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Three injured in early morning crash

Nora Shelly, City Editor

January 22, 2017

Filed under City

Three Chicago men were injured early Saturday morning following a single vehicle crash in south Evanston, police said. The three were taken to St. Francis Hospital after their car crashed just after 3:30 a.m. in the 300 block... Read more »

Woman charged with driving under the influence after traffic collision

Ryan Wangman, Assistant City Editor

January 16, 2017

Filed under City, Crime, Latest Stories, Local

A 39-year-old Skokie resident was taken to the hospital Saturday after her car flipped in a traffic collision. The woman was driving west on Central Street at about 5:05 p.m. when she made a left-hand turn onto Crawford Street.... Read more »

Police Blotter: Pizza delivery man threatened by local man

Sophie Mann, Copy Chief

January 13, 2017

Filed under City

A pizza delivery man was threatened by three men when he refused to take one of their credit cards without photo identification Wednesday, police said. Just before 9 p.m. on Jan. 11, three men approached the man to pick up... Read more »

Police Blotter: Two vehicles stolen from dealership

Kristina Karisch, Assistant City Editor

January 11, 2017

Filed under City

Two cars were stolen from a garage in south Evanston on Monday. One of the cars is still missing. At about 7:20 p.m. on Jan. 9, a car pulled up to the Autobarn garage, 1000 Chicago Ave., with five people in it, Evanston Police... Read more »

Police Blotter: Nichols Middle School employee charged with battery

Nora Shelly, City Editor

January 11, 2017

Filed under City, Crime, Latest Stories, Local

A Nichols Middle School employee was arrested Monday on misdemeanor battery charges related to an incident in late December at the school. On Dec. 23, a 13-year-old student was playing basketball when he accidentally fell on... Read more »

Police find heroin, alcohol in car after hit and run

Ryan Wangman, Reporter

January 8, 2017

Filed under City, Latest Stories

A 69-year-old Chicago resident was taken to the hospital after a hit-and-run traffic crash on Saturday morning. The woman was driving near Davis Street and Ridge Avenue at about 8:10 a.m. when a Bellwood, Illinois, resident... Read more »

Police Blotter: Man falls asleep in car with handgun, cocaine inside vehicle

Nora Shelly, City Editor

January 5, 2017

Filed under City, Crime

A 25-year-old Calumet City man was arrested Tuesday morning after falling asleep at the wheel in downtown Evanston, police said. Officers were called to the 1800 block of Chicago Avenue at about 6:30 a.m. after receiving reports... Read more »

Police Blotter: Two rental vehicles stolen in separate incidents

Nora Shelly, City Editor

January 3, 2017

Filed under City, Latest Stories, Local

A manager at U-Haul Moving and Storage, 2125 Dempster St., reported a vehicle stolen this weekend after a woman failed to return her rented truck last month, police said. A woman rented a 2016 Ford cargo van at the U-Haul on... Read more »

Teen arrested in Election Day robbery

Nora Shelly, City Editor

January 2, 2017

Filed under City, Latest Stories

Police arrested a Chicago man at the end of December who allegedly robbed a polling place volunteer on Election Day, police said. Just before 5:30 a.m. on Nov. 8, a 17-year-old who was volunteering at the polling site at the... Read more »