The Daily Northwestern

Blotter: Stolen storage unit property valued at $500

Nikki Baim, Reporter

February 11, 2018

Filed under City, Crime, Police

A 66-year-old Evanston man reported to police Thursday that his storage unit had been burglarized. The man found the hinges removed from the door of his unit in the 700 block of Oakton Street at 11:30 a.m., Evanston police...

Evanston police investigating Thursday night murder

Ryan Wangman, City Editor

February 9, 2018

Filed under City, Crime, Latest Stories

Evanston police are searching for the suspect in a Thursday night shooting that left a Chicago man dead, the department announced in a news release. On Thursday at 11:38 p.m., officers were dispatched to the 1800 block of ...

Blotter: Pots, pans taken from Evanston home

Julia Esparza, Assistant City Editor

February 8, 2018

Filed under City, Crime, Latest Stories

A 54-year-old Evanston resident reported pots, pans and other cooking utensils taken from her condominium earlier this week. The woman said she left her house about 4 p.m. Tuesday and returned Wednesday afternoon to find cooking...

Blotter: Pizza delivery man robbed at gunpoint

Nikki Baim, Reporter

February 7, 2018

Filed under City, Crime, Local, Police

Police are investigating the armed robbery of a Panino’s Pizza delivery man Tuesday. A 47-year-old Chicago man arrived at an empty home in the 2100 block of Foster Street to deliver a pizza, Evanston police Cmdr. Ryan Glew...

Blotter: Man charged with domestic battery

Nikki Baim, Reporter

February 6, 2018

Filed under City, Crime, Latest Stories

A 25-year-old Evanston man was arrested Monday in connection with a report of domestic battery in south Evanston. Police responded to an unidentified caller in the 100 block of Ashland Avenue who was crying, Evanston police...

Blotter: Attempted armed robbery reported near Sheridan Road and South Boulevard

Julia Esparza, Assistant City Editor

February 5, 2018

Filed under City, Crime, Latest Stories, Local, Police

A 22-year-old Evanston resident reported an attempted armed robbery in an alley near the 400 block of Sheridan Road on Sunday. About 6 p.m., the Evanston man ran to a neighbor and said, “They are going to shoot me, call the...

Blotter: Stolen bike valued at $400

Nikki Baim, Reporter

February 4, 2018

Filed under City, Crime, Latest Stories

A 21-year-old Evanston resident reported Thursday that his bike was stolen in the 2100 block of Ridge Avenue. The man left his bike locked to a light post between 1 p.m. and 4 p.m., Evanston police Cmdr. Ryan Glew said. When...

Blotter: Woman reports carjacking near downtown Evanston

Nikki Baim and Julia Esparza

February 1, 2018

Filed under City, Crime, Latest Stories, Local, Police

Two men rear-ended a woman’s car near the corner of Sheridan Road and Davis Street on Thursday afternoon, then fled in it. At 2:05 p.m., an 84-year-old Evanston woman was driving down Sheridan Road when another vehicle str...

Blotter: Man charged with possession of marijuana with intent to deliver

Julia Esparza, Assistant City Editor

January 31, 2018

Filed under City, Crime, Latest Stories, Police

Police recovered about 205 grams of marijuana when they pulled over a car for violating traffic laws Tuesday. At 3:25 p.m. police pulled over a man driving in the 1400 block of Noyes Street for disobeying a stop sign. When...

Blotter: Man charged with battery

Nikki Baim, Reporter

January 30, 2018

Filed under City, Crime, Latest Stories

A 31-year-old man was arrested Monday afternoon and charged with battery in south Evanston. Police responded to reports of two men in their 30s fighting in the 700 block of Mulford Street at 4:12 p.m., Evanston police Cmdr....

Blotter: Wallet theft reported at NaKorn Urban Thai

Julia Esparza, Assistant City Editor

January 29, 2018

Filed under City, Crime, Latest Stories

Police were called to investigate a wallet theft Thursday that resulted in more than $2,000 in credit card charges. A 50-year-old Evanston woman told police she was eating at NaKorn restaurant, located at 1622 Orrington Ave.,...