The Daily Northwestern

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...

Blotter: Man charged with assaulting hospital nurses

Joshua Irvine, Copy Chief

May 13, 2019

Police charged a Rock Island, Illinois man with assault Saturday evening after a hospital visit became violent. Evanston police Cmdr. Ryan Glew said at 9:30 p.m., the 41-year-old man attacked nurses at Presence Saint Franc...

Blotter: Laptop stolen from Evanston church

Joshua Irvine, Copy Chief

May 5, 2019

Police received report Thursday of a laptop stolen from a church in the 1500 block of Ridge Avenue. A Dell laptop valued at $500 was stolen from Interfaith Action of Evanston’s Hospitality Center for the Homeless, Evanston p...

Blotter: Bicycle stolen from Evanston apartment building

Joshua Irvine, Copy Chief

April 2, 2019

Evanston Police Department officers responded to a report of theft in the 2200 block of Ridge Avenue Monday morning. The 21-year-old male resident told officers that his bike, a navy blue Schwinn Sporterra valued at $300,...