The Daily Northwestern

Sugar poured into gas tank of vehicle

Ashley Capoot, Reporter

February 25, 2019

Filed under City, Crime, Latest Stories

A 37-year-old Evanston woman reported Saturday that she saw a person intentionally damage her vehicle outside of her residence in the 2400 block of Emerson Street. The woman said she saw the person approach her car and pour...

Woman escapes after attempting to steal from Jewel-Osco

Ashley Capoot, Reporter

February 12, 2019

Filed under City, Crime, Latest Stories

A woman who attempted to steal from the Jewel-Osco in Evanston escaped before police could reach the scene. A store employee said he saw the woman try to steal $250 worth of various items, but he managed to stop her. The employee...

Blotter: Man arrested for liquor theft

Cameron Cook, Assistant Campus Editor

October 24, 2018

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

Evanston Police Department officers on Tuesday afternoon responded to a report of retail theft at Jewel-Osco, located at 1128 Chicago Ave.. The theft was reported by a 43-year-old man “who listed his address as the Jewel,”...

Blotter: Evanston man charged in cell phone theft

Julia Esparza, Assistant City Editor

February 27, 2018

Filed under City, Crime, Latest Stories

Police charged a 23-year-old Evanston man in connection with theft in south Evanston on Friday. An Evanston resident was walking and talking on his cell phone in the 400 block of Sherman Avenue when another man walked up, knocked...

Blotter: Ten bottles of alcohol stolen from Jewel-Osco in south Evanston

Nikki Baim, Reporter

February 18, 2018

Filed under City, Crime, Latest Stories, Police

A man stole 10 bottles of Jack Daniel’s whiskey from Jewel-Osco in south Evanston early Friday morning. A 40-year-old male who works at the grocery store reported the theft to police at 2:25 a.m., Evanston police Cmdr. Ryan Gle...