The Daily Northwestern

Blotter: Assault charge for man who allegedly wielded knife

Joshua Irvine, Reporter

June 21, 2020

Evanston Police Department charged a man who allegedly brandished  a knife on a city sidewalk Friday morning. Officers responded to the 1400 block of Chicago Avenue at 5:40 a.m. after a caller reported a man wielding a knife and...

Blotter: Coats stolen from car on Mulford Street, allergy medication stolen from Jewel Osco

Jacob Fulton, Assistant City Editor

April 13, 2020

Coats stolen from car on Mulford Street A man reported the theft of two coats from his car, parked in the 1000 block of Mulford Street. The theft, reported on Saturday morning, took place between 9:35 p.m. Friday night and...

Blotter: Chicago man arrested for battery, vehicle damaged using sugar water

Jacob Fulton, Assistant City Editor

February 11, 2020

Chicago man arrested for battery, trespassing A 20-year-old Chicago man was arrested Monday and charged with battery and trespassing.  The incident took place around 2:50 p.m. at Whole Foods, 1640 Chicago Ave. A 28-year-old C...

Blotter: Three men arrested for identity theft, man arrested for possession of cannabis

Molly Burke, Reporter

February 10, 2020

Three Chicago males in their twenties were arrested for two charges of identity theft. One suspect was arrested in the 9000 block of Bronx Avenue and the other two suspects were arrested in the 9000 block of Lavergne Avenue at...

Blotter: $500 of cosmetics stolen from Walgreens, stolen packages recovered

Molly Burke, Reporter

February 7, 2020

A man and a woman took over $500 of cosmetics from Walgreens on Wednesday, police said. The retail theft took place at around 11:23 a.m. in the 600 block of Custer Avenue. Employees saw the man and woman with the cosmetics,...