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Blotter: Man charged with unlawful use of a weapon

Julia Esparza, Copy Chief

May 15, 2018

Filed under City, Crime, Latest Stories

A 25-year-old Evanston man was charged Monday night with unlawful use of a weapon by a felon. A woman called the Evanston Police Department to the 1900 block of Grey Avenue at about 7:30 p.m. after an argument with her boyfriend....

Blotter: Man arrested for disobeying police order

Julia Esparza, Copy Chief

May 15, 2018

Filed under City, Latest Stories

A 40-year-old Chicago man was arrested early Monday morning in connection with disobeying police orders. Police were patrolling near the 700 block of Forest Avenue when they saw a person walking north of a vehicle with its...

Blotter: Evanston man arrested in connection with domestic battery

Colin Boyle, Photo Editor

May 13, 2018

Filed under City, Crime, Latest Stories

A 26-year-old Evanston man was arrested Friday morning in connection with domestic battery. At 12:30 a.m., officers responded to the 1800 block of Hartrey Avenue. The man allegedly said he was going to kill himself when his...

Blotter: Man arrested in connection with domestic battery

Julia Esparza, Copy Chief

May 11, 2018

Filed under City, Crime

Police arrested a 39-year-old Evanston man early Thursday morning in connection with domestic battery and aggravated assault. Officers were called to the 600 block of Linden Place at about 1 a.m. after a man threatened to stab...

Blotter: Man charged with DUI, multiple traffic violations

Julia Esparza, Copy Chief

May 9, 2018

Filed under City, Crime, Latest Stories

Police arrested a 26-year-old Franklin Park man in connection with driving under the influence at about 7:30 p.m. Tuesday in west Evanston. The man was driving north on Crawford Avenue when an officer observed his vehicle turn...

Blotter: Skokie woman charged with unlawful use of weapon

Nikki Baim, Reporter

May 9, 2018

Filed under City, Crime, Latest Stories

A 20-year-old Skokie woman was charged with unlawful use of a weapon in west Evanston. The woman disobeyed a stop sign at Dempster Street and Fowler Avenue at 5:55 p.m. on Saturday, Evanston police Cmdr. Ryan Glew said. An...

Blotter: Evanston man arrested in connection with aggravated battery

Colin Boyle, Photo Editor

May 7, 2018

Filed under City, Crime, Latest Stories

A 42-year-old Evanston man was arrested Sunday night in connection with aggravated battery of a police officer and possession of cocaine. At 9:09 p.m., officers arrived at 1111 Pitner Ave. following reports of domestic disturbance....

Blotter: Two athletic club thefts occur at roughly same time

Colin Boyle, Photo Editor

May 6, 2018

Filed under City, Crime, Latest Stories

Two people reported theft Thursday afternoon, one at the LA Fitness at 1618 Sherman Ave. and the other at the McGaw YMCA at 1000 Grove St. At about 2:35 p.m., a 50-year-old Chicago man reported six keys and a $150 fitbit were...

Blotter: Police investigating burglary valued at $400

Nikki Baim, Reporter

May 3, 2018

Filed under City, Crime, Latest Stories

Police are investigating a burglary that took place Wednesday night in the 2200 block of Ridge Avenue. A 21-year-old Evanston woman reported to police her backpack was missing from her bedroom when she came home, Evanston...

Blotter: Evanston man charged in connection with aggravated assault

Colin Boyle, Photo Editor

May 2, 2018

Filed under City, Crime, Latest Stories

A 66-year-old Evanston man was charged with aggravated assault Monday evening after threatening a 55-year-old man with a metal bat. Around 6:30 p.m., the 55-year-old man and his son were pulling into their driveway in the 1800...

Blotter: Shots fired in south Evanston

Julia Esparza, Copy Chief

May 1, 2018

Filed under City, Crime, Latest Stories

The Evanston Police Department and the Chicago Police Department received three calls Tuesday reporting shots fired near the intersection of Dobson Street and Elmwood Avenue. At about 12:20 a.m., EPD received two calls from...