The Daily Northwestern

Updated: Evanston police not ruling out robbery as motive in brothers’ shooting deaths

Patrick Svitek, Summer Editor

August 6, 2013

Police said Tuesday afternoon they have not ruled out robbery as a motive in the shooting deaths of two Evanston brothers. Authorities had previously said there were no signs of robbery after Azim Hakeem, 38, and Mobeen Hakeem,...

Funeral service held for slain Evanston brothers

Patrick Svitek, Summer Editor

August 2, 2013

The family of Azim and Mobeen Hakeem remembered the slain Evanston brothers at a funeral service this afternoon as authorities offered no new information about their deaths. Azim Hakeem, 38, and Mobeen Hakeem, 34, were found...

Medical examiner’s office: Cause, manner of brothers’ deaths ‘pending further investigation’

Patrick Svitek, Summer Editor

August 1, 2013

Autopsies were completed today on slain Evanston brothers Azim and Mobeen Hakeem, but the cause and manner of their deaths are "pending further investigation," according to the Cook County medical examiner's office. Azim Hakeem,...

Updated: Man fatally shot near Chicago-Evanston border

Patrick Svitek, Summer Editor

July 14, 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...