The Daily Northwestern

Blotter: Two men shot on Dewey Avenue, attempted theft at Whole Foods

Natalie Chun, Reporter

October 28, 2019

Two 35-year-old men were shot near the 2100 block of Dewey Ave. around 12:30 p.m. on Friday. Officers responded to 911 calls reporting shots fired near the 1700 block of Payne Street, according to Perry Polinski, Evanston police...

Blotter: Coats stolen from Uncle Dan’s, $700 of food taken from Whole Foods

Samantha Handler, City Editor

October 17, 2019

A Skokie man was arrested Thursday in connection with a burglary at Uncle Dan’s, Evanston police said. Between 1:45 a.m. and 3:30 a.m., witnesses reported a broken window at the store on 1600 Sherman Ave. When officers arrived,...

Blotter: Man steals and knocks over customer at Jewel-Osco, attempted theft at Whole Foods

Natalie Chun, Reporter

October 14, 2019

A 39-year-old employee at the Jewel-Osco located at 1128 Chicago Ave reported a theft around 4:45 p.m. Saturday. The employee told officers that he saw a man take laundry detergent off the shelf and put it into a black shopping...

Blotter: Jewelry stolen from Michigan Avenue home, food stolen from Whole Foods

Cassidy Wang, Assistant City Editor

September 25, 2019

Sixty-five pieces of jewelry, estimated to be worth $20,000, were stolen from a resident’s home, Evanston police said. A 50-year-old woman reported the incident from her home in the 900 block of Michigan Avenue on Sept. 24...

Blotter: Cash stolen from wallet at Whole Foods, license plate taken at Steak n Shake

Samantha Handler, City Editor

September 23, 2019

Credit cards, IDs and $370 in cash were stolen from a Wilmette woman’s purse while she was grocery shopping, Evanston police said. The 52-year-old reported her black wallet stolen from her purse Sept. 21 at around 10:25...