The Daily Northwestern

Blotter: Armed robbery of phone near Jewel-Osco parking lot

Joshua Irvine, Copy Chief

May 20, 2019

Filed under City, Crime, Latest Stories

Police responded Friday afternoon to a report of an armed robbery in the 2400 block of Howard Street. A man told police he was accosted by an armed man at 2:40 p.m. while walking near the southwest corner of a Jewel-Osco located...

Blotter: Shots fired at Callan and Hall, residents see black SUV flee scene

Joshua Irvine, Copy Chief

May 16, 2019

Filed under City, Crime, Latest Stories

Police responded Wednesday to reports of gunfire at the corner of Callan Avenue and Hull Terrace. At around 7 p.m., a resident called to report the sound of a gunshot, Evanston police Cmdr. Ryan Glew said. The resident witnessed...

Blotter: Armed robbery in 1800 block of Lyons Street

Joshua Irvine, Copy Chief

May 16, 2019

Filed under City, Crime, Latest Stories

A man called police to report he had been robbed at gunpoint early Wednesday morning. The 25-year-old Evanston resident told police he exited his residence in the 1800 block of Lyons Street at 4:05 a.m. to move his car closer...

Blotter: Two separate reports of shots fired in South Evanston

Julia Esparza, City Editor

May 15, 2019

Filed under City, Crime, Latest Stories

A 58 year-old Evanston man reported to the Evanston Police Department on Monday night that he heard the sound of a gunshot. The man told EPD officers that he heard the sound of a shot in the 1600 block of Cleveland St., Evanston...