May 31, 2016

Elyria
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Elyria police seek armed robber of Convenient store

ELYRIA – A masked man armed with what appeared to be a sawed-off shotgun robbed the Convenient store on East River Road on Monday. Elyria police Capt. Chris Costantino said police were called to the store shortly after 10 p.m. by the 50-year-old clerk. The clerk reported that the robber had his hand inside his Read More…

Elyria police seek Joyful Mug robber

ELYRIA – A knife-wielding man made off with two money bags after robbing the Joyful Mug on Wednesday night, according to Elyria police. Officers were called to the bar at 632 Leona Street around 8:50 p.m. after the man went into an office area and took the two bags, Elyria police Capt. Chris Costantino said. Read More…

Westlake PNC bank robbed

WESTLAKE – Police are seeking a masked gunman who walked into a PNC bank branch late this morning and made off with an undisclosed amount of money. The armed robbery occurred at 11:05 a.m. at the PNC branch at the corner of Columbia and Detroit roads, according to Westlake Police Capt. Guy Turner. Police are Read More…

VIDEO: North Ridgeville police seek robbery suspect

NORTH RIDGEVILLE — Police are asking for help to locate and identify a woman who held up a female driver at gunpoint at a gas station. The armed robbery occurred just before 7 a.m. Friday at the BP station at Lorain and Lear-Nagle roads when a woman believed to be on her way to work Read More…

Police seeking armed robber of Abbe Road Circle K

ELYRIA— Police are searching for a man who robbed the Circle K at 515 N. Abbe Road, using a handgun. Officers say they responded to a 911 call at 12:42 a.m. today. The female clerk told police she was alone in the store when the suspect walked in. His face was covered, and he pointed Read More…

Huron Street Marathon station robbed at gunpoint

ELYRIA — A man brandishing a black handgun robbed the Marathon station at 503 Huron St. on Monday night. The clerk told officers the white man was wearing a dark blue hooded sweatshirt when he walked into the store just before 10 p.m. and immediately told her to give him all of the store’s money. Read More…

Police arrest Nooks armed robbery suspect hours later

ELYRIA – Elyria police arrested a man suspected of an armed robbery Thursday that put two Elyria schools on lockdown and commanded the help of three police departments. Wesley Hance-Hill, 28, of 630 East Ave., was charged with aggravated robbery, tampering with evidence and having weapons under disability when he was picked up around 3:30 Read More…

Update: Police searching for suspect in Elyria armed robbery

ELYRIA  — No one was hurt in an armed robbery at Nooks, 226 Middle Ave., around 2:10 p.m. today. Updated Oct. 10 at 8  p.m.: Police arrest Nooks armed robbery suspect hours later A witness said he saw the robber come out of the store and run east on Sedaris Lane. The witness described the Read More…