The Daily Northwestern

Blotter: Man arrested in connection with failure to register as a convicted sex offender

Sophie Mann, Reporter

June 15, 2017

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...

Three shot in Evanston overnight

Rishika Dugyala, Summer Assistant Editor

June 20, 2016

Evanston detectives are currently investigating a shooting that occurred early Monday morning and resulted in three gunshot victims, police said. Officers on a deployment patrol near Lyons Street and Dodge Avenue heard several...

16-year-old Evanston resident shot in chest

Khadrice Rollins, Summer Editor

June 18, 2016

A 16-year-old boy was shot late Saturday afternoon in central Evanston, police said. Officers discovered the Evanston teen with a gunshot wound to his chest at about 4:40 p.m. near Lyons Street and Ashland Avenue — about...

Police Blotter: Man arrested after lunging at officer

Julia Jacobs, Summer Editor

August 25, 2015

A 22-year-old man was arrested Saturday evening after continuing to advance toward a police officer despite warnings to step back. Police were called to the 1800 block of Lyons Street at about 7:30 p.m. for a disturbance in...

Police Blotter: Man arrested in battery case from weeks ago

Julia Jacobs, Summer Editor

July 30, 2015

A 46-year-old man was arrested Tuesday morning in connection with hitting a female acquaintance and throwing a cup filled with alcohol at her on a central Evanston street in mid-July. The woman, a 23-year-old Evanston resident,...