The Daily Northwestern

Blotter: Northwestern student arrested for Target theft

Joshua Irvine, Copy Chief

May 30, 2019

A Northwestern student was arrested Tuesday afternoon for attempted theft at the Target in the 1600 block of Sherman Avenue. A Target employee observed security footage of the woman placing items in her backpack, said Evanston...

Blotter: Armed robbery of phone near Jewel-Osco parking lot

Joshua Irvine, Copy Chief

May 20, 2019

Police responded Friday afternoon to a report of an armed robbery in the 2400 block of Howard Street. A man told police he was accosted by an armed man at 2:40 p.m. while walking near the southwest corner of a Jewel-Osco located...

Sugar poured into gas tank of vehicle

Ashley Capoot, Reporter

February 25, 2019

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

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

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,”...