The Daily Northwestern

Kafker, Morales set to appear in court Aug. 15

Fathma Rahman, Assistant Summer Editor

June 24, 2016

Filed under Campus, Latest Stories

Former Northwestern students Matthew Kafker and Anthony Morales appeared in court Friday and set the next date to review the state of their cases, said Barry Spector, Kafker’s lawyer. “The case was continued for the state...

Lawyer: Kafker intoxicated during Alice Millar vandalism

Madeline Fox, Reporter

May 11, 2016

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Former Northwestern student Matthew Kafker was “incredibly intoxicated” when he allegedly vandalized Alice Millar Chapel in March, his lawyer said Wednesday. Kafker, who pleaded not guilty to two dozen criminal charges last week, was arreste...

Former Northwestern student Anthony Morales pleads not guilty in vandalism case

Madeline Fox, Reporter

May 11, 2016

Filed under Campus, Latest Stories

Former Northwestern freshman Anthony Morales pled not guilty Wednesday to two dozen criminal charges, including 12 hate crime charges, related to the March 11 vandalism of Alice Millar Chapel Morales and former NU freshman...

Two Northwestern students charged with felonies in connection with Alice Millar vandalism

Madeline Fox, Campus Editor

March 12, 2016

Filed under Campus

Two Northwestern students were arrested Saturday and charged with felony vandalism in connection with graffiti found in Alice Millar Chapel. Anthony Morales and Matthew Kafker, both Weinberg freshmen, were arraigned Saturday...

Anti-Semitic, racist graffiti found at Kellogg construction site

Sophia Bollag, Editor in Chief

June 9, 2015

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Construction workers found anti-Semitic and racist graffiti at the construction site of the new Kellogg School of Management building Monday, police said. The graffiti, which has been categorized as a hate crime, was spray-painted...

Police Blotter: March 3

Julian Gerez, Reporter

March 2, 2015

Filed under City, Crime

Chicago man arrested in connection with attempted defacement A 20-year-old Chicago man was arrested near the Evanston-Wilmette border in connection with possession of spray paint with intent to deface on Friday afternoon, polic...

Police Blotter: Feb. 24

Julian Gerez, Reporter

February 23, 2015

Filed under City, Crime

Two El cars defaced while parked Two Chicago Transit Authority rail cars were spray painted near the Chicago-Evanston border early Saturday, police said. An employee for the CTA reported the incident after inspecting two...

Police Blotter: Feb. 19

Julian Gerez, Reporter

February 18, 2015

Filed under City, Crime

Door broken in Evanston home Someone forced the door of a south Evanston home open sometime Monday night or Tuesday morning, police said. The 88-year-old man who owns the home told police he went to bed in his home in t...

Police Blotter: Sept. 23

Paige Leskin, City Editor

September 22, 2014

Filed under City, Crime

Unknown suspect threw objects at woman in car  A Skokie woman was driving when she was hit with objects by a man in another car, police said. The woman was driving out of a gas station on the corner of Dempster Street ...

Blotter: May 8

Julian Gerez, Assistant City Editor

May 7, 2014

Filed under City, Crime

Two teenagers attempt to steal from another teenager Two teenagers attempted to steal a phone from a 16-year-old in west Evanston on Monday morning. The high school student was in the front yard of his residence in the 2000 bloc...

Blotter: May 7

Julian Gerez, Assistant City Editor

May 6, 2014

Filed under City, Crime

Graffiti found on CTA property Someone spray painted several symbols and phrases on a wall owned by the Chicago Transit Authority near Northwestern on Monday afternoon. Graffiti written in blue and black with phrases includ...