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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...

Police Blotter: Shots fired at two male victims

Evelyn Metric, Reporter

April 7, 2016

Filed under City, Crime

Eight shots were fired at two males around 11:50 p.m. Wednesday night in the 1900 block of Jackson Avenue. Police officers were patrolling the area when they heard the shots and saw two men in black sweatshirts running southbound...

Police Blotter: Armed robbery reported at Davis Street Metra station

Marissa Page, City Editor

February 22, 2016

Filed under City, Crime

A 43-year-old Chicago resident reported that he was robbed at knifepoint at the Davis Street Metra station Saturday morning, police said. The man told police he was exiting the Metra station, 901 Davis St., at approximately...

Police Blotter: Contents of two packages stolen from apartment complex

Cydney Hayes, Reporter

January 28, 2016

Filed under City, Crime

The contents of two packages were stolen Wednesday from the common room of an apartment complex in the 1100 block of Davis Street, police said. One package, delivered to a 23-year-old male resident of the apartment complex, con...

Chicago man drives through window of Freshii restaurant

Marissa Page, City Editor

January 2, 2016

Filed under City, Crime

A Chicago teenager sustained minor injuries after driving a vehicle into the front window of an Evanston restaurant Friday evening, police said. An Evanston traffic officer attempted to pull over the 18-year-old male for a...

Police Blotter: Man charged with DUI, marijuana possession

Joanne Lee, Reporter

November 22, 2015

Filed under City, Crime, Local

A 22-year-old man was arrested Thursday night in connection with driving under the influence. Police stopped the man in the 600 block of Dempster Street at about 11 p.m. for not wearing a seatbelt while driving, said Evanston...