The Daily Northwestern

Blotter: Shots fired at Callan and Hall, residents see black SUV flee scene

Joshua Irvine, Copy Chief

May 16, 2019

Police responded Wednesday to reports of gunfire at the corner of Callan Avenue and Hull Terrace. At around 7 p.m., a resident called to report the sound of a gunshot, Evanston police Cmdr. Ryan Glew said. The resident witnessed...

Man arrested for aggravated assault and possession of controlled substance

Ashley Capoot, Reporter

February 18, 2019

A 45-year-old man reported Saturday that his co-worker threatened him with a gun after they had a business dispute in the 1800 block of Washington Street. The man said the two had an argument about the vehicles they were selling,...

Blotter: Rear license plate stolen from pickup truck

Clare Proctor, Assistant City Editor

January 17, 2019

A 19-year-old Evanston resident reported that the rear license plate of his 2011 Ford pickup truck was missing Wednesday. The vehicle was parked at the corner of Callan Avenue and South Boulevard. The car owner noticed the...

Blotter: Chicago man’s life threatened at McDonald’s

Nikki Baim, Reporter

March 4, 2018

A 49-year-old Chicago man reported to police Thursday his life was threatened by a boy with a gun at a south Evanston McDonald’s. The man and his 7-year-old daughter were eating at a McDonald’s in the 1100 block of Howard...

15-year-old boy arrested in connection with Evanston carjacking

Julia Esparza, Assistant City Editor

February 14, 2018

Police arrested a 15-year-old Chicago resident Tuesday and charged him with felony aggravated vehicular hijacking relating to a car theft Feb. 1. Detectives from another jurisdiction took the boy into custody Tuesday in connectio...