2100 Emerson

A 76-year-old Evanston man was the victim of an attempted robbery in the 2100 block of Emerson Street shortly before 2:30 p.m. yesterday. A suspect is described as a 5-foot-9-inch-tall black male of thin build.

Charles Bartling

A resident of Evanston since 1975, Chuck Bartling holds a master’s degree in journalism from Northwestern University and has extensive experience as a reporter and editor for daily newspapers, radio stations and business-oriented magazines.

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