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Police log for May 19, 2011

Elyria police Saturday, May 14 2:08 p.m. – 200 block Glenwood St., 16-year-old boy charged with domestic violence. 2:37 p.m. – Walmart, 1000 Chestnut Commons Drive, Jessica Vassilaros, 24, North Ridgeville, charged with theft of NicoDerm CQ. Sunday, May 15 12:59 a.m. – 200 block Eighth St., John Mitchell Jr., 49, Oberlin, charged with domestic Read More…

Gas station clerk robbed after giving customer a ride home

LORAIN — A convenience store cashier said he tried to do a customer a favor by giving the customer and another man a ride but ended up getting robbed at gunpoint. The clerk said he had finished his shift at the Liberty Gas at 2436 Broadway about 1 a.m. Tuesday, when the customer and a Read More…

Elyria man jailed, accused of holding woman against her will

ELYRIA — A city man is due in court today after being accused of holding a woman against her will Wednesday. About a dozen police officers, some wielding shotguns, arrived at the Hampshire II apartment complex at 125 Berwick Court around 7 p.m. responding to a report of a woman being stabbed and held against Read More…

More than 100 weapons taken from Lorain home

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LORAIN — A Lorain man was arrested after police took more than 100 weapons from his east side home, according to police. Jack Nott, 59, is charged with aggravated menacing. Police were called to his home at 3403 McKinley St. about 11 a.m. today after it was reported he was threatening his girlfriend, who lives Read More…

Parking change for this weekend’s Lorain Greek festival

LORAIN — Due to the rain, parking for this weekend’s spring Greek festival at St. Nicholas Greek Orthodox Church will be at Church of the Northcoast on state Route 58. The festival, Friday and Saturday from 11 a.m. to 10 p.m., will run a free shuttle from 4:30 to 10 p.m. both days. The festival Read More…

Lorain High student says man pulled gun on him in school parking lot

LORAIN — A Lorain High School student had a gun pulled on him in the parking lot of the school Monday but didn’t report it to police until the next day, according to a police report. The victim, a 19-year-old, told police he was in the parking lot of the school, at 2600 Ashland Ave. Read More…

Lorain man gets 19 years in prison for child’s rape

ELYRIA — A 22-year-old Lorain man was sentenced Monday to 19 years in prison after pleading guilty to rape charges. Prosecutors and Corey Bason’s attorney were in the middle of selecting a jury in his trial when he agreed to the plea deal in Lorain County Common Pleas Judge James Miraldi’s courtroom. Bason was accused Read More…

Export forum scheduled Friday at Black River center

LORAIN — A free forum on exporting will be 7:30 a.m. to 9 a.m. Friday at the Black River Transportation Center in Lorain. The event, sponsored by the Lorain Port Authority, Team Lorain County and International Transport Services will feature Jay Biggs, a commercial officer with the U.S. Department of Commerce’s Cleveland U.S. Export Assistance Read More…

Location changed for today’s Lorain County Police Memorial Service

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Due to the weather conditions, the 2011 Lorain County Police Memorial Service has been moved from the Black River Landing to indoors at the Lorain Palace Theatre at Sixth Street and Broadway in Lorain. The event to honor those officers killed in the line of duty will take place at 11 a.m. today. This year Read More…

Officer James Kerstetter honored in D.C.

Slain Elyria police Sgt. James Kerstetter’s name has been added to the National Law Enforcement Officers Memorial. Kerstetter, who was killed in the line of duty on March 15, 2010, was among those honored Sunday at a ceremony held in Washington, D.C. The national memorial, which was built in October 1991, has more than 19,000 Read More…