The Daily Northwestern

Blotter: Man reportedly pulls knife, threatens driver during traffic altercation

Colin Boyle, Photo Editor

April 29, 2018

A man reportedly drew a knife and made verbal threats Thursday afternoon to a driver near the intersection of Dempster Street and Ridge Avenue. A 44-year-old man from Winthrop Harbor, Illinois, was involved in an altercation...

Blotter: Woman reports windshield broken, fender dented

Sophie Mann, Digital Development and Recruitment Editor

April 12, 2017

A Winthrop Harbor resident reported damage to her vehicle Tuesday afternoon. The 48-year-old female reported that the front windshield of her 2013 Ford had been broken and the fender dented while it was parked on the 700 block...

Two convicted felons arrested after posting Facebook Live video at gun range

Nora Shelly, City Editor

September 6, 2016

A trip to a gun range turned into felony charges for two men with Evanston gang ties last week. On Wednesday, an Evanston Police Department detective observed the video on Des Plaines resident Demarcus Curtis’s Facebook page,...