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Blotter: Bicycle stolen in front of CVS on Central Street

Rishika Dugyala, City Editor

September 8, 2017

Filed under City, Crime

A bicycle was stolen in front of the CVS in north Evanston on Thursday night. At 7:15 p.m., a 15-year-old Wilmette resident went to the CVS in the 3300 block of Central Street and left his bicycle unattended in the parking...

Blotter: Chicago man arrested in connection with retail theft

Sophie Mann, Reporter

September 2, 2017

Filed under City, Crime, Latest Stories

A Chicago resident was arrested Thursday afternoon in connection with retail theft in south Evanston. An employee from the CVS in the 100 block of Asbury Avenue called police after she observed the man putting items in his ...

Blotter: Woman arrested in connection with domestic battery

Ben Pope, Summer Editor

August 21, 2017

Filed under City, Crime, Latest Stories

An Evanston woman was arrested Saturday afternoon in connection with domestic battery after an altercation with her ex-boyfriend, Evanston police Cmdr. Joseph Dugan said. The 19-year-old woman bit the 27-year-old man's hand,...

Blotter: Hanover Park man arrested in connection with armed robbery, attempted armed robbery

Sophie Mann, Reporter

August 18, 2017

Filed under City, Crime, Latest Stories

A Hanover Park resident was arrested Wednesday in connection with an armed robbery and attempted armed robbery in south Evanston, according to an Evanston Police Department news release. On August 9, the man approached the checkout count...

Blotter: Armed robbery suspect at large in Evanston

Sophie Mann, Reporter

August 11, 2017

Filed under City, Crime, Latest Stories

Police are looking for a suspect in an armed robbery that took place on Wednesday night in south Evanston, according to a city news release. Officers were dispatched to the CVS in the 100 block of Asbury Avenue because a cashier...

Blotter: Police recover stolen handgun during traffic stop

David Fishman, Assistant City Editor

February 27, 2017

Filed under City, Crime, Latest Stories, Local

Police recovered a stolen handgun Monday during a traffic stop in south Evanston. At about 1 a.m., patrol officers stopped a vehicle for an expired registration at the intersection of Howard Street and Western Avenue, Evanston...

Police Blotter: CVS employee arrested after altercation

Nora Shelly, City Editor

January 16, 2017

Filed under City, Crime, Latest Stories, Local

A CVS employee was arrested Thursday after an altercation with another employee. Officers were called to the store, 1711 Sherman Ave., just after midnight by two other employees, Evanston police Cmdr. Joseph Dugan said. The...

Man arrested after attempted theft at Evanston CVS, charged with four offenses

Yvonne Kim, Reporter

June 23, 2016

Filed under City, Crime, Latest Stories, Local

A 47-year-old man was arrested Saturday afternoon in connection with attempting to steal a wallet from a shopper at a CVS store in Evanston. A 43-year-old Glenview resident said she confronted the man now identified as Elmo...

New pharmacy to move into downtown Evanston

Robin Opsahl, City Editor

April 18, 2016

Filed under Business, City, Latest Stories, Local

A new speciality pharmacy is set to open Wednesday in downtown Evanston. Simply Pure Rx will open its retail storefront at 1607 Benson Ave. in the Sherman Plaza complex across the street from the Davis El stop. In addition...