The Daily Northwestern

Blotter: Woman reports carjacking near downtown Evanston

Nikki Baim and Julia Esparza

February 1, 2018

Filed under City, Crime, Latest Stories, Local, Police

Two men rear-ended a woman’s car near the corner of Sheridan Road and Davis Street on Thursday afternoon, then fled in it. At 2:05 p.m., an 84-year-old Evanston woman was driving down Sheridan Road when another vehicle str...

Blotter: Man arrested in connection with aggravated domestic battery

Sophie Mann, Reporter

August 14, 2017

Filed under City, Crime, Latest Stories

An Evanston man was arrested in connection with aggravated domestic battery in west Evanston on Tuesday. Officers arrived to the 1400 block of Pitner Avenue after a woman reported her husband had taken her phone during a verbal...

Blotter: Evanston man arrested in connection with domestic battery

Sophie Mann, Reporter

June 23, 2017

Filed under City, Crime, Latest Stories

Police arrested an Evanston man Thursday morning in connection with domestic battery in south Evanston. A 41-year-old woman reported that her husband battered her after a verbal altercation turned physical, Evanston Police...

Police Blotter: Multiple calls report shots fired on Pitner Avenue

Cydney Hayes, Reporter

January 26, 2016

Filed under City, Crime

Multiple callers reported shots fired near the 1100 block of Pitner Avenue early Tuesday morning, police said. The calls came in around 1:30 a.m., Evanston Police Department spokesman Perry Polinski said. EPD officers responde...

Police Blotter: April 7

Julian Gerez, Reporter

April 6, 2015

Filed under City, Crime

Evanston man hit with unknown object after "gang meeting" A 25-year-old Evanston man was hit with an unknown object early Sunday morning in south Evanston, police said. Around 1:30 a.m. people were gathered for a "gang meet...

Police Blotter: Oct. 28

Marissa Mizroch, Reporter

October 27, 2014

Filed under City, Crime

Evanston woman shot with pellet gun A woman was shot in the leg with a pellet gun while walking on an Evanston street Friday, police said. Unknown people shot the Evanston woman near Grey Avenue and Howard Street, Evanston...

Evanston shuts down pop-up restaurant Under the Table for lack of license

Kimberly Railey, Managing Editor

November 8, 2013

Filed under Business, City, Local

Although pop-up restaurant Under the Table was shut down by Evanston last month for not having a license, its owners say the issue will be resolved in the next few weeks. When the fine-dining spot came to the city in August, ...

Blotter: Nov. 8

Patrick Svitek, City Editor

November 7, 2013

Filed under City, Crime, Local

Teen arrested with loaded gun near ETHS Police said they arrested a teen with a loaded gun early Tuesday morning near Evanston Township High School. Officers recovered a Smith & Wesson revolver after they stopped Mario Banks Jr., 19, at...

Blotter: May 23

Tanner Maxwell, Reporter

May 22, 2013

Filed under City, Crime, Local

West Evanston garage broken into, gardening equipment stolen An 83-year-old man's garage in west Evanston was broken into Monday, Evanston Police Cmdr. Jay Parrott said. The resident woke up in the morning to find several ...

Blotter: May 21

Ina Yang, Reporter

May 20, 2013

Filed under City, Crime, Local

Stranger points gun at woman An unidentified man pointed a gun at a Chicago woman early Sunday morning in the 1300 block of Church Street, police said. The 29-year-old woman was walking east on Church Street near Asbury Aven...

Blotter: Feb. 20

Ina Yang, Photo Editor

February 19, 2013

Filed under City, Crime, Local

Michigan resident arrested in Evanston with cannabis A 22-year-old man was arrested and charged with carrying marijuana early Sunday morning. A suspicious vehicle was reported in the 2500 block of Ashland Avenue by a secu...

Blotter: Feb. 1

Ina Yang, Photo Editor

January 31, 2013

Filed under City, Crime, Local

Evanston resident charged with aggravated assault Evanston police arrested a resident in connection with pointing a rifle at a 52-year-old woman Tuesday. The Evanston Police Department received a domestic disturbance call...