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Blotter: Skokie woman charged with unlawful use of weapon

Nikki Baim, Reporter

May 9, 2018

Filed under City, Crime, Latest Stories

A 20-year-old Skokie woman was charged with unlawful use of a weapon in west Evanston. The woman disobeyed a stop sign at Dempster Street and Fowler Avenue at 5:55 p.m. on Saturday, Evanston police Cmdr. Ryan Glew said. An...

Blotter: Man reportedly pulls knife, threatens driver during traffic altercation

Colin Boyle, Photo Editor

April 29, 2018

Filed under City, Latest Stories, Police

A man reportedly drew a knife and made verbal threats Thursday afternoon to a driver near the intersection of Dempster Street and Ridge Avenue. A 44-year-old man from Winthrop Harbor, Illinois, was involved in an altercation...

Blotter: North Chicago man charged with cannabis possession

Nikki Baim, Reporter

April 12, 2018

Filed under City, Crime, Latest Stories

A Chicago man was arrested Monday in connection with cannabis possession. Police stopped the 28-year-old man near the intersection of Dempster Street and Dodge Avenue for driving with an expired registration, Evanston police...

Blotter: Tip jar stolen from Bagel Art Cafe

Nikki Baim, Reporter

March 6, 2018

Filed under City, Crime, Latest Stories

Police are investigating two suspects who stole a tip jar from Bagel Art Cafe on Sunday morning. Two men entered the cafe at 615 Dempster St. around 11 a.m. and lingered near the register, Evanston police Cmdr. Ryan Glew said....

Blotter: Burglary reported in west Evanston

Julia Esparza, Assistant City Editor

March 5, 2018

Filed under City, Crime, Latest Stories

Officers found a cash register missing from a gas station after its window was broken by a brick in west Evanston on Monday morning. A patrol officer observed a broken window at the Road Ready in the 2400 block of Dempster...

Blotter: Chicago man charged with domestic battery

Sophie Mann, Reporter

November 8, 2017

Filed under City, Crime

A Chicago resident was arrested Tuesday in connection with a domestic battery incident that occurred in west Evanston on Thursday. Officers responded to Presence Saint Francis Hospital for a woman being treated for swelling...

Blotter: Chicago woman charged with DUI in downtown Evanston

Jake Holland, Assistant City Editor

November 7, 2017

Filed under City, Crime, Latest Stories

A 33-year-old woman was arrested early Tuesday morning in connection with driving under the influence in downtown Evanston. Officers spotted the Chicago resident driving without headlights or taillights in the 1000 block of...

Blotter: Man arrested in connection with forgery in south Evanston

Sophie Mann, Reporter

September 27, 2017

Filed under City, Crime, Latest Stories

An Evanston man was arrested Tuesday in connection with a forgery incident that was originally reported on Aug. 25 in south Evanston. The man came in to a check cashing facility in the 1800 block of Dempster Street on Aug....