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Blotter: Bottle of vodka stolen from Jewel-Osco in south Evanston

Sophie Mann, Reporter

September 14, 2017

Filed under City, Crime

A bottle of Grey Goose vodka was stolen from the Jewel-Osco in south Evanston on Tuesday night. A security guard observed a man who had previously stolen from the store — located in the 2400 block of Howard Street — enter,...

Blotter: Evanston woman arrested in connection with domestic battery

Sophie Mann, Reporter

August 29, 2017

Filed under City, Crime, Latest Stories

An Evanston woman was arrested early Saturday morning in north Evanston in connection with domestic battery. Her boyfriend’s roommate called police to the 1500 block of Central Street when he was woken up around 3 a.m. by...

Blotter: Chicago man arrested in connection with DUI

Sophie Mann, Reporter

August 25, 2017

Filed under City, Crime, Latest Stories

A Chicago resident was arrested Thursday morning in connection with driving while under the influence in downtown Evanston. The police originally arrived at the 800 block of Elgin Road for a motorist honking their horn, Evanston...

Suspect in Chicago Avenue homicide arrested, held in custody

Ben Pope, Summer Editor

August 24, 2017

Filed under City, Crime, Latest Stories, Top City Stories

A man sought in connection with an Aug. 14 homicide in south Evanston has been arrested and is being held in custody at Cook County Jail, Evanston police Cmdr. Joseph Dugan said. The man, a 26-year-old from Chicago whose name...

Blotter: Evanston man arrested in connection domestic battery

Sophie Mann, Reporter

August 17, 2017

Filed under City, Crime, Latest Stories

An Evanston resident was arrested Monday in connection with domestic battery in south Evanston. Officers were dispatched to the man's home in the 600 block of Sherman Avenue for a domestic dispute, Evanston police Cmdr. Joseph...

Man killed in Chicago Avenue shooting, suspect still at large

Ben Pope, Summer Editor

August 14, 2017

Filed under City, Crime, Latest Stories, Top City Stories

A Chicago man was shot and killed at the intersection of Chicago Avenue and Howard Street in Evanston at about 2:45 a.m. Monday morning, according to a Evanston Police Department news release. The suspect in the homicide, described...

Blotter: Man arrested in connection with retail theft at Jewel-Osco

Sophie Mann, Reporter

August 9, 2017

Filed under City, Crime, Latest Stories

A man was arrested Tuesday in connection with retail theft in south Evanston. Officers were dispatched to the Jewel-Osco in the 2400 block of Howard Street after store security saw the man take a bottle of vodka and two 12...

Blotter: Chicago man arrested in connection with aggravated battery of a police officer

Ben Pope, Summer Editor

June 15, 2017

Filed under City, Crime, Latest Stories

A Chicago man was arrested Wednesday night at the McDonald’s in the 1100 block of Howard Street in connection with aggravated battery of a police officer and resisting arrest, Evanston police Cmdr. Joseph Dugan said. The...

Blotter: Man arrested in connection with failure to register as a convicted sex offender

Sophie Mann, Reporter

June 15, 2017

Filed under City, Crime, Latest Stories

An Evanston resident was arrested Saturday in connection with being an unregistered convicted sex offender. Though the man was originally arrested in the 1700 block of Lyons Street for a separate offense, officers at the...

Blotter: Chicago man arrested in connection with forgery

Sophie Mann, Reporter

June 13, 2017

Filed under City, Crime, Latest Stories

A man was arrested in connection with forgery in north Evanston on Thursday, though the crime was initially reported by an Evanston woman on Feb. 17. A 62-year-old woman noticed that multiple personal checks were missing f...