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Blotter: Skokie woman charged with unlawful use of weapon

Nikki Baim, Reporter

May 8, 2018

Filed under City, Crime, Latest Stories

A 20-year-old Skokie woman was charged with unlawful use of a weapon in west Evanston. The woman disobeyed a stop sign at Dempster Street and Fowler Avenue at 5:55 p.m. on Saturday, Evanston police Cmdr. Ryan Glew said. An...

Blotter: 19-year-old Evanston man reports sidewalk robbery

Julia Esparza, Assistant City Editor

February 13, 2018

Filed under City, Crime, Latest Stories

A 19-year-old Evanston man reported being robbed of his phone and $800 in south Evanston. The Evanston resident said he was walking in the 300 block of Asbury Avenue toward the Red Line at 2:45 p.m. Saturday when four men approached...

Blotter: Stolen bike valued at $400

Nikki Baim, Reporter

February 4, 2018

Filed under City, Crime, Latest Stories

A 21-year-old Evanston resident reported Thursday that his bike was stolen in the 2100 block of Ridge Avenue. The man left his bike locked to a light post between 1 p.m. and 4 p.m., Evanston police Cmdr. Ryan Glew said. When...

Blotter: Evanston man arrested in connection with assault

Sophie Mann, Reporter

June 13, 2017

Filed under City, Crime, Latest Stories

An Evanston resident was arrested on Monday night in connection with a domestic dispute in south Evanston. The man’s wife stated that he was intoxicated and acting violent, Evanston police Cmdr. Joseph Dugan said. The woman...

Police Blotter: In south Evanston, 4 caught in car keys theft

Sam Krevlin, Reporter

November 9, 2016

Filed under City, Crime, Local

Three juveniles and one man were charged with disobedience to the police in a public place after trying to run away from officers Tuesday night, police said. At about 6:30 p.m., six young men entered Zen Shiatsu Chicago in...

Police Blotter: May 5

Paige Leskin, Managing Editor

May 4, 2015

Filed under City, Crime, Local

Woman attacked Friday night in Evanston A Chicago woman told police that two men she knew hit and kicked her Friday night, officials said. The 23-year-old woman went to Evanston Police Department’s headquarters, 1454 Elmwood Ave...

Police Blotter: April 27

Julian Gerez, Reporter

April 26, 2015

Filed under City, Crime

Tea shop defaced with anti-Semitic graffiti Someone drew anti-Semitic messages in a restaurant near Northwestern, police said. One of the employees at Kung Fu Tea, 726 Clark St., said he discovered the markings — a swastika a...

Blotter: May 23

Tanner Maxwell, Reporter

May 22, 2013

Filed under City, Crime, Local

West Evanston garage broken into, gardening equipment stolen An 83-year-old man's garage in west Evanston was broken into Monday, Evanston Police Cmdr. Jay Parrott said. The resident woke up in the morning to find several ...

Blotter: Feb. 27

Ina Yang, Photo Editor

February 26, 2013

Filed under City, Crime, Local

Man punches police officer at Buffalo Wild Wings A 27-year-old Chicago resident was arrested and charged last Saturday around 10:15 p.m. at Buffalo Wild Wings for bothering customers and assaulting a police officer. Rest...