May 30, 2016


Police investigate reported home invasion

ELYRIA — A woman told police she was the victim of a home invasion around 4:40 p.m. Sunday.

Police responded to an apartment at 1021 Melvyn Lane on the report of four or five men forcing their way into the home, with one carrying an AK-47 semiautomatic rifle, according to police Sgt. Ryan Warfield. No one was hurt in the incident, which remains under investigation.

The apartment is part of the Westway Garden Apartments off Infirmary Road at the intersection of Allen Drive.