The Daily Northwestern

Blotter: Assault charge for man who allegedly wielded knife

Joshua Irvine, Reporter

June 21, 2020

Evanston Police Department charged a man who allegedly brandished  a knife on a city sidewalk Friday morning. Officers responded to the 1400 block of Chicago Avenue at 5:40 a.m. after a caller reported a man wielding a knife and...

Blotter: Two men shot on Dewey Avenue, attempted theft at Whole Foods

Natalie Chun, Reporter

October 28, 2019

Two 35-year-old men were shot near the 2100 block of Dewey Ave. around 12:30 p.m. on Friday. Officers responded to 911 calls reporting shots fired near the 1700 block of Payne Street, according to Perry Polinski, Evanston police...

Police Blotter: Evanston man left unharmed after shots fired at him

Jeremy Margolis, Reporter

February 3, 2016

A 24-year-old Evanston man reported an unidentified person shot at him in the 2000 block of Emerson Street on Monday night, police said. Police responded to several shots fired calls at approximately 8:20 p.m., Evanston Police...

Two men shot in central Evanston

Julia Jacobs, Summer Editor

July 30, 2015

Two men were shot Thursday afternoon while standing in a driveway in central Evanston, the second shooting in two days. The men were standing with others near a vehicle in the driveway of a home in the 1700 block of Payne Street at about 4 p.m., when two ot...