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Blotter: Chicago man arrested in connection with stolen bike

Jake Holland, Assistant City Editor

September 19, 2017

Filed under City, Crime, Latest Stories

A Chicago man was arrested Monday evening in connection with possession of stolen property in Chicago. The day before at about 11:30 a.m., a woman went to the Evanston police station after she noticed her Trek FX bicycle had...

Blotter: Three arrested after driving without valid driver’s licenses

Rishika Dugyala, City Editor

September 16, 2017

Filed under City, Crime

A Chicago woman was arrested Thursday evening after police found her driving without a valid driver’s license in west Evanston. An officer assigned to investigate a traffic accident at Main Street and Dodge Avenue found that...

Suspect in Chicago Avenue homicide arrested, held in custody

Ben Pope, Summer Editor

August 24, 2017

Filed under City, Crime, Latest Stories, Top City Stories

A man sought in connection with an Aug. 14 homicide in south Evanston has been arrested and is being held in custody at Cook County Jail, Evanston police Cmdr. Joseph Dugan said. The man, a 26-year-old from Chicago whose name...

Man killed in Chicago Avenue shooting, suspect still at large

Ben Pope, Summer Editor

August 14, 2017

Filed under City, Crime, Latest Stories, Top City Stories

A Chicago man was shot and killed at the intersection of Chicago Avenue and Howard Street in Evanston at about 2:45 a.m. Monday morning, according to a Evanston Police Department news release. The suspect in the homicide, described...

Blotter: Man arrested in connection with aggravated unlawful use of weapon

Sophie Mann, Reporter

June 29, 2017

Filed under City, Crime, Latest Stories

A Chicago man was arrested Wednesday night in connection with five charges, including aggravated unlawful use of a weapon, in south Evanston. The 33-year-old man failed to signal properly while driving in the 400 block of Chicago Avenue and was pulled over by police,...

Blotter: Chicago residents arrested in connection with retail theft, armed robbery

Sophie Mann, Reporter

June 21, 2017

Filed under City, Crime, Latest Stories

A Chicago man and woman were arrested in connection with armed robbery and retail theft, respectively, in south Evanston on Monday afternoon, according to a news release. Police were called to the Jewel-Osco on the 1100 block of Chicago Avenue after a retail theft that involved one o...

Blotter: Man arrested in connection with retail theft at Walgreens

Sophie Mann, Reporter

June 20, 2017

Filed under City, Crime

A man was arrested in connection with misdemeanor retail theft in south Evanston on Friday afternoon. The 47-year-old man filled up a black bag at the Walgreens on the 600 block of Chicago Avenue and left the store without paying, Evanston police...