Advanced Search

Evanston RoundTable | Evanston, IL

home : city news : city news June 28, 2016

8/22/2012 4:28:00 PM
Third Armed Robbery in Week

On Aug. 19 at approximately11:56 p.m., police officers responded to an armed robbery that occurred in the 800 block of Noyes, said Commander Diane Davis of the Evanston Police Department.

The victim had posted an Ipad for sale on Craig’s List, and told police he made arrangements to meet up with a buyer in the 800 block of Noyes. While waiting to complete the transaction, the victim was approached by the supposed buyer. After a brief discussion, the victim handed the supposed buyer the Ipad, and the man fled on foot without paying for the Ipad.

The victim chased the offender and caught up with him in the 2200 block of Maple, said the Commander. A struggle ensued. The offender pulled out a knife and cut the victim several times on his body; and he also bit the victim on the arm, said the Commander. The victim disarmed the offender and retrieved his Ipad. The victim, 31, was treated at NorthShore Evanston Hospital for his wounds.

Responding officers stopped a man who was seen running in the area, who was identified as the offender, said the Commander. The man, a 20-year old resident of Chicago, was charged with armed robbery.







Article Comment Submission Form

The RoundTable welcomes your comments. We will try to post comments within a few hours, but there may be a longer delay at times. Comments containing mean-spirited, libelous or ad hominem attacks will not be posted.

Note: Your full name is required. Your telephone number and e-mail will not be posted. You may type your comments in the space below, or you may type them in a word document and cut and paste them in the space below.

Submit an Article Comment
First Name:
Required
Last Name:
Required
Telephone:
Required
Email:
Required
Comment:
Required
Passcode:
Required
Anti-SPAM Passcode Click here to see a new mix of characters.
This is an anti-SPAM device. It is not case sensitive.
   



Click to View Upcoming Events
<June>
SMTWTFS
      1 2 3 4
5 6 7 8 9 10 11
12 13 14 15 16 17 18
19 20 21 22 23 24 25
26 27 28 29 30    
Submit Event







HomeVideosCommunity PostsObituariesClassifiedsAdvertiseAbout UsContact UsRestaurantsHow To
Copyright 2008-15 - Evanston RoundTable LLC, Evanston, IL 60202, 847-864-7741, All Rights Reserved
Software © 1998-2016 1up! Software, All Rights Reserved


: