The Daily Northwestern

Man killed at Howard Street ‘L’ Station

Samantha Handler, City Editor

December 3, 2019

Police said a person was shot and killed on the Howard Street ‘L’ station Tuesday on the border between Evanston and Chicago. The Evanston Police Department tweeted at around 12:30 p.m. that the Chicago Police Department...

19-year-old arrested and charged with armed robbery

Natalie Chun, Reporter

November 24, 2019

A 19-year-old man was arrested Tuesday in connection with an armed robbery and an attempted robbery. He was charged with armed robbery. The armed robbery took place around 4 a.m. that day in the 700 block of Howard Street,...

Evanston man arrested for loaded gun found in car

Samantha Handler, City Editor

November 8, 2019

Police arrested an Evanston man on Nov. 4 for alleged unlawful use of a weapon after finding a loaded gun in his vehicle, according to Thursday Evanston Police Department news release. Officers saw a blue Hyundai driving west...

Blotter: Laptop stolen from OfficeMax, Amazon Fire Sticks stolen from downtown Target

Natalie Chun, Reporter

October 30, 2019

A 31-year-old employee at OfficeMax, located at 2255 Howard St., reported a theft around 9:35 a.m. on Tuesday. The employee said a man walked into the OfficeMax and took a $250 Hewlett-Packard laptop out of its display case....