Evanston police report two people were robbed over the weekend in separate incidents.

On Saturday about 10:30 p.m. a man told police he was approached by five men in a blue Jeep in the 1500 block of Lake Street who forced him to hand over his Nike Air Jordan sneakers.

Then just after midnight Sunday morning a woman said two teenagers stole cash and a bank card from her as she walked near the intersection of Foster Street and Jackson Avenue.

Police are still looking for suspects in both incidents.

Bill Smith is the editor and publisher of Evanston Now.

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