The Daily Northwestern

Blotter: Man arrested for aggravated assault, battery in two separate occurrences

Jacob Fulton, Assistant City Editor

January 12, 2020

A 25-year-old Evanston man was charged with aggravated assault, criminal damage to property and battery on Jan. 9 related to two separate incidents. The man was taken into police custody on Jan. 8 around 4:30 p.m. in the 1000...

Blotter: Woman arrested for battery at Walgreens, candy and technology stolen from Elmwood apartment

Molly Burke, Reporter

January 8, 2020

A 29-year-old Evanston woman was arrested and charged with battery after a fight broke out at the Walgreens on Chicago Avenue. Officers responded to a verbal altercation at the store that escalated on Tuesday, Jan. 7 at around...

Blotter: Woman charged in shooting, two teenage women robbed

Molly Burke, Reporter

January 7, 2020

A 41-year-old Evanston woman was charged in a New Year’s shooting, according to an Evanston police department news release. Officers responded to a report of a shooting on Jan. 1 around 5:50 p.m. in the 1000 block of Darrow...

Man killed at Howard Street ‘L’ Station

Samantha Handler, City Editor

December 3, 2019

Police said a person was shot and killed on the Howard Street ‘L’ station Tuesday on the border between Evanston and Chicago. The Evanston Police Department tweeted at around 12:30 p.m. that the Chicago Police Department...

19-year-old arrested and charged with armed robbery

Natalie Chun, Reporter

November 24, 2019

A 19-year-old man was arrested Tuesday in connection with an armed robbery and an attempted robbery. He was charged with armed robbery. The armed robbery took place around 4 a.m. that day in the 700 block of Howard Street,...