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Blotter: Man arrested in connection with alleged domestic battery

David Fishman, Assistant City Editor

February 21, 2017

Filed under City, Crime, Latest Stories, Local

Officers responded to a report of domestic battery Thursday in west Evanston, police said. At noon, responding officers were dispatched to the 1800 block of Darrow Avenue after receiving a call about a domestic battery, Evanston...

Police Blotter: Laptop, tablet, cell phone stolen from apartment

Kristina Karisch, Assistant City Editor

February 19, 2017

Filed under City, Crime

About $2,800 worth of technology and cash was stolen from an apartment in south Evanston after the resident, a 23-year-old woman, left her apartment at about 11:30 a.m. on Thursday, police said. When she returned around noon,...

Police Blotter: Two men charged with felony burglary

Zoe Miller, Reporter

February 16, 2017

Filed under City, Crime

A Des Plaines and a Chicago resident were charged with felony burglary Thursday. Evanston received a call reporting the burglary around 5:18 a.m. on Thursday. The caller reported that two people had broken the glass door of...

Police Blotter: Hospital employee’s items stolen from bag

Ryan Wangman, Assistant City Editor

February 15, 2017

Filed under City, Crime, Latest Stories, Local

A St. Francis Hospital employee reported her Samsung Tablet and credit card stolen from her backpack Tuesday morning, police said. The 41-year-old Kenosha, Wisconsin, resident left her bag in the employee common area in the...

Police Blotter: More than $300 worth of alcohol stolen from Jewel-Osco

Syd Stone, Reporter

February 14, 2017

Filed under City, Crime

A Skokie man was arrested Monday in connection with stealing more than $300 worth of alcohol from the Jewel-Osco supermarket in southwest Evanston, police said. At 1:10 p.m., a security guard observed the 27-year-old man placing...

Police Blotter: Hubcap stolen from Jewel-Osco parking lot

Syd Stone, Reporter

February 13, 2017

Filed under City, Crime, Latest Stories, Local

A Chicago resident reported a hubcap missing from her car in the Jewel-Osco parking lot in southwest Evanston, police said. The 63-year-old woman parked her car in the grocery store’s parking lot, 2485 Howard St., at 6 p.m....

Man shot in west Evanston while sitting in car

Nora Shelly, City Editor

February 13, 2017

Filed under City, Crime, Latest Stories, Local

A 24-year-old Skokie man was shot in the wrist while sitting in a car in west Evanston early Monday morning, police said. Evanston police officers responded to reports of shots fired in the 2100 block of Darrow Avenue just...

Police Blotter: Wallet stolen at Whole Foods

Syd Stone, Reporter

February 8, 2017

Filed under City, Crime

A female Evanston resident reported that her wallet had been stolen at Whole Foods in south Evanston, police said. The 46-year-old resident noticed that her brown leather wallet had been stolen when she tried to pay for her...

Police Blotter: Wallet stolen at Cheesie’s Pub & Grub

Kristina Karisch, Assistant City Editor

February 8, 2017

Filed under City, Crime, Latest Stories, Local

A 23-year-old woman from Western Springs, Illinois, had her wallet stolen at Cheesie’s Pub & Grub at 622 Davis St. on Saturday. At around 3 a.m. on Saturday, the woman was approached by an unidentified male in the rest...