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Officers respond to, investigate shots fired incident

Rishika Dugyala, City Editor

October 29, 2017

Filed under City, Crime

Officers responded to a shots fired incident Thursday night in south Evanston. At approximately 10:04 p.m., police arrived in the area of Howard Street and Dodge Avenue, Evanston police Cmdr. Joseph Dugan said in a Friday news...

Blotter: Cell phone, money stolen in south Evanston

Jake Holland, Assistant City Editor

October 24, 2017

Filed under City, Crime

A 30-year-old Chicago woman’s cell phone and money were stolen Monday in south Evanston. The woman, who called police around 12:30 p.m. from the McDonald’s in the 1100 block of Howard Street, said she left her backpack...

Blotter: Evanston man arrested in connection with battery, retail theft

Sophie Mann, Reporter

October 19, 2017

Filed under City, Crime

An Evanston resident was arrested Wednesday night in connection with retail theft and battery in south Evanston. Police were called to the Jewel-Osco in the 2400 block of Howard Street for a disturbance, Evanston police Cmdr....

Blotter: Evanston woman arrested in connection with domestic battery

Sophie Mann, Reporter

October 4, 2017

Filed under City, Crime

A local woman was arrested Tuesday night in connection with domestic battery in west Evanston. Officers responded to a disturbance involving a 43-year-old woman at the front door of a residence in the 1700 block of Hovland...

Blotter: Man arrested in connection with suspended license, improper lane usage

Sophie Mann, Reporter

September 28, 2017

Filed under City, Crime

A South Bend, Indiana, man was arrested Tuesday in connection with two traffic issues in south Evanston. A police officer pulled the vehicle over in the 1300 block of Howard Street due to a lane violation, Evanston police Cmdr....

Blotter: Chicago resident charged with driving with expired license

Jake Holland, Assistant City Editor

September 25, 2017

Filed under City, Crime, Latest Stories

A 26-year-old Chicago resident was charged Monday with driving with an expired license in south Evanston. Officers ran the man’s license plate while the car was stopped at a red light in the 900 block of Howard Street, Evanston...

Blotter: Evanston man arrested in connection with bike theft

Sophie Mann, Reporter

September 24, 2017

Filed under City, Crime

An Evanston resident was arrested Thursday in connection with the theft of a bike in central Evanston. The original incident occurred Sept. 13 when a woman reported that an unknown suspect stole her bike, which was locked in...

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

Sophie Mann, Reporter

September 13, 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...