The Daily Northwestern

Blotter: Armed robbery of phone near Jewel-Osco parking lot

Joshua Irvine, Copy Chief

May 20, 2019

Police responded Friday afternoon to a report of an armed robbery in the 2400 block of Howard Street. A man told police he was accosted by an armed man at 2:40 p.m. while walking near the southwest corner of a Jewel-Osco located...

Blotter: iPhone stolen from middle school girl

Ashley Capoot, Reporter

March 3, 2019

A woman reported on Friday that a 14-year-old girl’s phone was stolen at Nichols Middle School. The 49-year-old woman who reported the incident said the girl’s gold iPhone 7, valued at $700, disappeared while the girl was...

Blotter: Board game miniature figure stolen from apartment

Clare Proctor, Assistant City Editor

February 14, 2019

A 26-year-old Evanston resident reported to the Evanston Police Department on Wednesday that a package had been stolen from his apartment common area on Feb. 9. The man received notification that package had been delivered...

Armed robbers steal iPhone from Evanston man

Ashley Capoot, Reporter

January 21, 2019

A 22-year-old man reported Thursday that two armed robbers stole his iPhone near the 100 block of Custer Avenue in south Evanston. The man said one of the men had a gun and threatened to shoot him if he didn’t hand over his...

Blotter: Rear license plate stolen from pickup truck

Clare Proctor, Assistant City Editor

January 17, 2019

A 19-year-old Evanston resident reported that the rear license plate of his 2011 Ford pickup truck was missing Wednesday. The vehicle was parked at the corner of Callan Avenue and South Boulevard. The car owner noticed the...