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Blotter: Shots fired in south Evanston

Julia Esparza, Copy Chief

May 1, 2018

Filed under City, Crime, Latest Stories

The Evanston Police Department and the Chicago Police Department received three calls Tuesday reporting shots fired near the intersection of Dobson Street and Elmwood Avenue. At about 12:20 a.m., EPD received two calls from...

Blotter: Oak Lawn man arrested in connection with possession of cannabis

Julia Esparza, Copy Chief

April 30, 2018

Filed under City, Crime

A 27-year-old Oak Lawn man was arrested in south Evanston in connection with possession of cannabis early Saturday morning. An officer asked the man to pull over in the 1300 block of Howard Street for driving without headlights...

Blotter: Man reportedly pulls knife, threatens driver during traffic altercation

Colin Boyle, Photo Editor

April 29, 2018

Filed under City, Latest Stories, Police

A man reportedly drew a knife and made verbal threats Thursday afternoon to a driver near the intersection of Dempster Street and Ridge Avenue. A 44-year-old man from Winthrop Harbor, Illinois, was involved in an altercation...

Blotter: Shots fired in west Evanston

Julia Esparza, Copy Chief

April 25, 2018

Filed under City, Crime

Evanston police responded to reports of shots fired in west Evanston on Monday night. A 19-year-old Evanston man was sitting in a car in the 1800 block of Leland Avenue when about six bullets struck it around 8:20 p.m. The...

Blotter: Intoxicated Evanston man arrested in connection with domestic assault

Colin Boyle, Photo Editor

April 23, 2018

Filed under City, Crime, Latest Stories

An Evanston man was arrested in connection with domestic assault Friday evening following a violent altercation with his wife. The 43-year-old man returned to his residence in the 800 block of Hinman Avenue at about 6 p.m....

Blotter: Evanston residents charged in connection with cannabis, MDMA possession

Colin Boyle, Photo Editor

April 22, 2018

Filed under City, Crime, Police

An Evanston man and woman were arrested last week in connection with possession of cannabis and ecstasy. On April 16 at about 8 p.m., police pulled over a gray Chevrolet sedan driving westbound on Howard Street for an improperly...

Blotter: Man arrested in connection with possession of cannabis, unlawful use of a weapon

Julia Esparza, Copy Chief

April 18, 2018

Filed under City, Crime, Latest Stories

Police arrested a Chicago man Wednesday in connection with aggravated unlawful use of a weapon and possession of cannabis. The man was driving in the 500 block of Sheridan Road at about 1:54 a.m when an Evanston police officer...

Blotter: Evanston woman arrested in connection with 2 felony charges, misdemeanor

Colin Boyle, Photo Editor

April 16, 2018

Filed under City, Crime, Latest Stories

Police arrested a 42-year-old Evanston woman early Sunday morning in connection with two felony charges and a misdemeanor. Officers responded to a report of domestic disturbance at 1567 Dodge Ave. around 1 a.m. on Sunday....