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Blotter: Evanston man arrested in connection with handgun recovery

Sophie Mann, Reporter

October 11, 2017

Filed under City, Crime

A 33-year-old Evanston man was arrested in west Evanston on Monday night in connection with three felonies and a misdemeanor, including one count of unlawful use of a weapon. Officers were dispatched to a home in the 1700 block...

Police Blotter: Man steals more than $850 in merchandise from CVS

Erica Snow, Assistant City Editor

October 25, 2016

Filed under City, Crime

A man stole more than $850 in merchandise from CVS Pharmacy, 101 Asbury St., on Monday, police said. Police said an employee knew his name from a previous theft, so detectives will follow up on the case, Cmdr. Joseph Dugan...

Police blotter: Clothes, food and cosmetics stolen from CVS Pharmacy

Ben Winck, Assistant City Editor

October 12, 2016

Filed under City, Crime

Police investigated a case of retail theft at CVS Pharmacy in south Evanston on Tuesday. Officers were dispatched at approximately 12:30 p.m. after a security guard at the store saw a woman place food, clothes and cosmetics...

Police Blotter: Woman charged with retail theft from CVS Pharmacy

Evelyn Metric, Reporter

April 6, 2016

Filed under City, Crime

A woman was arrested Tuesday afternoon in connection with retail theft at CVS Pharmacy, 1711 Sherman Ave. The woman was spotted putting items from the store’s shelves in her purse, said Evanston police Cmdr. Joseph Dugan....

Police Blotter: Naperville man’s car reported stolen in Evanston

Marissa Page, City Editor

February 2, 2016

Filed under City, Crime

A 33-year-old Naperville, Illinois man reported his car had been stolen in the 1900 block of Howard Street on the border of Evanston and Chicago on Monday afternoon, police said. Officers received a call from the man aroun...

Northwestern student assaulted outside CVS

Drew Gerber, Assistant Campus Editor

October 26, 2015

Filed under Campus

A female Northwestern student reported being assaulted outside CVS Pharmacy, 1711 Sherman Ave., on Friday morning, police said. University Police were dispatched to the intersection of Sherman Avenue and Davis Street at approximately...

Police Blotter: May 19

Paige Leskin, Managing Editor

May 18, 2015

Filed under City, Crime, Local

Evanston man robbed near Evanston Township High School Someone robbed a 21-year-old Evanston resident Sunday night at an intersection next to Evanston Township High School’s campus, police said. The man was walking in the...

Police Blotter: Jan. 7

Julian Gerez, Reporter

January 6, 2015

Filed under City, Crime

Wallet stolen from LA Fitness locker A wallet containing a debit card was stolen Sunday from the men's locker room at LA Fitness, 1618 Sherman Ave. A 25-year-old man at the gym was changing when items were removed fro...

Blotter: May 29

Ina Yang, Reporter

May 28, 2013

Filed under City, Crime, Local

Cellphone stolen at Starbucks  A thief stole an Evanston resident's mobile phone during a visit to Starbucks on Saturday night. The 23-year-old woman was doing work at Starbucks, 519 Main St., between 7:15 and 8:05 p.m. Sa...