The Daily Northwestern

Blotter: May 28

Julian Gerez, Assistant City Editor

May 27, 2014

Filed under City, Crime

Three teens rob 12-year-old Evanston resident at knife point Three teenagers used a knife to rob a 12-year-old boy near the Evanston-Chicago border Sunday afternoon. The teenagers approached the boy, an Evanston residen...

Updated: Motorcyclist killed in Sheridan Road crash

Sophia Bollag, City Editor

May 10, 2014

Filed under City, Latest Stories, Local

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...

Blotter: Nov. 18

Patrick Svitek, City Editor

November 17, 2013

Filed under City, Crime, Local

Beauty store robbed of $500 in hair by 2 women Two women stole more than $500 worth of hair Thursday evening from a beauty store near the Chicago-Evanston border, according to police. Evanston Police Cmdr. Jay Parrott said...

Man shot, man stabbed during unusually violent weekend in Evanston

Tanner Maxwell and Patrick Svitek

November 11, 2013

Filed under City, Crime, Latest Stories, Local

A man was shot and another man was stabbed during an unusually violent weekend in Evanston. The three-day period starting Friday also saw two men rob a CTA employee at gunpoint near the Chicago-Evanston border. The string...

With gang conflict ‘heating up,’ Evanston police find bullet holes in car

Patrick Svitek, City Editor

October 10, 2013

Filed under City, Crime, Local

Police said a call of shots fired led them to a car with bullet holes Tuesday evening, possibly the latest flashpoint in a gang conflict near the Chicago-Evanston border. Officers responded to the report at about 6:45 p.m....

Blotter: Oct. 2

Patrick Svitek, City Editor

October 2, 2013

Filed under City, Crime, Local

Drunk man breaks Pace bus window An Evanston man was arrested Sunday morning after he broke a Pace bus window, according to police. Ronnie Lee, 55, kicked the front passenger door of the bus as he left it at about 12:45 ...

Updated: Police: Man shot near Chicago-Evanston border

Patrick Svitek, Summer Editor

August 10, 2013

Filed under Around Town, Blogs, Latest Stories, The Summer Northwestern 2013

A 24-year-old man was shot early this morning near the Chicago-Evanston border, according to police. The man was shot once in the arm at about 1:15 a.m. in the 7400 block of North Rogers Avenue, Chicago Police Department News...

Police: Teen sexually assaulted, robbed near Chicago-Evanston border

Ciara McCarthy, Summer Reporter

August 7, 2013

Filed under Around Town, Blogs, Latest Stories, The Summer Northwestern 2013

A man sexually assaulted and robbed a 19-year-old woman Tuesday morning near the Chicago-Evanston border, police said. Police are still looking for the man, who they say grabbed the woman around the waist while she was walking...