The Daily Northwestern

Blotter: Resident’s car burglarized

Molly Lubbers, Assistant City Editor

January 14, 2020

A 44-year-old Evanston woman reported to police on Jan. 13 that her silver 2018 Ford was burglarized, but nothing from the car was missing.  Perry Polinski, Evanston police communications coordinator, said the owner told police...

Blotter: Woman arrested for battery at Walgreens, candy and technology stolen from Elmwood apartment

Molly Burke, Reporter

January 8, 2020

A 29-year-old Evanston woman was arrested and charged with battery after a fight broke out at the Walgreens on Chicago Avenue. Officers responded to a verbal altercation at the store that escalated on Tuesday, Jan. 7 at around...

Blotter: Speakers stolen from CVS on Asbury, retail theft at Barnes and Noble

Natalie Chun, Reporter

November 11, 2019

A manager at the CVS located at 101 Asbury St. reported a theft of some stereo equipment around 6 p.m. Saturday. The manager reported the retail theft in progress after recognizing a man suspected of stealing from the CVS in...

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...

Blotter: Man arrested for assault after threatening ex-girlfriend with gun, man arrested for possession of cannabis

Natalie Chun, Reporter

October 27, 2019

A 24-year-old man was arrested Wednesday in connection with an assault on the 1100 block of Emerson Street. A 21-year-old woman reported the incident around 8:10 p.m. on Wednesday. She said that she was walking with a friend...