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Blotter: Ten bottles of alcohol stolen from Jewel-Osco in south Evanston

Nikki Baim, Reporter

February 18, 2018

Filed under City, Crime, Latest Stories, Police

A man stole 10 bottles of Jack Daniel’s whiskey from Jewel-Osco in south Evanston early Friday morning. A 40-year-old male who works at the grocery store reported the theft to police at 2:25 a.m., Evanston police Cmdr. Ryan Gle...

Blotter: Four bottles of liquor stolen from Jewel-Osco in south Evanston

Nikki Baim, Reporter

January 21, 2018

Filed under City, Crime, Latest Stories, Police

A man stole $150 worth of liquor from the Jewel-Osco in south Evanston early Friday morning, police said. A security guard observed the suspect take four bottles of liquor from the store — located in the 2400 block of Howa...

Blotter: Man charged with retail theft in south Evanston

Jake Holland, Assistant City Editor

October 31, 2017

Filed under City, Crime

A 44-year-old Chicago man was charged Saturday in south Evanston with retail theft. An employee at a Walgreens in the 600 block of Chicago Avenue noticed a man in a gray coat and Chicago Bears hat take several cosmetics items...

Blotter: Chicago man arrested in connection with DUI

Sophie Mann, Reporter

August 25, 2017

Filed under City, Crime, Latest Stories

A Chicago resident was arrested Thursday morning in connection with driving while under the influence in downtown Evanston. The police originally arrived at the 800 block of Elgin Road for a motorist honking their horn, Evanston...

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...

Blotter: Man arrested in connection with disorderly conduct outside Jewel-Osco

Sophie Mann, Digital Development and Recruitment Editor

May 8, 2017

Filed under City, Crime

A manager at the Jewel-Osco in south Evanston filed a complaint on Sunday against a man who aggressively asked an employee for money. At roughly 11:15 a.m., a manager at Jewel-Osco — 1128 Chicago Ave. — flagged down an...

Blotter: Northwestern student arrested, charged with retail theft

Sophie Mann, Digital Development and Recruitment Editor

March 29, 2017

Filed under City, Crime

A 21-year-old female Northwestern student was arrested at roughly 5:30 p.m. Tuesday on the corner of Church Street and Orrington Avenue after stealing three items from the Whole Foods on the 1600 block of Chicago Avenue. Police...

Police Blotter: May 19

Paige Leskin, Managing Editor

May 18, 2015

Filed under City, Crime, Local

Evanston man robbed near Evanston Township High School Someone robbed a 21-year-old Evanston resident Sunday night at an intersection next to Evanston Township High School’s campus, police said. The man was walking in the...

Police Blotter: April 24

Paige Leskin, Managing Editor

April 23, 2015

Filed under City, Crime, Local

Man attempts to steal from Evanston Best Buy Best Buy staff declined to press charges Wednesday against a 36-year-old man who tried to steal more than $125 worth of goods, police said. Police responded to the Best Buy, 23...

Police Blotter: April 14

Paige Leskin, Managing Editor

April 13, 2015

Filed under City, Crime, Local

Evanston man charged with disobedience to police, battery Police arrested an Evanston man twice Friday in connection with not following police orders and hitting another man, officials said. The 18-year-old was charged with t...

Police Blotter: April 3

Paige Leskin, Managing Editor

April 2, 2015

Filed under City, Crime, Local

Woman charged with retail theft, possession of drug paraphernalia Police arrested a 28-year-old woman Tuesday in connection with retail theft at a Home Depot in Evanston, officials said. The woman from Niles, Illinois,...

Police Blotter: Feb. 24

Julian Gerez, Reporter

February 23, 2015

Filed under City, Crime

Two El cars defaced while parked Two Chicago Transit Authority rail cars were spray painted near the Chicago-Evanston border early Saturday, police said. An employee for the CTA reported the incident after inspecting two...