Evanston police arrest Chicago man on gun, drug charges


A Chicago man faces multiple drug and weapons charges after Evanston police arrested him Monday night in Rogers Park.

Police Cmdr. Jay Parrott says the police, acting on information about heroin sales in Evanston, executed a search warrant on an apartment at 1410  W. Juneway Terrace, accompanied by gang unit officers from the Cook County Sheriff's Police.

Parrott says officers recovered a 9mm handgun and a .38 caliber revolver along with small quantities of heroin and marijuana during the search.

A resident of the apartment, Henry B. Gill Jr., 33, was charged with several felonies, including aggravated unlawful use of weapons, unlawful use of weapond by a felon, and possession with intent to deliver a controlled substance.

He's scheduled to appear in Skokie district court at 9 a.m. May 1.

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