The Daily Northwestern

Man shot near Evanston-Chicago border

Patrick Svitek, City Editor

November 17, 2013

A 34-year-old man was shot early this morning near the Chicago-Evanston border, according to police. At about 1:30 a.m., the man was walking in the 7300 block of North Campbell Avenue when he heard shots and felt pain, said...

Man shot, man stabbed during unusually violent weekend in Evanston

Tanner Maxwell and Patrick Svitek

November 11, 2013

A man was shot and another man was stabbed during an unusually violent weekend in Evanston. The three-day period starting Friday also saw two men rob a CTA employee at gunpoint near the Chicago-Evanston border. The string...

Updated: Chicago man stabbed during street artist brawl near Evanston-Chicago border

Patrick Svitek, City Editor

November 11, 2013

A 34-year-old man was stabbed Friday night during a fight among street artists near the Evanston-Chicago border, according to police. Shortly before midnight, Chicago and Evanston police responded to several people fighting...

With gang conflict ‘heating up,’ Evanston police find bullet holes in car

Patrick Svitek, City Editor

October 10, 2013

Police said a call of shots fired led them to a car with bullet holes Tuesday evening, possibly the latest flashpoint in a gang conflict near the Chicago-Evanston border. Officers responded to the report at about 6:45 p.m....

Blotter: Oct. 4

Patrick Svitek, City Editor

October 3, 2013

Police, fire officials investigate apartment fire Authorities are investigating an apartment fire Tuesday night near Main Street. At about 8:30 p.m., the Evanston fire department responded to the blaze in a 45-year-old resident's...