The Daily Northwestern

Blotter: Man arrested on 13 charges, face masks stolen from apartment

Molly Burke, Reporter

March 3, 2020

A 29-year-old Chicago man was arrested Monday in connection with 13 charges, including unlawful possession of a weapon and several traffic violations.  Police were patrolling Howard Street when they stopped a vehicle for equipmen...

Blotter: Driver failed to secure child, Ohio man sped on Ridge Avenue

Maia Spoto, Assistant City Editor

February 20, 2020

An officer arrested an Evanston man Wednesday evening in connection with failing to present a valid driver’s license after he was stopped for driving without securing a child in a safety seat. As an officer observed traffic...

Blotter: Phone taken at Evanston Hospital, power tools stolen in Home Depot parking lot, woman arrested for revoked license

Molly Burke, Reporter

January 16, 2020

A phone was stolen from Evanston Hospital between Tuesday at midnight and Wednesday at 7 p.m., Evanston police said. The owner of the phone, valued at around $500, was not in possession of the device at the time, Evanston police...

Blotter: Man arrested for allegedly attacking four hospital employees

Natalie Chun, Reporter

November 4, 2019

A 31-year-old man was arrested Friday in connection with two counts of battery that took place on Oct. 28 at AMITA Health Saint Francis Hospital Evanston, 355 Ridge Ave. The Chicago Police Department brought the man to the...

Chicago resident hit in head with brick in attempted murder

Samantha Handler, City Editor

October 1, 2019

A Chicago man was arrested and charged with attempted murder and aggravated battery in connection with an incident where a man on Howard Street was hit in the head with a brick numerous times, according to a Tuesday Evanston Police...