The Daily Northwestern

Four plead not guilty in shooting death of Skokie high school student

Paige Leskin, City Editor

November 11, 2014

Filed under City, Crime, Latest Stories

The four men arrested in connection with the September shooting of two Skokie high school students pleaded not guilty Monday to charges of first degree murder and attempted murder. The four men, all 19, are charged with the...

Chicago woman charged in death of Evanston man

Paige Leskin, City Editor

November 5, 2014

Filed under City, Crime

Police arrested a Chicago woman in connection with Monday's stabbing death of an Evanston resident, authorities said. Veronica Wilson, 48, has been charged with the first-degree murder of 46-year-old Andrew Brown. The stabb...

Fifth suspect released in Skokie shooting

Paige Leskin, City Editor

October 7, 2014

Filed under City, Crime, Latest Stories, Local

Skokie police released Tuesday a teenager who they believe to be the gunman who shot two Skokie high school students on Sept. 28. The 17-year-old was arrested Monday morning in connection with the shooting death of Maxwell...

Ald. Ann Rainey applauds murder conviction in Evanston man’s death

Cat Zakrzewski, Web Editor

September 24, 2013

Filed under Around Town, Blogs

Ald. Ann Rainey (8th) on Monday called the long-awaited conviction of a Hazel Crest, Ill., man in the fatal beating of Evanston resident a "wonderful ending to a horrible situation." At a City Council meeting, Rainey said...