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Police Blotter: Man arrested in connection with hit and run

Ryan Wangman, Assistant City Editor

March 3

Filed under City, Crime, Latest Stories, Local

A man was arrested in connection with a hit and run accident early Wednesday morning in south Evanston, police said. No one was injured in the hit and run involving two vehicles, which occurred on Feb. 18 at 1:30 p.m. in the...

Police Blotter: Man arrested in connection with domestic battery

Syd Stone, Reporter

March 2

Filed under City

An Evanston resident was arrested in connection with domestic battery Monday. The 51-year-old man’s daughter reported that her father had struck her while sitting in his parked car at the Shell gas station, 500 Dodge Ave. The...

Police Blotter: UPS package stolen from apartment lobby

Kristina Karisch, Assistant City Editor

March 1

Filed under City, Crime, Latest Stories, Local

A package delivered to an apartment complex in south Evanston on Monday appears to have been stolen by a fellow resident. The UPS package was scheduled for delivery at 9:59 a.m., Evanston police Cmdr. Joseph Dugan said. When...

Blotter: Police recover stolen handgun during traffic stop

David Fishman, Assistant City Editor

February 27

Filed under City, Crime, Latest Stories, Local

Police recovered a stolen handgun Monday during a traffic stop in south Evanston. At about 1 a.m., patrol officers stopped a vehicle for an expired registration at the intersection of Howard Street and Western Avenue, Evanston...

Police Blotter: Bikes stolen from 2 Evanston homes

Syd Stone, Reporter

February 26

Filed under City, Crime

An Evanston man reported his bike had been stolen from his residence in west Evanston on Wednesday, police said. The 19-year-old man left his black bike locked to a metal clothesline pole in the backyard of his residence in...

Police Blotter: Man charged with misdemeanor battery

Syd Stone, Reporter

February 21

Filed under City, Crime, Local

An Evanston man reported Friday that he had been punched in the Davis Street Metra Station on Friday. The 65-year-old man said he was walking in the tunnel by the Metra station on Friday at 2:30 p.m. when a man that he did...

Blotter: Man arrested in connection with alleged domestic battery

David Fishman, Assistant City Editor

February 21

Filed under City, Crime, Latest Stories, Local

Officers responded to a report of domestic battery Thursday in west Evanston, police said. At noon, responding officers were dispatched to the 1800 block of Darrow Avenue after receiving a call about a domestic battery, Evanston...

Two Evanston businesses violate tobacco compliance check

David Fishman, Assistant City Editor

February 19

Filed under City

Two Evanston businesses failed to pass a tobacco compliance check conducted to prevent underrage sales, police said Friday. The businesses cited were Davis Pantry, 927 Davis St., and Open Pantry, 821 Dempster Street. Evanston...

Police Blotter: Laptop, tablet, cell phone stolen from apartment

Kristina Karisch, Assistant City Editor

February 19

Filed under City, Crime

About $2,800 worth of technology and cash was stolen from an apartment in south Evanston after the resident, a 23-year-old woman, left her apartment at about 11:30 a.m. on Thursday, police said. When she returned around noon,...

Police Blotter: Two men charged with felony burglary

Zoe Miller, Reporter

February 16

Filed under City, Crime

A Des Plaines and a Chicago resident were charged with felony burglary Thursday. Evanston received a call reporting the burglary around 5:18 a.m. on Thursday. The caller reported that two people had broken the glass door of...