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: Banking information, driver’s license stolen from vehicle

Joshua Irvine, Copy Chief

May 6, 2019

A woman reported to the Evanston Police Department the theft of several items from her vehicle Saturday. The 44-year-old Evanston resident told police she had parked the vehicle at 2 p.m. Friday outside an address in the 1800...

Blotter: Evanston man charged in connection with aggravated assault

Colin Boyle, Photo Editor

May 2, 2018

A 66-year-old Evanston man was charged with aggravated assault Monday evening after threatening a 55-year-old man with a metal bat. Around 6:30 p.m., the 55-year-old man and his son were pulling into their driveway in the 1800...

Blotter: Evanston resident’s car tires taken from driveway

Julia Esparza, Assistant City Editor

February 21, 2018

A 57-year-old Evanston man said he found his car sitting on pavers, missing its tires and wheels Tuesday morning. The man said he saw the car in his driveway in the 700 block of Wesley Avenue with the tires at 11 p.m. Monday...

Blotter: Juvenile charged with robbery

Sophie Mann and Amelia Langas

November 5, 2017

A 14-year-old juvenile was arrested and charged last Tuesday evening in connection with a robbery at Comix Revolution. At 7:26 p.m., a 33-year-old male clerk at Comix Revolution in the 600 block of Davis Street observed a group...