The Daily Northwestern

Blotter: Man arrested on battery charge, man arrested for possession of crack cocaine

Molly Burke, Reporter

March 4, 2020

A 31-year-old Evanston man was arrested for battery Tuesday at around 5 p.m. on Lake Shore Boulevard. The incident, which occured on Feb. 12, was at a soup kitchen at Beth Emet The Free Synagogue, 1224 Dempster St. An elderly...

Blotter: Frozen meat stolen from front porch, renter fails to return U-Haul truck

Maia Spoto, Assistant City Editor

January 29, 2020

A package of frozen meat worth $185 was taken from a home’s front porch in the 1000 block of Dempster Street between 1:50 p.m. and 3:45 p.m. on Tuesday. An Evanston woman reported the theft from her residence, Evanston police...

Blotter: Paddleboard stolen at Dempster Street Beach, shots fired on Fowler Avenue, man arrested for suspended license

Molly Burke, Reporter

January 15, 2020

A paddleboard was stolen from the Dempster Street beach on Tuesday between 4 p.m. and 5 p.m., Evanston police said. The male Evanston resident was on the lake while the paddleboard was left unattended on the beach, Evanston police...

Blotter: Hygiene products taken from CVS, Car never returned to U-Haul

Samantha Handler, City Editor

October 3, 2019

A man was arrested Tuesday in connection with the theft of $218-worth of hygiene products from a CVS and possession of drug paraphernalia, the Evanston Police Department said. The manager of the CVS Pharmacy, 101 Asbury St.,...