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Blotter: Evanston man arrested in connection with public indecency

Sophie Mann, Reporter

November 9, 2017

Filed under City, Crime

A local man was arrested Tuesday in connection with a public indecency incident that occurred Saturday in downtown Evanston. A 19-year-old woman was sitting at the Panera Bread in the 1700 block of Sherman Avenue on Sunday...

Blotter: Chicago woman charged with DUI in downtown Evanston

Jake Holland, Assistant City Editor

November 7, 2017

Filed under City, Crime, Latest Stories

A 33-year-old woman was arrested early Tuesday morning in connection with driving under the influence in downtown Evanston. Officers spotted the Chicago resident driving without headlights or taillights in the 1000 block of...

Blotter: Man charged with retail theft in south Evanston

Jake Holland, Assistant City Editor

October 31, 2017

Filed under City, Crime

A 44-year-old Chicago man was charged Saturday in south Evanston with retail theft. An employee at a Walgreens in the 600 block of Chicago Avenue noticed a man in a gray coat and Chicago Bears hat take several cosmetics items...

Blotter: Evanston woman arrested in connection with domestic battery

Sophie Mann, Reporter

October 4, 2017

Filed under City, Crime

A local woman was arrested Tuesday night in connection with domestic battery in west Evanston. Officers responded to a disturbance involving a 43-year-old woman at the front door of a residence in the 1700 block of Hovland...

Blotter: Man arrested in connection with forgery in south Evanston

Sophie Mann, Reporter

September 27, 2017

Filed under City, Crime, Latest Stories

An Evanston man was arrested Tuesday in connection with a forgery incident that was originally reported on Aug. 25 in south Evanston. The man came in to a check cashing facility in the 1800 block of Dempster Street on Aug....

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 15, 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...