September 1, 2014

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Lorain blotter: Domestic dispute started over heroin addiction

Lorain Police

Lorain police 4:04 p.m. Aug. 30 — West Water Fish, 5350 Baumhart Road, Adam Boyette, 29, 1200 block Shaffer Drive, Lorain, arrested and charged with domestic violence. Boyette’s girlfriend said they are both heroin addicts. She said he stopped her from telling his boss he is an addict by trying to drag her into a Read More…

Man accused of filming his daughter showering

VERMILION – A man who may have set up a camera system to watch his daughter showering denied any knowledge of the crime, according to police. The 50-year-old Vermilion man, whose name is being withheld to protect the identity of his daughter, was charged with voyeurism on Thursday at his home after his wife found Read More…

One injured in Diagonal Road rollover

KRISTIN BAUER/CHRONICLE

Carlisle Township firefighters and Ohio Highway Patrol troopers survey the scene of a roll over crash on Diagonal Road in Carlisle Township near the Duck Pond on Thursday night. Alcohol may have contributed to the rollover crash near Lorain County Metro Parks’ Carlisle Reservation about 8:30 p.m. Thursday, police said. Driver Lon Zeaber, who wasn’t Read More…

Veteran Services commissioner placed in diversion program for marijuana arrest

Don Attie

AVON LAKE — Lorain County Veterans Service Commissioner Don Attie was placed in a diversion program Thursday for a marijuana arrest in May. Under the terms of the agreement, reached in Avon Lake Municipal Court, Attie must complete 20 hours of community service and a drug awareness class in addition to making a $100 donation Read More…

Four arrested in Avon break-ins

AVON — Four men were arrested after they were accused of vandalizing property and burglarizing garages in housing developments. Police arrested Nicholas Price, 19, of 38707 Berkshire Ave., Connor Fritsch, 18, of 31730 Schwartz Road, Shawn Dziurzynski, 18, of 36620 Bordeaux, and Benjamin Gibson, 19, of 37846 Lorie Blvd., on felony charges of burglary, and Read More…

Teen bicyclist critically injured after being hit by vehicle

LORAIN – A teenager riding a bike Wednesday on Washington Avenue was critically injured after he was hit by an oncoming car at an intersection. Curtis Henderson, 52, of Lorain, was driving a 2000 Chevy Impala eastbound on Tower Boulevard at 6:08 p.m. Wednesday when he collided with a bicyclist in the intersection at Washington Read More…

Teen cleared in 2012 fatal crash

ELYRIA — A 19-year-old girl facing vehicular homicide and negligent assault charges for a fatal car crash two years ago has been acquitted. In a ruling Wednesday, Lorain County Juvenile Court Magistrate Steve List wrote that prosecutors failed to prove that Laniqua Lusane was responsible for the Feb. 27, 2012, crash, which claimed the life Read More…

Teen struck by car at Lorain intersection

LORAIN — A 14-year-old boy was seriously injured after being struck by a car at the intersection of Tower Boulevard and Washington Avenue about 6:05 p.m. Wednesday. The boy was knocked unconscious and suffered a broken arm and leg, said Herb de la Porte, LifeCare Ambulance vice president. The driver wasn’t seriously injured. Police didn’t Read More…

Elyria woman charged with prostitution

Andrea McCallister

ELYRIA – Complaints of frequent traffic through a woman’s apartment led police to investigate the area on Tuesday and arrest the woman for prostitution. Andrea McCallister, 35, was charged with solicitation, prostitution and possession of criminal tools around 2:30 p.m. Tuesday at her apartment on the 100 block of Garvin Avenue. The arrest was the Read More…

Man gets 4 years in child porn case

ELYRIA — An Eaton Township man was sentenced Monday to four years in prison after pleading guilty to child pornography charges. Robert Scott II, 27, was arrested last September by Lorain County sheriff’s deputies during a raid at his Avalon Drive home. Prosecutors have said that Scott had downloaded videos of child pornography. In addition Read More…