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Police: Convicted killer among 2 men caught with loaded weapons

Ciara McCarthy, Summer Reporter

July 19, 2013

Filed under Around Town, Blogs, Latest Stories, The Summer Northwestern 2013

Police arrested two felons in connection with weapons possession Tuesday afternoon, including a man who was convicted in an Evanston homicide in 2005. Officers spotted 27-year-old Blair Aikens, who was wanted for a Pennsylvania...

Updated: Evanston woman shot near ETHS

Ciara McCarthy, Summer Reporter

July 18, 2013

Filed under Around Town, Blogs, Latest Stories, The Summer Northwestern 2013

A 21-year-old woman was shot early this morning near Evanston Township High School, police said. The Evanston woman was shot in the right leg at about 2:40 a.m. in an alley in the 1700 block of Darrow Avenue, according to...