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Evanston man arrested for loaded gun found in car

Samantha Handler, City Editor

November 8, 2019

Police arrested an Evanston man on Nov. 4 for alleged unlawful use of a weapon after finding a loaded gun in his vehicle, according to Thursday Evanston Police Department news release. Officers saw a blue Hyundai driving west...

Three charged after traffic stop reveals unlicensed firearms

Joshua Irvine, Copy Chief

April 16, 2019

Evanston Police Department officers arrested three people the evening of April 9 in connection with possession of firearms following a traffic stop. Officers on patrol near the corner of Dempster Street and Dodge Avenue stopped ...

Evanston man arrested with loaded handgun in possession

Clare Proctor, Assistant City Editor

February 27, 2019

Evanston Police Department officers arrested a man in possession of a loaded handgun last Thursday. The EPD received an anonymous call reporting a possibly armed man in the 2400 block of Main Street. The caller described the...

South Evanston search warrant nets handguns, cannabis

Manuel Rapada, Assistant City Editor

November 12, 2012

The Evanston Police Department recovered two handguns and more than 1,000 grams of cannabis Friday while executing a search warrant in south Evanston on Friday. Officers executed a warrant for a drug investigation at about...