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Blotter: Man charged with battery after grabbing officer’s arm

David Fishman, Assistant City Editor

February 7

Filed under City, Crime, Latest Stories, Local

Officers were dispatched early Sunday morning to Bar Louie, 1520 Sherman Ave., after the establishment refused to allow two intoxicated people entry. After the officers arrived at 12:30 a.m., the subjects caught a cab and he...

Police Blotter: Vintage jewelry stolen from west Evanston home

Kristina Karisch, Assistant City Editor

January 29

Filed under City

Jewelry was stolen from a 93-year-old woman’s home in west Evanston on Thursday, police said. The woman said she left her house at about 10 a.m. on Thursday before returning at noon to find the jewelry missing, Evanston Police...

Police Blotter: Police investigate string of car part robberies

David Fishman, Assistant City Editor

January 10

Filed under City, Crime, Latest Stories

Police are investigating a string of car part robberies that occurred in Evanston over the past week. In three separate incidents, the catalytic converter — a part of the exhaust pipe that is responsible for filtering out...

Teenage girl flees attempted abduction in south Evanston

David Fishman, Assistant City Editor

January 6

Filed under City, Crime, Latest Stories, Local

Evanston police are investigating an attempted abduction of a teenage girl that occurred Thursday night in south Evanston. At about 9:45 p.m., police said a 16-year-old female Chicago resident was walking home in the 1500 block...

Police Blotter: Man arrested after 31 grams of marijuana found in car

Erica Snow, Assistant City Editor

November 22

Filed under City, Crime, Local

Police arrested a Chicago man Sunday after officers found 31 grams of marijuana in his car, police said. At about 11:55 p.m., police stopped a driver after he made a right turn without using his turn signal, Evanston police...

Police Blotter: Man charged with theft after fight with ex-girlfriend

Sam Krevlin, Reporter

November 7

Filed under City, Crime, Local

Officers were dispatched to a residence near downtown Evanston at about 4 p.m. on Saturday after receiving a domestic disturbance complaint, Evanston police Cmdr. Joseph Dugan said. A 37-year-old Evanston man told officers...

Police Blotter: Northwestern student charged with retail theft

Sam Krevlin, Reporter

October 31

Filed under City, Crime

A Northwestern student was caught stealing a hooded jacket from The North Face on Sherman Avenue on Wednesday. The woman went into a dressing room with three items, but only came out with two, Evanston police Cmdr. Joseph Duga...

Woman falls into Lake Michigan while walking along Evanston pier

Nora Shelly, City Editor

September 24

Filed under City, Latest Stories

A woman is in critical condition after falling into Lake Michigan Saturday afternoon while walking along the pier, police said. The 67-year-old Evanston resident was walking on the pier near the Church Street boat ramp, 1701...