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Blotter: Man reportedly pulls knife, threatens driver during traffic altercation

Colin Boyle, Photo Editor

April 29, 2018

Filed under City, Latest Stories, Police

A man reportedly drew a knife and made verbal threats Thursday afternoon to a driver near the intersection of Dempster Street and Ridge Avenue. A 44-year-old man from Winthrop Harbor, Illinois, was involved in an altercation...

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: 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...