The Daily Northwestern

Blotter: Man steals and knocks over customer at Jewel-Osco, attempted theft at Whole Foods

Natalie Chun, Reporter

October 14, 2019

A 39-year-old employee at the Jewel-Osco located at 1128 Chicago Ave reported a theft around 4:45 p.m. Saturday. The employee told officers that he saw a man take laundry detergent off the shelf and put it into a black shopping...

Blotter: Man arrested for trespassing and retail theft in the same afternoon

Natalie Chun, Reporter

October 9, 2019

A 42-year-old Evanston man was arrested Tuesday on suspicion of trespassing at Binny’s Beverage Depot at 1111 Chicago Ave. and in connection with retail theft at the Jewel-Osco located at 1128 Chicago Ave., with both events...

Police blotter: Vehicle damaged, purse stolen in north Evanston

Sophie Mann, Copy Chief

February 23, 2017

A 57-year-old Evanston woman found her vehicle’s front passenger window broken and her purse stolen from the front seat on Tuesday, police said. At 4 p.m., she parked her car in the parking lot of Lovelace Park, 2700 Gross...

Police Blotter: Oct. 8

Paige Leskin, City Editor

October 7, 2014

Chicago man arrested in connection with stealing beer Police arrested a Chicago man Sunday in connection with retail theft from Jewel-Osco in Evanston. Police responded at about 12:35 p.m. on Sunday to the Jewel-Osco,...

Police Blotter: Oct. 1

Paige Leskin, City Editor

September 30, 2014

Man arrested in connection with punching another man  An Evanston man was arrested Monday in connection with punching another man in the face, police said. A 52-year-old man told police he was punched in the face follo...