The Daily Northwestern

Blotter: Theft at the Civic Center

Hannah Feuer, Reporter

August 6, 2020

A security guard at the Lorraine H. Morton Civic Center reported a radio taken from the mailroom Wednesday. The incident occurred between 6:50 a.m. and 5:30 p.m, according to the Evanston Police Department. The radio was...

Blotter: UUW arrest, stolen car

Grace Wu, Reporter

August 4, 2020

An Evanston man was charged with an unlawful use of a weapon Sunday afternoon. The man was riding in a car “traveling at a high rate of speed” heading west on Greenwood Street, Evanston Police Cmdr. Brian Henry said. The...

Blotter: Theft on Metra line, at Target

Grace Wu, Reporter

August 3, 2020

A backpack and its contents were stolen from a Metra train Sunday night. A 48-year-old man was riding on the northbound Union Pacific Metra Line around 10 p.m., according to Evanston Police Cmdr. Brian Henry. The man then reportedly...

Blotter: Vehicle damage

Hannah Feuer, Reporter

July 30, 2020

A man punched an Evanston woman’s car that was parked in her driveway Wednesday evening, leaving a dent in the rear hatch. The incident occurred Wednesday around 7 p.m at 1820 Foster St., Evanston Police Cmdr. Brian Henry...

Blotter: Alleged assault at Hilton Orrington Hotel, attempted break-in of apartment mailboxes

Grace Wu, Reporter

July 29, 2020

Two Evanston men were charged with assault Tuesday evening. The two Evanston men were in the lobby of the Hilton Orrington/Evanston, located at 1710 Orrington Ave., Evanston Police Cmdr. Brian Henry said. At approximately 6:17...