The Daily Northwestern

Blotter: Attempted armed robbery reported near Sheridan Road and South Boulevard

Julia Esparza, Assistant City Editor

February 5, 2018

A 22-year-old Evanston resident reported an attempted armed robbery in an alley near the 400 block of Sheridan Road on Sunday. About 6 p.m., the Evanston man ran to a neighbor and said, “They are going to shoot me, call the...

Updated: Motorcyclist killed in Sheridan Road crash

Sophia Bollag, City Editor

May 10, 2014

A man died Saturday morning after he crashed while driving a motorcycle northbound on Sheridan Road, police said. The man has been identified as Chicago resident Maxwell M. Cronk, 38, Evanston Police Cmdr. Jay Parrott said. The...

Updated: Man fatally shot near Chicago-Evanston border

Patrick Svitek, Summer Editor

July 14, 2013

A Chicago man was shot and killed Sunday afternoon near the city's border with Evanston, police said. Blake Lamb, 22, was shot multiple times, including at least once in the head, at about 3:45 p.m. in the 1600 block of West...