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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...

Police Blotter: Bag full of hats stolen from Campus Gear

Evelyn Metric, Reporter

May 24, 2016

Filed under City, Crime

A man was arrested in connection with stealing hats from Campus Gear on Sunday afternoon. Two men were discovered at about 3:30 p.m. stuffing two bags full of hats and attempting to leave the store — 1722 Sherman Ave. ...

Police Blotter: Man arrested after confrontation with teenagers

Evelyn Metric, Reporter

April 28, 2016

Filed under City, Crime, Local

A 29-year-old Skokie man was arrested Wednesday afternoon in connection with a confrontation with four teenagers that caused them to call the police. The man confronted the teenagers in the 700 block of Church Street, accusing...

Police Blotter: Residential burglary of two bicycles valued at $4000

Juliet Freudman, Reporter

April 27, 2016

Filed under City, Crime

A 51-year-old Evanston resident reported Tuesday two bicycles stolen from her garage at her home in the 1100 block of Asbury Avenue. The woman said someone entered her garage through an unlocked side door sometime between Sunday...

Police Blotter: Man arrested in connection with cannabis possession

Evelyn Metric, Reporter

April 21, 2016

Filed under City, Crime

A 22-year-old man was arrested around 7 p.m. Wednesday in the 1900 block of Darrow Avenue in connection with possession of cannabis. The man’s vehicle had expired plates and officers discovered that his plates, located on...