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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 26, 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...

Blotter: Four bottles of liquor stolen from Jewel-Osco in south Evanston

Nikki Baim, Reporter

January 21, 2018

Filed under City, Crime, Latest Stories, Police

A man stole $150 worth of liquor from the Jewel-Osco in south Evanston early Friday morning, police said. A security guard observed the suspect take four bottles of liquor from the store — located in the 2400 block of Howa...

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: 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...

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: Evanston man arrested in connection with damage to multiple vehicles

Sophie Mann, Digital Development and Recruitment Editor

May 11, 2017

Filed under City

An Evanston man was arrested Wednesday evening in connection with the damage of multiple vehicles and property in west Evanston. A man called the police after he was rear-ended in the parking lot of a McDonald’s in the 1900...

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: 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...