Evanston Police detectives are investigating a shooting that occurred at approximately 8 a.m. on Nov. 3 in the area of the 700 block of Dobson Street, said Commander Jay Parrott of the Evanston Police Department. A 22-year old Evanston man, with gang affiliations, walked into Presence St. Francis Hospital with a gunshot wound to the left arm, said the Commander. Based on a preliminary investigation, he said, the motive for the shooting may be drug related. The man’s injuries are non-life threatening.
Police are asking that anyone with information call the detective bureau at 847-866-5040 or anonymous information can be sent through TEXT-A-TIP by texting to CRIMES (274637) and then EPD TIP with the information.