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Blotter: Chicago man charged in connection with attempted murder

Ben Pope, Summer Editor

June 26, 2017

Filed under City, Crime, Latest Stories

A Chicago man was arrested last Tuesday night in connection with an attempted first-degree murder in north Evanston. The incident took place at an apartment building in the 2300 block of Noyes Court — one block north of the...

Blotter: Woman charged with aggravated battery after kicking 3-year-old boy

Sophie Mann, Digital Development and Recruitment Editor

May 16, 2017

Filed under City, Crime, Latest Stories

A woman was arrested Friday after kicking a 3-year-old boy in line at the Walgreens in west Evanston. The boy’s caregiver said she was standing in line at the Walgreens — in the 2100 block of Green Bay Road — when the...

Blotter: Evanston man arrested in connection with driving under influence, child endangerment

Sophie Mann, Digital Development and Recruitment Editor

May 3, 2017

Filed under City, Crime

Officers arrested an Evanston man Monday night after he allegedly crashed into a parked car in west Evanston while driving under the influence. At approximately 8:00 p.m., officers responded to the incident in the 1700 block...

Blotter: Tennessee man transported back to Evanston, charged with aggravated use of weapon

Sophie Mann, Digital Development and Recruitment Editor

April 23, 2017

Filed under City, Crime

On Tuesday, a 21-year-old man from Nashville, Tennessee was transported back to Evanston by police after the Nashville Police Department arrested him based on an active warrant, according to a news release. The warrant was...

Blotter: Transmissions, transmission parts stolen from auto repair lot in west Evanston

Sophie Mann, Digital Development and Recruitment Editor

April 13, 2017

Filed under City, Crime, Latest Stories

An Evanston man reported three automobile transmissions and two front housing accessories had been stolen in west Evanston sometime between Tuesday evening and Wednesday morning. The transmissions and transmission parts were...

Blotter: Evanston man reports car windows smashed with whiskey bottle

Sophie Mann, Digital Development and Recruitment Editor

April 11, 2017

Filed under City, Crime, Latest Stories

A 50-year-old Evanston man reported that, sometime between Sunday at 11 p.m. and Monday at 1 a.m., someone smashed his car’s windshield and rear window in south Evanston. The 2014 Subaru was parked in the 1200 block of Lee...

Blotter: Credit card, cash stolen from vehicle in south Evanston

Sophie Mann, Digital Development and Recruitment Editor

March 31, 2017

Filed under City

A 32-year-old Evanston man reported items went missing from his car in south Evanston between 7 p.m. on Tuesday and 6 a.m. on Wednesday. The man’s car, which was parked in the 600 block of Sherman Avenue, was locked, Evanston...

Police Blotter: Evanston man arrested in connection with home repair fraud

Ben Winck, Assistant City Editor

November 16, 2016

Filed under City, Crime

An Evanston contractor was arrested yesterday in connection with neglecting a client since February. The client, a 74-year-old Evanston man, hired the 48-year-old contractor in October 2015 to renovate his residence in th...

Police Blotter: Jewelry stolen from north Evanston residence

Ben Winck, Assistant City Editor

November 14, 2016

Filed under City, Crime, Local

Jewelry was stolen from a north Evanston on Thursday afternoon, police said. Officers were dispatched to the 3300 block of Grant Street at about 6:45 p.m. after an Evanston resident reported that jewelry was stolen from her...

Firefighter injured, families displaced in Sherman Avenue fire

Erica Snow, Assistant City Editor

October 10, 2016

Filed under City, Local

One firefighter was injured Monday after responding to a structure fire in the 800 block of Sherman Avenue. The firefighter was treated in stable condition and then released from the hospital, according to a news release. The...