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Police Blotter: Man charged with misdemeanor battery

Syd Stone, Reporter

February 21

Filed under City, Crime, Local

An Evanston man reported Friday that he had been punched in the Davis Street Metra Station on Friday. The 65-year-old man said he was walking in the tunnel by the Metra station on Friday at 2:30 p.m. when a man that he did... Read more »

Police Blotter: Hospital employee’s items stolen from bag

Ryan Wangman, Assistant City Editor

February 15

Filed under City, Crime, Latest Stories, Local

A St. Francis Hospital employee reported her Samsung Tablet and credit card stolen from her backpack Tuesday morning, police said. The 41-year-old Kenosha, Wisconsin, resident left her bag in the employee common area in the... Read more »

Police Blotter: More than $300 worth of alcohol stolen from Jewel-Osco

Syd Stone, Reporter

February 14

Filed under City, Crime

A Skokie man was arrested Monday in connection with stealing more than $300 worth of alcohol from the Jewel-Osco supermarket in southwest Evanston, police said. At 1:10 p.m., a security guard observed the 27-year-old man placing... Read more »

Police Blotter: Hubcap stolen from Jewel-Osco parking lot

Syd Stone, Reporter

February 13

Filed under City, Crime, Latest Stories, Local

A Chicago resident reported a hubcap missing from her car in the Jewel-Osco parking lot in southwest Evanston, police said. The 63-year-old woman parked her car in the grocery store’s parking lot, 2485 Howard St., at 6 p.m.... Read more »

Man shot in west Evanston while sitting in car

Nora Shelly, City Editor

February 13

Filed under City, Crime, Latest Stories, Local

A 24-year-old Skokie man was shot in the wrist while sitting in a car in west Evanston early Monday morning, police said. Evanston police officers responded to reports of shots fired in the 2100 block of Darrow Avenue just... Read more »

Police Blotter: Wallet stolen at Whole Foods

Syd Stone, Reporter

February 8

Filed under City, Crime

A female Evanston resident reported that her wallet had been stolen at Whole Foods in south Evanston, police said. The 46-year-old resident noticed that her brown leather wallet had been stolen when she tried to pay for her... Read more »

Five vehicles stolen from Evanston car dealership

Nora Shelly, City Editor

February 5

Filed under City, Crime, Latest Stories, Local

Five cars were stolen from a car dealership in south Evanston early Friday morning, police said. Evanston police were dispatched to the dealership in the 1000 block of Chicago Avenue just after midnight over complaints of several... Read more »

Chase bank in south Evanston robbed

Nora Shelly, City Editor

February 4

Filed under City, Crime, Latest Stories, Local

A Chase Bank in south Evanston was robbed Saturday afternoon, police said. A 27-year-old Chicago man is in custody after the bank was robbed at about 12:45 p.m., Evanston police Cmdr. Joseph Dugan said. No weapon was used in... Read more »

Missing Evanston man found dead

Nora Shelly, City Editor

January 25

Filed under City, Latest Stories

An Evanston man who went missing Jan. 21 was found dead this afternoon, police said. Andrew Pappas, 45, was last seen Jan. 21 on the 700 block of Hinman Ave. He was found dead in Lake Michigan near Garden Park, 636 Sheridan Sq... Read more »