The Daily Northwestern

Blotter: Man arrested for striking police officer, items taken from car on Elmwood

Samantha Handler, City Editor

October 15, 2019

A man was arrested Monday in connection with hitting a police officer and assaulting a driver around the intersection of Dodge Avenue and Emerson Street. Evanston police Cmdr. Ryan Glew said officers responded to a report of...

Blotter: Man steals and knocks over customer at Jewel-Osco, attempted theft at Whole Foods

Natalie Chun, Reporter

October 14, 2019

A 39-year-old employee at the Jewel-Osco located at 1128 Chicago Ave reported a theft around 4:45 p.m. Saturday. The employee told officers that he saw a man take laundry detergent off the shelf and put it into a black shopping...

Blotter: Woman arrested for theft at Jewel-Osco, $2400 laptop stolen from car

Natalie Chun, Reporter

October 13, 2019

A woman was arrested in connection with a theft early Friday morning at the Jewel-Osco, located at 2485 Howard St. A 43-year-old Jewel employee reported the theft around 2:35 a.m. on Friday after seeing the woman leave with...

Blotter: Man arrested for trespassing and retail theft in the same afternoon

Natalie Chun, Reporter

October 9, 2019

A 42-year-old Evanston man was arrested Tuesday on suspicion of trespassing at Binny’s Beverage Depot at 1111 Chicago Ave. and in connection with retail theft at the Jewel-Osco located at 1128 Chicago Ave., with both events...

Blotter: Chicago resident issued ticket after Target theft, bike taken from Davis CTA station

Samantha Handler, City Editor

October 8, 2019

A 49-year-old Chicago resident was issued a city ordinance ticket Monday after an attempt to take three Grey Goose vodka bottles from Target, Evanston police said. The man concealed the bottles, worth about $180 total, in his...