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Police Blotter: Evanston man arrested for attempting to steal alcohol from Jewel-Osco

Jeremy Margolis, Reporter

February 24, 2016

A 29-year-old Evanston man was arrested for attempting to steal $1,175 worth of alcohol from Jewel-Osco, 2485 Howard St., on Saturday afternoon, police said. The man was spotted by the store’s loss prevention manager wal...

Police Blotter: Former Officemax employee charged with forgery

Jeremy Margolis, Reporter

February 23, 2016

A 39-year-old former OfficeMax employee who reportedly stole $7,400 from the store over a three-month period was charged with forgery Monday, police said. The loss prevention manager of the store, 2255 Howard St., reported the th...

Police Blotter: Sept. 28

Julia Jacobs, City Editor

September 28, 2015

Man arrested after locking police out of apartment A 30-year-old man was arrested early Friday morning in connection with obstructing justice and violating a restraining order after taking several measures to keep police o...

Police Blotter: Man stabbed during fight in south Evanston

Julia Jacobs, Summer Editor

July 27, 2015

A 19-year-old man was stabbed Sunday night during an altercation that involved several people in a south Evanston parking lot. The Evanston resident reported getting into a fight with two men, both between 18 and 32 years o...

Police Blotter: Vehicle burglaries reach seven in one week

Julia Jacobs, Summer Editor

July 23, 2015

Two boys were arrested early Thursday morning in connection with two vehicle burglaries, the sixth and seventh arrests for that crime in the past week. An officer patrolling in the 1000 block of Hinman Avenue at about 2:15...