The Daily Northwestern

Updated: Chicago man stabbed during street artist brawl near Evanston-Chicago border

Patrick Svitek, City Editor

November 11, 2013

A 34-year-old man was stabbed Friday night during a fight among street artists near the Evanston-Chicago border, according to police. Shortly before midnight, Chicago and Evanston police responded to several people fighting...

Parolee gets 9 years in prison for commercial burglary

Ciara McCarthy, Assistant City Editor

May 8, 2013

An Evanston man was sentenced to nine years in Illinois prison Tuesday for commercial burglary, the Evanston Police Department announced today. Andre Shearer, of the 200 block of Custer Avenue, was connected to the Feb. 17 bur...

Blotter: Nov. 27

Ciara McCarthy, Reporter

November 26, 2012

Women cut with scissors in salon receives 17 stitches A hair salon in the 700 block of Howard Street became the site of a possible aggravated battery case Wednesday. A 61-year-old woman was getting her hair done at about 7:...

Blotter: Nov. 20

Ciara McCarthy, Reporter

November 19, 2012

Chicago woman shot in forearm A Chicago woman was shot in the forearm early Saturday morning while attending a party in the 700 block of Howard Street. The 21-year-old woman was at the party on the Evanston side of Howard S...