The Daily Northwestern

Blotter: Battery; defacement at McDonald’s

Grace Wu, Reporter

July 20, 2020

A woman was charged with battery in downtown Evanston on Sunday night. Police officers responded to a dispatch around 11:19 p.m. Sunday regarding a woman “hitting people and vehicles with a hockey stick,” Evanston Polic...

Blotter: Jewel-Osco assault, attempted auto part theft

Grace Wu, Reporter

July 16, 2020

A Franklin Park man was charged Wednesday evening with assault and other criminal complaints. The man reportedly went to Jewel-Osco, located at 1128 Chicago Ave., to purchase cigars around 8:20 p.m., according to Evanston...

Blotter: Graffitied minivan, attempted retail theft

Grace Wu, Reporter

July 14, 2020

A 57-year-old Chicago man reported Monday morning that his work van had been criminally damaged. The man parked the 2008 white Ford at 2201 Oakton St., in the parking lot near Steak ’n Shake and Home Depot, sometime on Friday,...

Blotter: Message painted in front of police station, battered robbery

Grace Wu, Reporter

July 13, 2020

Protestors painted a message on the street in front of the Evanston Police Department on Sunday afternoon. From approximately 1 p.m. to 4 p.m. Sunday, protestors assembled in front of the police station, according to Evanston...