June 30, 2016

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Teen accused of pointing gun at woman

ELYRIA — A 16-year-old boy was charged with aggravated menacing this week after a woman said he pointed a gun at her on Middle Avenue, according to an Elyria police report.

The woman, who is the boy’s neighbor, said he walked up to her car and pulled a black gun out of his pocket. He pointed it at her, then walked away, the report said.

The teen was found on a Gates Avenue porch and told police he had pointed his cell phone at the woman, the report said.

He was taken to the county detention home.