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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...

Blotter: Meat stolen from Food 4 Less

Sophie Mann, Digital Development and Recruitment Editor

May 26, 2017

Filed under City, Crime

Store employees reported meat stolen from Food 4 Less, 2400 West Main St., on Wednesday morning. The manager of the Evanston Food 4 Less reported that a man wearing all black stole an unknown amount of meat, Evanston police...

Blotter: Chicago man arrested in connection with domestic battery

Sophie Mann, Digital Development and Recruitment Editor

May 24, 2017

Filed under City, Crime

A Chicago resident was arrested Tuesday night in connection with a reported domestic battery in south Evanston. Police were called to the 1400 block of Howard Street in response to a domestic dispute, Evanston police Cmdr....

Blotter: Chicago man arrested in connection with multiple traffic offenses

Sophie Mann, Digital Development and Recruitment Editor

May 18, 2017

Filed under City

A Chicago resident was arrested in connection with multiple traffic-related offenses on Monday in south Evanston. The man was using a cell phone while driving on Howard Street, Evanston police Cmdr. Joseph Dugan said. The man...

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 — 1128 Chicago Ave. — flagged down an...

Blotter: Chicago man arrested after damaging woman’s car in south Evanston

Sophie Mann, Digital Development and Recruitment Editor

April 24, 2017

Filed under City, Crime, Latest Stories

A 66-year-old man was charged with criminal damage to property, a misdemeanor, on Friday, Evanston police Cmdr. Joseph Dugan said. Dugan said the man damaged a woman’s car in the parking lot of the Jewel-Osco in south Evanston...

Blotter: Tennessee man transported back to Evanston, charged with aggravated use of weapon

Sophie Mann, Digital Development and Recruitment Editor

April 23, 2017

Filed under City, Crime

On Tuesday, a 21-year-old man from Nashville, Tennessee was transported back to Evanston by police after the Nashville Police Department arrested him based on an active warrant, according to a news release. The warrant was...

Blotter: Evanston man arrested in connection with retail theft from Jewel in south Evanston

Sophie Mann, Digital Development and Recruitment Editor

April 18, 2017

Filed under City, Crime, Latest Stories

A 22-year-old Evanston man was arrested at the Jewel-Osco in southwest Evanston on Monday afternoon in connection with a theft around 2:30 p.m. An employee at the Jewel-Osco, 2485 Howard St., noticed the Evanston resident put...