pd-squad-lights-2-cutout-r1

Evanston police say they have a suspect in custody in connection with a burglary in the south end of the city this noon.

Witnesses say a large number of police officers were in in the area of Ridge Avenue just south of the CTA Yellow Line tracks and managed to catch the suspected burglar after a foot chase.

Police Cmdr. Jay Parrott said no further details were available on the incident as of about 1 p.m.

Bill Smith is the editor and publisher of Evanston Now.

Leave a comment

The goal of our comment policy is to make the comments section a vibrant yet civil space. Treat each other with respect — even the people you disagree with. Whenever possible, provide links to credible documentary evidence to back up your factual claims.

Your email address will not be published.