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12 arrested in undercover drug sting near Chicago-Evanston border

Patrick Svitek, City Editor

November 24, 2013

Filed under City, Crime, Latest Stories, Local

Chicago police said they arrested 12 people Thursday as a result of an undercover investigation into drug dealing near the Evanston border. A "series of shootings and complaints of narcotics sales" near the intersection of...

Man shot near Evanston-Chicago border

Patrick Svitek, City Editor

November 17, 2013

Filed under Around Town, Blogs, Latest Stories

A 34-year-old man was shot early this morning near the Chicago-Evanston border, according to police. At about 1:30 a.m., the man was walking in the 7300 block of North Campbell Avenue when he heard shots and felt pain, 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...

Blotter: Nov. 6

Patrick Svitek, City Editor

November 5, 2013

Filed under City, Crime, Local

2 charged in CVS theft Two Chicago teens have been charged with stealing several items early Monday morning from a CVS in south Evanston. Tarek Rahman and Leyla Sada, both 18, were part of a group of four people who...

Police: Robbery suspect’s driver swiped stolen credit card

Patrick Svitek, City Editor

September 19, 2013

Filed under Around Town, Blogs

Evanston police said they caught a robbery suspect Tuesday night after his driver used a stolen credit card at a gas station. At about 11:40 p.m., officers responded to a robbery near the intersection of Mulford Street and...

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 6, 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...

Updated: Man fatally shot near Chicago-Evanston border

Patrick Svitek, Summer Editor

July 14, 2013

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

A Chicago man was shot and killed Sunday afternoon near the city's border with Evanston, police said. Blake Lamb, 22, was shot multiple times, including at least once in the head, at about 3:45 p.m. in the 1600 block of West...