November 26, 2014

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Man jumped in Lorain while taking smoke break

LORAIN — A man said he was jumped about 2:40 a.m. Friday while smoking outside of Sunoco, 3003 Colorado Ave.

Robert Lauranti, 20, of Lorain, told police that three white men with buzz cuts wearing jeans and tight shirts punched him, knocked him down, kneed him in the face and took his wallet.

Lauranti had a cut on his forehead but refused medical treatment, according to a Lorain police report.