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Blotter: Shots fired in south Evanston

Julia Esparza, Copy Chief

May 1, 2018

Filed under City, Crime, Latest Stories

The Evanston Police Department and the Chicago Police Department received three calls Tuesday reporting shots fired near the intersection of Dobson Street and Elmwood Avenue. At about 12:20 a.m., EPD received two calls from...

Blotter: Oak Lawn man arrested in connection with possession of cannabis

Julia Esparza, Copy Chief

April 30, 2018

Filed under City, Crime

A 27-year-old Oak Lawn man was arrested in south Evanston in connection with possession of cannabis early Saturday morning. An officer asked the man to pull over in the 1300 block of Howard Street for driving without headlights...

Blotter: Des Plaines man charged with attempt to disarm police officer, aggravated resisting police

Syd Stone, City Editor

April 26, 2018

Filed under City, Crime

Officers charged a Des Plaines man Wednesday with one count of attempting to disarm a police officer — a felony — and three counts of aggravated resisting police. A bank manager at the Chase Bank, 635 Chicago Ave., called...

Blotter: Shots fired in west Evanston

Julia Esparza, Copy Chief

April 24, 2018

Filed under City, Crime

Evanston police responded to reports of shots fired in west Evanston on Monday night. A 19-year-old Evanston man was sitting in a car in the 1800 block of Leland Avenue when about six bullets struck it around 8:20 p.m. The...

Blotter: Intoxicated Evanston man arrested in connection with domestic assault

Colin Boyle, Photo Editor

April 23, 2018

Filed under City, Crime, Latest Stories

An Evanston man was arrested in connection with domestic assault Friday evening following a violent altercation with his wife. The 43-year-old man returned to his residence in the 800 block of Hinman Avenue at about 6 p.m....

Blotter: Evanston residents charged in connection with cannabis, MDMA possession

Colin Boyle, Photo Editor

April 22, 2018

Filed under City, Crime, Police

An Evanston man and woman were arrested last week in connection with possession of cannabis and ecstasy. On April 16 at about 8 p.m., police pulled over a gray Chevrolet sedan driving westbound on Howard Street for an improperly...

Blotter: Evanston man charged in connection with aggravated battery

Nikki Baim, Reporter

April 19, 2018

Filed under City, Crime, Latest Stories

A 26-year-old Evanston man was arrested Tuesday in connection with aggravated battery. The man turned himself in to police after detectives identified him as the suspect in a gas station assault, Evanston police Cmdr. Ryan...

Blotter: Man arrested in connection with possession of cannabis, unlawful use of a weapon

Julia Esparza, Copy Chief

April 18, 2018

Filed under City, Crime, Latest Stories

Police arrested a Chicago man Wednesday in connection with aggravated unlawful use of a weapon and possession of cannabis. The man was driving in the 500 block of Sheridan Road at about 1:54 a.m when an Evanston police officer...

Blotter: Evanston woman arrested in connection with 2 felony charges, misdemeanor

Colin Boyle, Photo Editor

April 16, 2018

Filed under City, Crime, Latest Stories

Police arrested a 42-year-old Evanston woman early Sunday morning in connection with two felony charges and a misdemeanor. Officers responded to a report of domestic disturbance at 1567 Dodge Ave. around 1 a.m. on Sunday....

Blotter: Evanston man turns self in, charged in connection with 2 counts of aggravated battery

Colin Boyle, Photo Editor

April 15, 2018

Filed under City, Crime, Latest Stories

An Evanston man turned himself in to Evanston police Tuesday afternoon for a battery investigation. The 47-year-old man was arrested early Wednesday morning in connection with aggravated battery with a deadly weapon and aggravated...

Blotter: North Chicago man charged with cannabis possession

Nikki Baim, Reporter

April 12, 2018

Filed under City, Crime, Latest Stories

A Chicago man was arrested Monday in connection with cannabis possession. Police stopped the 28-year-old man near the intersection of Dempster Street and Dodge Avenue for driving with an expired registration, Evanston police...

Blotter: Cosmetics stolen from CVS

Julia Esparza, Copy Chief

April 10, 2018

Filed under City, Crime, Latest Stories

A man entered CVS Pharmacy – 101 Asbury Ave. – at about 12:50 p.m. on Monday, took cosmetics and then exited without paying. Police responded to a call from a CVS employee who said he followed the man out of the store...