The Daily Northwestern

Blotter: Man arrested for cannabis possession, bank card stolen from home

Molly Burke, Reporter

March 5, 2020

A 20-year-old Arlington Heights man was arrested Tuesday evening for possession of a controlled substance on Simpson Street. The police stopped the man for running a stop sign and saw him appear to hide something as they approached...

Blotter: Man arrested on battery charge, man arrested for possession of crack cocaine

Molly Burke, Reporter

March 4, 2020

A 31-year-old Evanston man was arrested for battery Tuesday at around 5 p.m. on Lake Shore Boulevard. The incident, which occured on Feb. 12, was at a soup kitchen at Beth Emet The Free Synagogue, 1224 Dempster St. An elderly...

Blotter: Man arrested on 13 charges, face masks stolen from apartment

Molly Burke, Reporter

March 3, 2020

A 29-year-old Chicago man was arrested Monday in connection with 13 charges, including unlawful possession of a weapon and several traffic violations.  Police were patrolling Howard Street when they stopped a vehicle for equipmen...

Blotter: Man arrested in road rage incident involving firearm

Jacob Fulton, Assistant City Editor

March 2, 2020

An Evanston man was arrested on Feb. 20 after a road rage incident involving a firearm, according to an Evanston Police Department news release. The 44-year-old man cut off another driver, a 30-year-old Evanston man, while...

Blotter: Man arrested in connection with television theft, car door spray-painted

Maia Spoto, Assistant City Editor

March 1, 2020

An Evanston man turned himself in to the Evanston Police Department on Thursday in connection with a Feb. 18 retail theft. That evening, an employee at Target, 1616 Sherman Ave., heard an alert indicating that the theft had...