The Daily Northwestern

Police: Latest shooting near Evanston-Chicago border gang-related

Patrick Svitek, Reporter

May 8, 2014

Evanston police are calling a shooting early Saturday morning near the Howard Street CTA station the latest result of gang activity near the Chicago-Evanston border. A 20-year-old man was walking just after 1 a.m. in the 7700 ...

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...