The Daily Northwestern

Blotter: Oak Avenue construction site burgled

Joshua Irvine, Reporter

October 22, 2019

Several thousand dollars’ worth of building materials were reported stolen Monday morning. Evanston police Cmdr. Ryan Glew said officers responded Monday at 11:40 a.m. to a construction site in the 1700 block of Oak Avenue....

Blotter: Boy threatened with knife outside ETHS, man hit in head with child scooter

Natalie Chun, Reporter

October 22, 2019

A 15-year-old boy was waiting for his father to pick him up near Evanston Township High School around 9:34 p.m. on Sunday when two men allegedly attempted an armed robbery. The boy was standing near the school, at the 1600...

Blotter: Coats stolen from Uncle Dan’s, $700 of food taken from Whole Foods

Samantha Handler, City Editor

October 17, 2019

A Skokie man was arrested Thursday in connection with a burglary at Uncle Dan’s, Evanston police said. Between 1:45 a.m. and 3:30 a.m., witnesses reported a broken window at the store on 1600 Sherman Ave. When officers arrived,...

Blotter: Man arrested for theft at Jewel-Osco, woman reports indiscernible graffiti on her garage

Natalie Chun, Reporter

October 16, 2019

A 42-year-old man was arrested Tuesday in connection with a theft at the Jewel-Osco, located at 1128 Chicago Ave. A 25-year-old employee at the Jewel reported the theft around 11:20 a.m. on Tuesday. He told the responding officer...