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Blotter: Man arrested in connection with retail theft at Walgreens

Sophie Mann, Reporter

June 20, 2017

Filed under City, Crime

A man was arrested in connection with misdemeanor retail theft in south Evanston on Friday afternoon. The 47-year-old man filled up a black bag at the Walgreens on the 600 block of Chicago Avenue and left the store without paying, Evanston police...

Blotter: Chicago man arrested after driving car into a tree

Sophie Mann, Digital Development and Recruitment Editor

May 18, 2017

Filed under City, Crime, Latest Stories

A Chicago man was arrested in connection with driving while under the influence on Thursday morning in south Evanston. After the 44-year-old struck an oak tree, the vehicle came to rest against a building on Sheridan Road near...

Blotter: Chicago woman arrested in connection with DUI in south Evanston

Sophie Mann, Digital Development and Recruitment Editor

May 17, 2017

Filed under City, Crime, Latest Stories

A Chicago resident was arrested Monday in connection with driving under the influence of alcohol in south Evanston. A traffic officer observed the woman remaining stationary after the light changed from red to green at the...

Police Blotter: Man arrested in connection with hit and run

Ryan Wangman, Assistant City Editor

March 3, 2017

Filed under City, Crime, Latest Stories, Local

A man was arrested in connection with a hit and run accident early Wednesday morning in south Evanston, police said. No one was injured in the hit and run involving two vehicles, which occurred on Feb. 18 at 1:30 p.m. in the...

Police Blotter: Woman found with marijuana stuffed in underwear

Joanne Lee, Reporter

November 4, 2015

Filed under City, Crime

A 25-year-old woman was arrested Monday in connection with marijuana found hidden in her underwear during a police search. Police pulled the woman’s car over in the 1800 block of Simpson Street just after 4 p.m. for failure t...

Police Blotter: May 22

Julian Gerez, Reporter

May 21, 2015

Filed under City, Crime, Local

Evanston man arrested in connection with retail theft A 24-year-old Evanston man was arrested in connection with retail theft Wednesday evening, police said. A security guard at Jewel-Osco, 2485 Howard St., said he saw the ...

Police Blotter: April 21

Paige Leskin, Managing Editor

April 20, 2015

Filed under City, Crime, Local

Woman robbed Sunday near Evanston-Chicago border A Chicago woman was robbed Sunday after getting into an argument with two of her acquaintances, police said. Officers responded to the 900 block of South Boulevard around...

Police Blotter: Nov. 4

Paige Leskin, City Editor

November 3, 2014

Filed under City, Crime

Evanston man robbed, hit with gun Wednesday An unknown person hit an Evanston man with a gun and stole his iPhone in south Evanston on Wednesday night, police said. The 42-year-old Evanston man told police that he was out ...

Police Blotter: Sept. 26

Paige Leskin, City Editor

September 25, 2014

Filed under City, Crime

Juvenile put in headlock during attempted robbery Three young men attempted to rob a juvenile Wednesday in the 600 block of Sheridan Road, police said. The boy had previously planned to meet up with one of the offenders...

Updated: Motorcyclist killed in Sheridan Road crash

Sophia Bollag, City Editor

May 10, 2014

Filed under City, Latest Stories, Local

A man died Saturday morning after he crashed while driving a motorcycle northbound on Sheridan Road, police said. The man has been identified as Chicago resident Maxwell M. Cronk, 38, Evanston Police Cmdr. Jay Parrott said. The...