The Daily Northwestern

Police Blotter: Evanston resident punched by acquaintance following dispute

Jeremy Margolis, Reporter

January 24, 2016

A 35-year-old Evanston woman reported she was punched in the mouth Thursday afternoon following a dispute with an acquaintance over a money loan, police said. The woman told police she happened upon the acquaintance, a 40-y...

Police Blotter: Four kids caught stealing candy at Valli Produce

Jeremy Margolis, Reporter

January 21, 2016

Four juveniles were caught stuffing candy into a backpack at a Valli Produce at 1910 Dempster St. on Wednesday afternoon, police said.   When a store employee confronted them at approximately 4:50 p.m., the 13-year-old boy holding the backp...

Evanston man shot to death Tuesday night

Marissa Page, City Editor

January 20, 2016

A 20-year-old Evanston man was fatally shot Tuesday night, police said. Police identified the man as Benjamin Bradford-Mandujano. Evanston police said officers responded to shots fired calls in the 1300 block of Darrow Avenue at...

Evanston teenager charged in connection with shots fired near ETHS

Julia Jacobs, City Editor

November 12, 2015

A 16-year-old boy was charged with five felonies Thursday in connection with shots fired the previous day one block from Evanston Township High School, police said. The Evanston teenager and a Skokie man were arrested Wednesday after police heard gunshots a...