The Daily Northwestern

Blotter: Evanston man arrested in connection with domestic battery

Colin Boyle, Photo Editor

May 13, 2018

Filed under City, Crime, Latest Stories

A 26-year-old Evanston man was arrested Friday morning in connection with domestic battery. At 12:30 a.m., officers responded to the 1800 block of Hartrey Avenue. The man allegedly said he was going to kill himself when his...

Evanston man charged with aggravated unlawful use of a weapon

Sophie Mann, Reporter

November 27, 2017

Filed under City, Crime, Latest Stories

An Evanston man was arrested Sunday night in connection with aggravated unlawful use of a weapon and two other charges. Officers responded to a call regarding a disturbance in the 200 block of Hartrey Avenue that involved two...

Blotter: Man arrested in connection with DUI, multiple traffic offenses

Sophie Mann, Reporter

November 20, 2017

Filed under City, Crime

An Evanston resident was arrested Thursday in west Evanston in connection with driving under the influence of alcohol, as well as four traffic citations. Officers first observed the 59-year-old man speeding on Church Street...

Blotter: Chicago man arrested in connection with fraudulent ticket sales

Sophie Mann, Reporter

November 15, 2017

Filed under City, Crime

A Chicago resident was arrested Tuesday in north Evanston in connection with a theft in Chicago. The original incident occurred Monday when the man sold tickets for the State Farm Champions Classic to an Evanston resident,...

Blotter: Man arrested in connection with disorderly conduct outside Jewel-Osco

Sophie Mann, Digital Development and Recruitment Editor

May 8, 2017

Filed under City, Crime

A manager at the Jewel-Osco in south Evanston filed a complaint on Sunday against a man who aggressively asked an employee for money. At roughly 11:15 a.m., a manager at Jewel-Osco โ€” 1128 Chicago Ave. โ€” flagged down an...

New, upgraded Nicor gas main to be installed throughout Evanston

Yvonne Kim, Reporter

July 9, 2016

Filed under City, Latest Stories, Local

The city announced a five-month gas main installation last Friday that will affect areas in Evanston as part of a multi-year initiative to modernize aging natural gas infrastructure. Nicor Gas, a natural gas distribution...

Police Blotter: Employees at home for adults with autism charged with endangerment

Jeremy Margolis, Reporter

February 16, 2016

Filed under City, Crime

Two employees at an Evanston home for adults with autism were arrested and charged with endangerment Saturday in connection with burns suffered by a 21-year-old female resident, police said. The woman โ€” a resident of Rimland Services...

Police Blotter: Elmwood Park man arrested for marijuana possession

Joanne Lee, Reporter

October 20, 2015

Filed under City, Crime

A 24-year-old man was arrested Thursday night in connection with marijuana possession. The man was in the backseat of a car stopped by police on Oct. 15 at about 8:30 p.m. for a traffic violation near the intersection of As...

Police Blotter: Man arrested in battery case from weeks ago

Julia Jacobs, Summer Editor

July 30, 2015

Filed under City, Crime, Latest Stories

A 46-year-old man was arrested Tuesday morning in connection with hitting a female acquaintance and throwing a cup filled with alcohol at her on a central Evanston street in mid-July. The woman, a 23-year-old Evanston resident,...

Police Blotter: May 6

Julian Gerez, Reporter

May 5, 2015

Filed under City, Crime, Local

Chicago man arrested in connection with aggravated battery A Chicago man was arrested in connection with aggravated battery after he allegedly hit someone with a car in Evanston on Sunday, police said. Officers were dispat...