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Blotter: Evanston man charged in connection with aggravated assault

Colin Boyle, Photo Editor

May 2, 2018

Filed under City, Crime, Latest Stories

A 66-year-old Evanston man was charged with aggravated assault Monday evening after threatening a 55-year-old man with a metal bat. Around 6:30 p.m., the 55-year-old man and his son were pulling into their driveway in the 1800...

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...

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...

Blotter: Evanston woman arrested in connection with domestic battery

Nikki Baim, Reporter

January 17, 2018

Filed under City, Crime

Police arrested a 43-year-old Evanston woman Tuesday night and charged her with domestic battery and aggravated assault following an altercation with her fiancé, Evanston police said. The woman and her 62-year-old fiancé were ar...

Blotter: Chicago man arrested in connection with aggravated assault

Jake Holland, Assistant City Editor

November 13, 2017

Filed under City, Crime, Latest Stories

A 56-year-old Chicago man was charged Saturday in south Evanston with aggravated assault. A 62-year-old Evanston man called police at around 12:55 p.m. Saturday after being stabbed in the neck, Evanston police Cmdr. Joseph...

Blotter: Evanston man arrested in connection with aggravated assault

Sophie Mann, Digital Development and Recruitment Editor

May 7, 2017

Filed under City, Crime

Officers arrested a man in connection with a verbal dispute on Thursday in west Evanston. Officers were called to the 1700 block of Dodge Avenue around 10:45 a.m. to respond to a reported verbal dispute between a 30-year-old...

Police Blotter: Man arrested after lunging at officer

Julia Jacobs, Summer Editor

August 25, 2015

Filed under City, Crime, Latest Stories

A 22-year-old man was arrested Saturday evening after continuing to advance toward a police officer despite warnings to step back. Police were called to the 1800 block of Lyons Street at about 7:30 p.m. for a disturbance in...

Police Blotter: Officers arrest four vehicle burglars amid pattern of incidents

Julia Jacobs, Summer Editor

July 20, 2015

Filed under City, Crime, Latest Stories

Four people were arrested in connection with two unrelated vehicle burglaries in south Evanston Thursday and Friday during a time when the crime is occurring more frequently in the city. Officers found two of those arrested...

Police Blotter: Woman shot near south Evanston home

Julia Jacobs, Summer Editor

June 25, 2015

Filed under City, Crime, Latest Stories

An 18-year-old woman was shot Friday evening while walking near her home in south Evanston, suffering a non-fatal wound to her chest. The Evanston resident told police she heard two gunshots near Howard Street and Custer Avenue...

Police Blotter: May 28

Paige Leskin, Managing Editor

May 27, 2015

Filed under City, Crime, Local

Three arrested in connection with fight near Evanston Township High School Police arrested three men last week in connection with a fight in the front yard of an Evanston home, officials said. The two men who were involv...

Northwestern housing staffer charged with aggravated assault

Tyler Pager, Campus Editor

May 4, 2015

Filed under Administration, Campus, Faculty, Latest Stories

Police arrested a Northwestern housing staffer Friday morning after he allegedly displayed a knife and threatened a Sodexo employee. Maurice Henry, 45, told the Sodexo employee he was going to “kill him” after they got...

Police Blotter: April 21

Paige Leskin, Managing Editor

April 20, 2015

Filed under City, Crime, Local

Woman robbed Sunday near Evanston-Chicago border A Chicago woman was robbed Sunday after getting into an argument with two of her acquaintances, police said. Officers responded to the 900 block of South Boulevard around...