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The scene at Dodge and Lyons where two people were shot, one fatally, early Monday in Evanston. (Credit: Network Video Productions)

Man Killed, Another Wounded In Evanston Shooting

The shooting happened in the 1800 block of Dodge Avenue about 1:20 a.m. Donte Blackwell, 23, of Niles, was shot once in the torso and was taken to Evanston Hospital, where he was pronounced dead. A 21-year-old Evanston man was shot in the arm and leg, and was also taken to Evanston Hospital with non-life-threatening injuries.


This Lincoln SUV was involved in a shooting in Evanston on Saturday. Police said someone inside shot two people in another vehicle at Howard Street and Dodge Avenue. (Credit: Evanston Police)

Evanston Cops Seek Witnesses To Drive-By Shooting

Police in north suburban Evanston were asking for help tracking down the shooter or shooters involved in a drive-by that left two young men wounded over the weekend.


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14-Year-Old Boy Slain In Evanston

A 14-year-old boy was shot and killed in Evanston late Saturday night.


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2 Shot Near Evanston Township High School

Two men were recovering from gunshot wounds Monday morning, after being shot during a group fight in Evanston.

CBS Chicago–04/23/2012

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Man Arrested After Threatening Roommate With Machete

An argument between two north suburban roommates last Friday evening resulted in one man threatening the other with a machete, police said.


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Evanston Residents To Weigh In On Possible New Yellow Line Stop

The City of Evanston is gathering input on adding an intermediate station along the CTA Yellow Line, which currently passes on through without stopping on its way to Skokie.

CBS Chicago–09/15/2011

Bicycle (Photo by Phil Walter/Getty Images)

Man, 81, Killed When Bus Hits His Bike In Evanston

An 81-year-old Evanston man is dead, after he was hit by a CTA bus while riding his bike earlier this week.

CBS Chicago–09/15/2011

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Man Dies After Being Kicked, Beaten In Evanston

A man was found dead at his Evanston home over the weekend, after being beaten in a fight at his home the night before.

CBS Chicago–07/18/2011

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2 Hit In Head In Evanston Robberies

Two people were struck in the head during separate attacks that police in Evanston are investigating.



Man Held In Evanston Shooting

A man who allegedly shot a woman last month in Evanston was arrested on a parole violation, police announced.

CBS Chicago–11/02/2010

File Photo Of Man With Gun (Photo by Matt McClain/Getty Images)

Woman Found Shot, Wounded In Evanston

Police are releasing few details about the shooting of woman in Evanston Monday night.