The Daily Northwestern

Blotter: Assault charge for man who allegedly wielded knife

Joshua Irvine, Reporter

June 21, 2020

Evanston Police Department charged a man who allegedly brandished  a knife on a city sidewalk Friday morning. Officers responded to the 1400 block of Chicago Avenue at 5:40 a.m. after a caller reported a man wielding a knife and...

Police Blotter: Two teens caught, not charged for attempted theft

Cydney Hayes, Reporter

January 18, 2016

Two teenagers attempted to steal sunscreen Thursday from Whole Foods Market, 1111 Chicago Ave., Evanston Police Department spokesman Perry Polinski said. A store employee reported the incident to EPD, but the grocery store decided not to...

Police Blotter: Man stabbed during armed robbery

Julia Jacobs, Summer Editor

August 4, 2015

A 26-year-old man was cut in the arm Thursday afternoon in south Evanston after resisting a robbery. The Evanston resident was walking through an alley after parking his car in the 500 block of Main Street at about 4:45 p.m.when...

Blotter: Oct. 30

Patrick Svitek, City Editor

October 29, 2013

Man, 73, attacked, robbed at WCTU A 73-year-old man was attacked and robbed Monday afternoon at the Woman's Christian Temperance Union in Evanston, according to police. Parrott said the man, an Evanston resident, told p...