with retail theft, armed robbery

Sophie Mann, Reporter

June 21, 2017

Filed under City, Crime, Latest Stories

A Chicago man and woman were arrested in connection with armed robbery and retail theft, respectively, in south Evanston on Monday afternoon, according to a news release. Police were called to the Jewel-Osco on the 1100 block of Chicago Avenue after a retail theft that involved one o...

Blotter: Man arrested in connection with retail theft at Walgreens

Sophie Mann, Reporter

June 20, 2017

Filed under City, Crime

A man was arrested in connection with misdemeanor retail theft in south Evanston on Friday afternoon. The 47-year-old man filled up a black bag at the Walgreens on the 600 block of Chicago Avenue and left the store without paying, Evanston police...

Blotter: Evanston man shot in thigh on Darrow Avenue on Sunday night

Ben Pope, Summer Editor

June 19, 2017

Filed under City, Crime, Latest Stories

An Evanston man was transported to Evanston Hospital Sunday night after being shot in the thigh while standing in the 2100 block of Darrow Avenue, according to a news release. The 32-year-old man told police four shots were ...

Blotter: Des Plaines man arrested in connection with felony aggravated battery

Sophie Mann, Reporter

June 16, 2017

Filed under City, Crime, Latest Stories

A Des Plaines resident was arrested Wednesday night in connection with aggravated battery after inappropriately touching a woman in south Evanston. The woman called the police after the man tried touching her arm and speaking...

Blotter: Chicago man arrested in connection with aggravated battery of a police officer

Ben Pope, Summer Editor

June 15, 2017

Filed under City, Crime, Latest Stories

A Chicago man was arrested Wednesday night at the McDonald’s in the 1100 block of Howard Street in connection with aggravated battery of a police officer and resisting arrest, Evanston police Cmdr. Joseph Dugan said. The...