The Daily Northwestern

Blotter: Chicago man arrested in connection with aggravated assault

Colin Boyle, Photo Editor

April 9, 2018

Filed under City, Crime, Latest Stories

A Chicago man was arrested in connection with aggravated assault Saturday morning. Police responded at 5:31 a.m. to a report of a man with a gun. Evanston police Cmdr. Ryan Glew said a 38-year-old Evanston woman called officers...

Blotter: Chicago man’s life threatened at McDonald’s

Nikki Baim, Reporter

March 4, 2018

Filed under City, Crime, Latest Stories, Police

A 49-year-old Chicago man reported to police Thursday his life was threatened by a boy with a gun at a south Evanston McDonald’s. The man and his 7-year-old daughter were eating at a McDonald’s in the 1100 block of Howard...

Blotter: Cell phone, money stolen in south Evanston

Jake Holland, Assistant City Editor

October 24, 2017

Filed under City, Crime

A 30-year-old Chicago woman’s cell phone and money were stolen Monday in south Evanston. The woman, who called police around 12:30 p.m. from the McDonald’s in the 1100 block of Howard Street, said she left her backpack...

Blotter: Chicago man arrested in connection with aggravated battery of a police officer

Ben Pope, Summer Editor

June 15, 2017

Filed under City, Crime, Latest Stories

A Chicago man was arrested Wednesday night at the McDonald’s in the 1100 block of Howard Street in connection with aggravated battery of a police officer and resisting arrest, Evanston police Cmdr. Joseph Dugan said. The...

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...

Police Blotter: Properties in Evanston defaced by graffiti

Ben Winck, Assistant City Editor

November 13, 2016

Filed under City, Crime

Police are investigating two instances of criminal defacement to property that occurred Thursday. A 73-year-old Evanston woman reported that an unknown person visited her residence in west Evanston between 12:30 a.m. and 6...

Police Blotter: Woman breaks window to retrieve mail

Ben Winck, Assistant City Editor

October 19, 2016

Filed under City, Crime, Local

Police investigated a case of criminal damage that occurred in a residence near campus Tuesday morning. Officers were dispatched to the 1100 block of Garnett Place at about 9:30 a.m. after a building engineer reported that...

Police Blotter: Man beaten up in McDonald’s on Howard Street

Robin Opsahl, City Editor

May 22, 2016

Filed under City, Crime, Local

Police are searching for two suspects accused of beating up a man in an Evanston McDonald’s restaurant Thursday. Officers were dispatched to the restaurant, 1117 Howard St., at 10:33 a.m. after receiving a disturbance report,...

Police Blotter: May 15

Julian Gerez, Reporter

May 14, 2015

Filed under City, Crime, Local

More than $1,500 stolen from restaurant safe About $1,600 was stolen from a safe in Evanston early Thursday morning, police said. The 55-year-old night manager of a McDonald's, 1919 Dempster St., said she was working Wedn...