The Daily Northwestern

Blotter: Woman arrested for assault, phone taken from Whole Foods

Molly Burke, Reporter

January 26, 2020

A 36-year-old Evanston woman was arrested Thursday at around 1 p.m. for assault, Evanston police said. The woman turned herself in at 1454 Elmwood Ave. following the incident on Jan. 10, during which she confronted another...

Blotter: Alcohol stolen from Sam’s Club, man arrested for phone theft

Molly Burke, Reporter

January 23, 2020

A Chicago resident received two citations after being stopped at Sam’s Club for taking two bottles of alcohol Wednesday. The person was stopped near the exit, and the police were called. Rather than being arrested, the citations...

Blotter: Man arrested for student apartment theft, man arrested for possession of a controlled substance

Molly Burke, Reporter

January 20, 2020

A 51-year-old Skokie male was arrested on a charge of possession of stolen property. Police found the man by tracing a stolen gaming system to a pawn shop, Evanston police Cmdr. Brian Henry said. The theft took place at...

Blotter: Phone taken at Evanston Hospital, power tools stolen in Home Depot parking lot, woman arrested for revoked license

Molly Burke, Reporter

January 16, 2020

A phone was stolen from Evanston Hospital between Tuesday at midnight and Wednesday at 7 p.m., Evanston police said. The owner of the phone, valued at around $500, was not in possession of the device at the time, 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...