The Daily Northwestern

Blotter: UUW arrest, stolen car

Grace Wu, Reporter

August 4, 2020

An Evanston man was charged with an unlawful use of a weapon Sunday afternoon. The man was riding in a car “traveling at a high rate of speed” heading west on Greenwood Street, Evanston Police Cmdr. Brian Henry said. The...

Blotter: Theft on Metra line, at Target

Grace Wu, Reporter

August 3, 2020

A backpack and its contents were stolen from a Metra train Sunday night. A 48-year-old man was riding on the northbound Union Pacific Metra Line around 10 p.m., according to Evanston Police Cmdr. Brian Henry. The man then reportedly...

Blotter: Alleged assault at Hilton Orrington Hotel, attempted break-in of apartment mailboxes

Grace Wu, Reporter

July 29, 2020

Two Evanston men were charged with assault Tuesday evening. The two Evanston men were in the lobby of the Hilton Orrington/Evanston, located at 1710 Orrington Ave., Evanston Police Cmdr. Brian Henry said. At approximately 6:17...

One dead from Emerson Street shooting; shooting incident near Hartrey Avenue

Emma Edmund, Summer Editor

July 26, 2020

A 21-year-old Evanston man died after a shooting Saturday morning, according to a news release. At around 12:15 a.m., Evanston Police Department officers responded to a 911 call on the 2200 block of Emerson Street, where they...