The Daily Northwestern

Police Blotter: Jan. 6

Ciara McCarthy, Editor in Chief

January 5, 2015

Taxi driver robbed at knifepoint A Chicago taxi driver was robbed early Saturday morning by three passengers he was driving through Evanston, police said. The passengers entered the taxi at about 1:30 a.m. Saturday ne...

Police Blotter: Oct. 24

Paige Leskin, City Editor

October 23, 2014

Evanston man arrested after alleged drunk-driving crash Police arrested a 29-year-old man early Tuesday morning after he crashed his car into a tree and hit a building. Authorities believe he was under the influence at...

Updated: Evanston resident kills himself in accidental shooting

Bailey Williams, Assistant Summer Editor

August 4, 2014

An Evanston resident died Sunday after accidentally shooting himself, police said. Eric Zyzanski, a 31-year-old man, killed himself after firing a gun he said was empty, police said. The man was in his apartment in south...

Evanston man killed during overnight shooting

Rebecca Savransky, Summer Editor

June 28, 2014

A man was killed and another man wounded early Saturday morning in two separate shootings that occurred several blocks from Evanston Township High School, police said. Police responded to shots in the 1900 Block of Brown Avenue...