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Blotter: Chicago man arrested in connection with aggravated assault

Colin Boyle, Photo Editor

April 9, 2018

Filed under City, Crime, Latest Stories

A Chicago man was arrested in connection with aggravated assault Saturday morning. Police responded at 5:31 a.m. to a report of a man with a gun. Evanston police Cmdr. Ryan Glew said a 38-year-old Evanston woman called officers...

Blotter: Chicago man charged with retail theft of shampoo

Colin Boyle, Photo Editor

April 8, 2018

Filed under City, Crime, Latest Stories

A Chicago man was arrested in connection with retail theft Friday morning. At approximately 12:40 a.m., officers responded to a report of retail theft at the CVS at 101 Asbury Ave., Evanston police communications coordinator...

Blotter: Police investigating $1,400 worth of stolen cell phones

Nikki Baim, Reporter

April 5, 2018

Filed under City, Crime, Latest Stories

Police are investigating $1,400 worth of cell phones stolen from Cricket Wireless on Wednesday in south Evanston. A man entered the store at 313 Howard St. around 5 p.m. and expressed interest in cell service, Evanston police...

Blotter: Man arrested in connection with obstructing identification following theft

April 4, 2018

Filed under City, Crime, Latest Stories

Police arrested a man in connection with obstructing identification following alleged theft from CVS Pharmacy. Police were called to CVS Pharmacy, 101 Asbury St., at about 12 p.m. on Tuesday for an attempted theft of pain...

Blotter: Evanston woman arrested in connection with hit-and-run

Colin Boyle, Photo Editor

April 3, 2018

Filed under City, Crime, Latest Stories

An Evanston woman was arrested on Sunday in connection with a hit-and-run incident. Police received calls reporting the incident at the intersection of Emerson Street and Dodge Avenue on Saturday at 8:55 p.m., Evanston police...

Blotter: Burglary reported at Wheel and Sprocket on Monday

Julia Esparza, Copy Chief

April 2, 2018

Filed under City, Crime, Latest Stories, Police

Officers responded to a burglar alarm set off at Wheel and Sprocket bike shop, 1027 Davis St., early Monday morning. Evanston police communications coordinator Perry Polinski told The Daily in an email that when officers arrived...

Man charged with attempted murder at McDonald’s

Nikki Baim, Reporter

March 22, 2018

Filed under City, Crime, Latest Stories

A 32-year-old homeless man was arrested Tuesday in connection with a stabbing that occurred Saturday at a McDonald’s in south Evanston, according to an Evanston Police Department news release. The man was in the restaurant...

EPD investigating shots fired at Emerson and Maple

Nora Shelly, Editor in Chief

March 14, 2018

Filed under City, Crime, Latest Stories

Update: Reports of man with gun on campus determined to be hoax, “swatting incident” Evanston Police officers are responding to reports of shots fired at Emerson Street and Maple Avenue, the department tweeted Wednesday afternoon. Evansto...

Blotter: Burglary reported at childcare facility

Julia Esparza, Assistant City Editor

March 8, 2018

Filed under City, Crime, Latest Stories

An employee of Childtime daycare reported a burglary at the facility Wednesday. The Skokie resident said she arrived at the daycare in the 300 block of Ridge Avenue about 6:10 a.m. and found a camera and laptop missing from...