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Suspect in Chicago Avenue homicide arrested, held in custody

Ben Pope, Summer Editor

August 24, 2017

Filed under City, Crime, Latest Stories, Top City Stories

A man sought in connection with an Aug. 14 homicide in south Evanston has been arrested and is being held in custody at Cook County Jail, Evanston police Cmdr. Joseph Dugan said. The man, a 26-year-old from Chicago whose name...

Man killed in Chicago Avenue shooting, suspect still at large

Ben Pope, Summer Editor

August 14, 2017

Filed under City, Crime, Latest Stories, Top City Stories

A Chicago man was shot and killed at the intersection of Chicago Avenue and Howard Street in Evanston at about 2:45 a.m. Monday morning, according to a Evanston Police Department news release. The suspect in the homicide, described...

Four shot Tuesday night

Mariana Alfaro, Web Editor

August 10, 2016

Filed under City, Crime, Latest Stories, Local

Four people were shot in Evanston on Tuesday night during a gathering around Foster Street and Jackson Avenue, but none of the victims suffered life-threatening injuries, Evanston police Cmdr. Joseph Dugan told The Daily. Dugan...

Chicago resident charged with three felonies in connection with IHOP shooting incident

Jerry Lee, Summer Managing Editor

July 9, 2016

Filed under City, Crime, Latest Stories

A 29-year-old Chicago resident was charged with three felonies Thursday in connection with a shooting that took place early Sunday morning. At approximately 5:05 a.m. Sunday, Evanston police officers were dispatched to the...

Three shot in Evanston overnight

Rishika Dugyala, Summer Assistant Editor

June 20, 2016

Filed under City, Crime, Latest Stories, Local

Evanston detectives are currently investigating a shooting that occurred early Monday morning and resulted in three gunshot victims, police said. Officers on a deployment patrol near Lyons Street and Dodge Avenue heard several...

Police Blotter: Woman shot near south Evanston home

Julia Jacobs, Summer Editor

June 25, 2015

Filed under City, Crime, Latest Stories

An 18-year-old woman was shot Friday evening while walking near her home in south Evanston, suffering a non-fatal wound to her chest. The Evanston resident told police she heard two gunshots near Howard Street and Custer Avenue...

Man dies after Monday shooting in Evanston

Paige Leskin, Managing Editor

June 8, 2015

Filed under City, Crime, Latest Stories, Local

A Chicago man died Monday after he was shot multiple times in central Evanston, police said. Officers found the 27-year-old man in a parked car in the 2000 block of Emerson Street when responding to many 911 calls of shots...

Chicago man charged in shooting of two Evanston men

Stephanie Kelly, City Editor

January 28, 2015

Filed under City, Crime

A Chicago man who allegedly shot two Evanston men was arrested Tuesday after police found the vehicle he was in during the shooting, police said. Andre Williams, 26, of the 1600 block of West Juneway Terrace in Chicago, wa...

Police: Two men injured in gang-related shooting

Julian Gerez, Reporter

January 26, 2015

Filed under City, Crime, Latest Stories

Two men were injured in what appeared to be a gang-related shooting Monday afternoon in central Evanston, police said. An 18-year-old was struck in the knee and a 20-year-old suffered a graze wound just after 2 p.m., Evanston...

Four plead not guilty in shooting death of Skokie high school student

Paige Leskin, City Editor

November 11, 2014

Filed under City, Crime, Latest Stories

The four men arrested in connection with the September shooting of two Skokie high school students pleaded not guilty Monday to charges of first degree murder and attempted murder. The four men, all 19, are charged with the...