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Blotter: Man arrested in connection with DUI, transportation of open alcohol

Sophie Mann, Reporter

September 1, 2017

Filed under City, Crime, Latest Stories

A man was arrested Tuesday afternoon in connection with multiple alcohol-related traffic offenses in downtown Evanston. An officer stopped the man when he made a turn from Davis Street to Ridge Avenue and drove across the sidewalk,...

Blotter: Chicago residents arrested in connection with retail theft, armed robbery

Sophie Mann, Reporter

June 21, 2017

Filed under City, Crime, Latest Stories

A Chicago man and woman were arrested in connection with armed robbery and retail theft, respectively, in south Evanston on Monday afternoon, according to a news release. Police were called to the Jewel-Osco on the 1100 block of Chicago Avenue after a retail theft that involved one o...

Blotter: Evanston man arrested in connection with criminal damage to property

Sophie Mann, Digital Development and Recruitment Editor

May 24, 2017

Filed under City, Crime, Latest Stories

An Evanston resident was arrested Monday in connection with criminal damage to property after breaking a windshield of a 2000 Lexus in downtown Evanston. The man ran into his ex-girlfriend and began arguing, Evanston police...

Blotter: Highland Park man issued citation for using cell phone while driving, suspended license

Sophie Mann, Digital Development and Recruitment Editor

April 30, 2017

Filed under City, Crime

A Highland Park man was issued a citation Tuesday for using his cell phone while driving and having a suspended license. An officer observed the driver between Dodge Avenue and Davis Street talking on his cell phone Tuesday...

Police blotter: Cigars stolen from 7-Eleven on Davis Street

Ben Winck, Assistant City Editor

November 3, 2016

Filed under City, Crime

A case of cigars was stolen from the 7-Eleven near campus Evanston early Thursday morning, police said. Officers were dispatched to the 7-Eleven, 817 Davis St., at about 2:30 a.m. after the store’s 22-year-old clerk reported...