The Daily Northwestern

Blotter: Evanston man, once arrested for murder, charged with domestic battery

Nikki Baim, Reporter

February 20, 2018

Filed under City, Crime, Latest Stories

An Evanston man charged with murder more than 20 years ago was arrested at a hospital Thursday in connection with domestic battery. The 41-year-old man and his 50-year-old girlfriend were drinking alcohol at her friend's apartment...

Blotter: Ten bottles of alcohol stolen from Jewel-Osco in south Evanston

Nikki Baim, Reporter

February 18, 2018

Filed under City, Crime, Latest Stories, Police

A man stole 10 bottles of Jack Daniel’s whiskey from Jewel-Osco in south Evanston early Friday morning. A 40-year-old male who works at the grocery store reported the theft to police at 2:25 a.m., Evanston police Cmdr. Ryan Gle...

15-year-old boy arrested in connection with Evanston carjacking

Julia Esparza, Assistant City Editor

February 14, 2018

Filed under City, Crime, Latest Stories, Local

Police arrested a 15-year-old Chicago resident Tuesday and charged him with felony aggravated vehicular hijacking relating to a car theft Feb. 1. Detectives from another jurisdiction took the boy into custody Tuesday in connectio...

Blotter: 19-year-old Evanston man reports sidewalk robbery

Julia Esparza, Assistant City Editor

February 13, 2018

Filed under City, Crime, Latest Stories

A 19-year-old Evanston man reported being robbed of his phone and $800 in south Evanston. The Evanston resident said he was walking in the 300 block of Asbury Avenue toward the Red Line at 2:45 p.m. Saturday when four men approached...

Evanston police investigating Thursday night murder

Ryan Wangman, City Editor

February 9, 2018

Filed under City, Crime, Latest Stories

Evanston police are searching for the suspect in a Thursday night shooting that left a Chicago man dead, the department announced in a news release. On Thursday at 11:38 p.m., officers were dispatched to the 1800 block of ...

Blotter: Pots, pans taken from Evanston home

Julia Esparza, Assistant City Editor

February 8, 2018

Filed under City, Crime, Latest Stories

A 54-year-old Evanston resident reported pots, pans and other cooking utensils taken from her condominium earlier this week. The woman said she left her house about 4 p.m. Tuesday and returned Wednesday afternoon to find cooking...

Blotter: Pizza delivery man robbed at gunpoint

Nikki Baim, Reporter

February 7, 2018

Filed under City, Crime, Local, Police

Police are investigating the armed robbery of a Panino’s Pizza delivery man Tuesday. A 47-year-old Chicago man arrived at an empty home in the 2100 block of Foster Street to deliver a pizza, Evanston police Cmdr. Ryan Glew...

Blotter: Man charged with domestic battery

Nikki Baim, Reporter

February 6, 2018

Filed under City, Crime, Latest Stories

A 25-year-old Evanston man was arrested Monday in connection with a report of domestic battery in south Evanston. Police responded to an unidentified caller in the 100 block of Ashland Avenue who was crying, Evanston police...