October 25, 2014

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Elyria accident victim allegedly shot at

ELYRIA — A victim of a hit and run accident also was allegedly shot at when she attempted to follow the car that struck her vehicle Monday night. Around 10:30 p.m. the woman’s vehicle was hit with what she described to police as a small, black car in the area of Morgan Avenue and Adams Read More…

Woman Life Flighted, boyfriend arrested after crash, possible stabbing

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ELYRIA — A woman had to be Life Flighted after she was involved in a car accident and may have been stabbed yesterday evening in Elyria. Erika Malone, 26, of Elyria was taken to EMH Regional Medical Center and then flown to MetroHealth Medical Center in Cleveland. She was in critical condition Tuesday morning, according Read More…

PHOTOS: $200 reward offered after puppy is stolen

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ELYRIA — An Elyria pet store is offering a $200 reward for information leading to the return of a puppy stolen Friday afternoon. Two white men entered Best in Pets shortly after noon on Friday, and the puppy — a female Yorkshire terrier — was discovered missing from its cage shortly after they left, according Read More…

Lorain woman gets three speeding tickets in an hour in Sheffield

SHEFFIELD — A Lorain woman with a clean recent driving record apparently had a bad night Saturday and wound up with three speeding tickets in just over an hour in Sheffield. According to Chief Larry Bliss, Amy Bobkovich, 38, was first pulled over and ticketed at 11:40 p.m. Saturday on East River Road between Colorado Read More…

Woman reportedly stabbed by brother in car

LORAIN — A woman was stabbed in the face by her brother after starting a fight with him while their mother was driving them home, resulting in criminal charges for them both, according to Lorain police. Around 10:30 p.m. Friday, an argument over children’s toys escalated when Sharon Alexander, 21, of Cleveland, started punching her Read More…

Men arrested after demanding houseful of people strip naked

LORAIN — Two men were arrested on multiple charges after one brandished a gun, accused a house full of people, including children, of stealing his cell phone and attempted to make them strip naked. Around 1:32 a.m. Sunday Alexander Evans, 22, of Cleveland, and Antwaun Carlton, 21, of Lorain, entered a house in the 1500 Read More…

Dallas hires former Browns DC Rob Ryan

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DALLAS — Rob Ryan is headed to Dallas and already has another family reunion lined up. Ryan has agreed to become the Dallas Cowboys’ defensive coordinator, two people with direct knowledge of the hire told The Associated Press on Sunday. Ryan is the son of former NFL head coach Buddy Ryan and the brother of Read More…

Man got irate after free food was cut off, police say

ELYRIA — An Elyria man was charged with assault after allegedly punching a bartender in the eye at Pudge’s Place after she asked him to stop eating free food set out for customers who were purchasing alcoholic beverages. Joe W. Lewis, 44, of Elyria, was charged with assault and possession of drugs after he was Read More…

Martin Luther King Jr. Day weekend events

Sunday 3:30 p.m. – Annual celebration by the Lorain NAACP to honor Martin Luther King Jr. at Living Word Church, 658 E. Erie Ave., Lorain, at 3:30 p.m. 5:30 p.m. – In Oberlin, a joint ceremony with campus and community members will be 5 to 6 p.m. today in Finney Chapel. The program, “A Balm Read More…

Police log for Jan. 16, 2011

Lorain police Tuesday, Jan. 11 11:49 a.m. – 2100 block E. 28th St., Timothy Haddix, 22, of Lorain, was charged with domestic violence after allegedly ripping out his brother’s lip ring during a fight. Haddix was fighting with his brother after knocking his mother down during an argument. Wednesday, Jan. 12 11:11a.m. – 1700 block Read More…