December 21, 2014

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Fuel Mart break-in suspect turns self in

Tyler Ellis

Tyler Ellis

A man identified in the break-in of a Carlisle Township gas station last week as turned himself in.

Tyler Ellis, 30, of Lorain, is accused of breaking into Fuel Mart, 430 Oberlin-Elyria Road, during the early morning hours of Aug. 3 and stealing numerous cartons of cigarettes. He was identified by the public after surveillance photographs were shared with the media, according to the Lorain County Sheriff’s Office.

Ellis turned himself in to the sheriff’s office on non-related warrants. He is being charged with theft and breaking and entering, both fifth-degree felonies, through Elyria Municipal Court.