The Daily Northwestern

Blotter: Tip jar taken from Starbucks

Amelia Langas, Development & Recruitment Editor

November 13, 2018

Between 10:30 a.m. and 11:30 a.m. Monday, the tip jar from the Starbucks at 1901 Dempster St. was stolen. At around 1:20 p.m., a Starbucks employee called the Evanston Police Department to report the theft of the tip jar, containing...

Blotter: Two athletic club thefts occur at roughly same time

Colin Boyle, Photo Editor

May 6, 2018

Two people reported theft Thursday afternoon, one at the LA Fitness at 1618 Sherman Ave. and the other at the McGaw YMCA at 1000 Grove St. At about 2:35 p.m., a 50-year-old Chicago man reported six keys and a $150 fitbit were...

Blotter: Evanston residents charged in connection with cannabis, MDMA possession

Colin Boyle, Photo Editor

April 22, 2018

An Evanston man and woman were arrested last week in connection with possession of cannabis and ecstasy. On April 16 at about 8 p.m., police pulled over a gray Chevrolet sedan driving westbound on Howard Street for an improperly...

Blotter: Evanston man charged in connection with aggravated battery

Nikki Baim, Reporter

April 19, 2018

A 26-year-old Evanston man was arrested Tuesday in connection with aggravated battery. The man turned himself in to police after detectives identified him as the suspect in a gas station assault, Evanston police Cmdr. Ryan...

Blotter: Police investigating $1,400 worth of stolen cell phones

Nikki Baim, Reporter

April 5, 2018

Police are investigating $1,400 worth of cell phones stolen from Cricket Wireless on Wednesday in south Evanston. A man entered the store at 313 Howard St. around 5 p.m. and expressed interest in cell service, Evanston police...