The Daily Northwestern

Missing Chicago man last seen in Evanston

Julian Gerez, Reporter

January 14, 2015

A Chicago resident who has been missing since Dec. 31 was last seen in Evanston, police said. Walter Smith, who lives in the 6400 block of South Claremont Avenue, was last seen near Presence Saint Francis Hospital, 355 Ridge...

Evanston man shot Monday morning at residence

Rebecca Savransky, Managing Editor

September 22, 2014

An Evanston man was shot in his apartment building shortly after midnight Monday, police said. The man, 29, was shot in the finger and leg by one bullet in his residence in the 800 block of Seward Street, police said. He was...

Updated: Man, 23, critically injured in shooting at south Evanston park

Patrick Svitek, Reporter

May 18, 2014

A 23-year-old man remained in critical but stable condition Monday evening after a shooting the previous day at a park in south Evanston, according to police. Evanston Police Cmdr. Jay Parrott said the shooting happened at...

Man, 27, stabbed in south Evanston

Julian Gerez, Assistant City Editor

May 13, 2014

A 27-year-old man was stabbed Tuesday morning in south Evanston. The man, an Evanston resident, was in a rear alley at about 11:20 a.m. in the 400 block of Ridge Avenue when he was stabbed in the arm by a person he knew, Evanston...

Police: Latest shooting near Evanston-Chicago border gang-related

Patrick Svitek, Reporter

May 8, 2014

Evanston police are calling a shooting early Saturday morning near the Howard Street CTA station the latest result of gang activity near the Chicago-Evanston border. A 20-year-old man was walking just after 1 a.m. in the 7700 ...