The Daily Northwestern

Blotter: Man arrested for Google Home theft, residential property vandalized

Molly Burke, Reporter

February 19, 2020

A 48-year-old Evanston man was arrested Tuesday for retail theft. The man was charged with stealing a Google Home system from Target, 1616 Sherman Ave., valued at around $300, Evanston police said. The incident took place...

Blotter: Woman arrested for retail theft, package stolen from apartment

Molly Burke, Reporter

February 17, 2020

A 50-year-old Evanston woman was arrested Saturday for retail theft around 8 p.m. at Target, 1616 Sherman Ave. Security stopped the woman after she passed the last point of purchase without paying, Evanston police Cmdr. Brian...

Blotter: Vitamins stolen at Target, woman arrested for possession

Molly Burke, Reporter

February 9, 2020

A 29-year-old Chicago woman was arrested Thursday around 8 p.m for possession of a controlled substance. A witness called police to report drug use in the vestibule of an apartment building at 116 Clyde Ave. The police respon...

Blotter: Man witnessed in stolen car, man fled Target with alcohol

Molly Burke, Reporter

February 4, 2020

A 19-year-old Evanston man was arrested on Monday for trespassing in a vehicle. The man was caught fleeing from a stolen car, but police had no way of verifying if he was driving it, Evanston police Cmdr. Brian Henry said. The...

Blotter: Man witnessed taking Tide Pods, alcohol taken from Whole Foods

Molly Burke, Reporter

January 30, 2020

A package of Tide Pods valued at $10.79 was taken from Target on Wednesday around 7 a.m.  The store, 1616 Sherman Ave., was reviewing surveillance footage later in the day when they noticed the retail theft. Security recog...