The Daily Northwestern

Gang members found with guns in Evanston

Erica Snow, Assistant City Editor

September 21, 2016

Filed under City, Crime

Two documented gang members were found with guns Sunday, police said. Evanston police were dispatched to the 100 block of Callan Avenue late Sunday evening after receiving a call reporting men with guns at 11:25 p.m. The...

Chicago man charged after ditching gun in bushes, fleeing police

David Fishman, Assistant Summer Editor

July 2, 2016

Filed under City, Crime, Latest Stories

Evanston police charged a Chicago man on Friday with being an armed habitual offender after arresting him Wednesday in connection with allegedly ditching a gun in some bushes as he ran from officers. The officers, on a “directed...