The Daily Northwestern

Four plead not guilty in shooting death of Skokie high school student

Paige Leskin, City Editor

November 11, 2014

Filed under City, Crime, Latest Stories

The four men arrested in connection with the September shooting of two Skokie high school students pleaded not guilty Monday to charges of first degree murder and attempted murder. The four men, all 19, are charged with the...

Body found in Evanston park could be missing Des Plaines woman

Julian Gerez, Assistant City Editor

April 6, 2014

Filed under City, Latest Stories

The body found washed up on the shoreline of Lake Michigan in south Evanston on Sunday could be that of a Des Plaines resident who has been missing since February, police said. A person walking along the shore of the lake near...

Man convicted in Evanston fatal attack fires attorney

Danny Kelleher, Reporter

October 23, 2013

Filed under City, Crime

A Hazel Crest, Ill., man convicted of fatally striking a mentally disabled Evanston man fired his attorney Tuesday morning, delaying his sentencing at least another 30 days. Brandon Hinton, 28, who was found guilty of first-degree...

Evanston Township High School remembers senior Kevoyn Cox after fatal crash

Patrick Svitek, Managing Editor

April 1, 2013

Filed under Around Town, Blogs, Latest Stories

Evanston Township High School mourned today the loss of senior Kevoyn Cox, who died Thursday night after a car accident near the Chicago border. Superintendent Eric Witherspoon called the 18-year-old's death a "tragedy in our ETHS family" in a letter on the...

Police to canvass area where Maddula was last seen

Patrick Svitek, Online Managing Editor

October 5, 2012

Filed under Blogs, Harsha Maddula, On Campus

Evanston Police will spend the weekend tracing Harsha Maddula's final steps. EPD announced this afternoon that detectives and officers will canvass the area near 2000 Ridge Ave. and will continue north to Wilmette Harbor. Police...