The Daily Northwestern

Updated: Man killed, two others wounded after shooting near Howard Street CTA station

Patrick Svitek, Reporter

April 8, 2014

A man was killed and two others were wounded when they were shot Monday evening inside a convenience store near the Howard Street CTA station, according to police. The shooting happened at about 7:40 p.m. in the 1600 block...

12 arrested in undercover drug sting near Chicago-Evanston border

Patrick Svitek, City Editor

November 24, 2013

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, man stabbed during unusually violent weekend in Evanston

Tanner Maxwell and Patrick Svitek

November 11, 2013

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...