Five people were arrested on drug charges after police searched two Evanston homes Friday. Police also had to put down a pit bull that was “acting aggressively” toward offices.
Police arrested five people and had to put down a pit bull during a search for drugs at two Evanston homes on Friday. Police executed two search warrants simultaneously in the 2000 block of Warren Street and the 1300 block of Darrow Avenue at approximately 11:20 a.m., according to a press release from the department. Detectives from the department’s special operations conducted the searches in conjunction with members of the Cook County Sheriff’s Police Gang Crimes unit, as part of an ongoing investigation of narcotics sales in Evanston. As they entered the home in the 1300 block of Darrow Avenue, officers encountered a large pit bull that was “acting aggressively toward police,” according to the release. “As a result, the dog was put …
As part of their investigation of illegal drug sales in Evanston and Skokie, police executed a search warrant on a Skokie home and arrested a 22-year-old man after they found 65 grams of cannabis.
Evanston police charged a Skokie man with dealing marijuana illegally after they searched his home and found 65 grams of cannabis Monday morning. Police executed the search warrant at 6:50 a.m. Nov. 26, in the 4800 block of West Greenleaf Avenue, as part of their investigation of illegal drug sales in Evanston and Skokie, according to a press release from the Evanston police department. Following the search, police arrested Donte D. Kennedy, 22, of the 4800 block of West Greenleaf Avenue, and charged him with unlawful possession of cannabis and unlawful possession of cannabis with intent to deliver, both felonies, according to the release. Kennedy is scheduled to appear in Cook County Circuit Court in Skokie at 9 a.m. Thursday, Dec. 13.