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Blotter: Mount Prospect woman charged with driving under influence in Evanston

Sophie Mann, Digital Development and Recruitment Editor

April 20, 2017

Filed under City, Crime

A Mount Prospect woman was pulled over in west Evanston early Thursday morning and arrested in connection with driving under the influence. At 2:00 a.m., the 32-year-old woman was stopped in the 2000 block of Emerson Street...

Police Blotter: Woman assaulted in central Evanston

Evelyn Metric, Reporter

May 3, 2016

Filed under City, Crime

A 24-year-old Evanston resident was assaulted and her was car damaged Thursday. The woman was in the 1800 block of Emerson Street at about 1 p.m. when she saw a 22-year-old woman, whom she knew from previous encounters, said ...

Police Blotter: Two men arrested for marijuana possession, one in connection with unlawful gun possession

Rishika Dugyala, Assistant City Editor

March 30, 2016

Filed under City, Crime

A 24-year-old man was charged in connection with aggravated unlawful use of a weapon when police discovered him and another person inside a vehicle early Sunday morning with a loaded gun. The man, from Hoffman Estates, Illinois,...

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: Wallet, cash reported stolen on Emerson Street

Cydney Hayes, Reporter

February 8, 2016

Filed under City, Crime

A 66-year-old Evanston woman reported Thursday that her wallet containing $180 in cash was stolen from her apartment in the 1600 block of Emerson Street, police said. The woman said she believes the burglar entered her apartment...

Police Blotter: Evanston man left unharmed after shots fired at him

Jeremy Margolis, Reporter

February 3, 2016

Filed under City, Crime

A 24-year-old Evanston man reported an unidentified person shot at him in the 2000 block of Emerson Street on Monday night, police said. Police responded to several shots fired calls at approximately 8:20 p.m., Evanston Police...

Police Blotter: Man robbed by girlfriend’s ex-boyfriend

Joanne Lee, Reporter

November 8, 2015

Filed under City, Crime, Latest Stories, Local

A man was robbed Tuesday night by his girlfriend’s ex-boyfriend while walking in south Evanston. The 18-year-old Evanston man reported to police on Thursday, two days after the incident, that his girlfriend’s ex-boyfriend...

Teenager charged with additional counts after July shooting

Julia Jacobs, City Editor

October 16, 2015

Filed under City, Crime

A 16-year-old was charged Thursday with aggravated battery involving a firearm following crime laboratory results from a shooting at the end of July. A 22-year-old man reported to police he had been shot July 29 at about 4 p.m. in ...

Evanston man dies three days after shooting

Julia Jacobs, City Editor

September 18, 2015

Filed under City, Latest Stories

The 45-year-old man who was shot in central Evanston earlier this week died Friday afternoon from a gunshot wound to his head, police said. Cesario Cox Sr., an Evanston resident, was shot Tuesday at about 5:20 p.m. while on the...

Police Blotter: Man charged with possessing more than 2.5 pounds of marijuana

Julia Jacobs, Summer Editor

August 18, 2015

Filed under City, Crime, Latest Stories

A 27-year-old man was arrested Friday morning in connection with possessing approximately 2.7 pounds of marijuana. Police used a search warrant to enter Charles Kendall’s home at about 8 a.m. in the 300 block of Florence...