February 13, 2016

Elyria
Flurries
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Police: Abduction story `embellished’

AVON LAKE – Police say further investigation of a girl’s report of an attempted abduction determined her recounting was inaccurate and embellished. According to a press release issued by Lt. Scott Fishburn, a 12-year-old girl told police she was walking near Grove Street and Vanda Avenue when a van pulled up and the man driving Read More…

Police: Man tried to grab 12 year old in Avon Lake

Avon Lake police said a 12-year-old girl told police that a man tried to grab her and pull her into a white panel van this morning. Police were called to the area of Grove Street and Vanda Avenue, where the incident occurred. Police said the girl described the suspect as a white male in his Read More…

Sheriff’s deputies investigating attempted abduction in New Russia Township

NEW RUSSIA TWP. — A student getting off the bus Thursday afternoon told deputies she was grabbed from behind by a man as she was trying to walk up the driveway to her house. Deputies from the Lorain County Sheriff’s Office are looking for the adult man after the incident Thursday. The 12-year-old girl told Read More…

Second attempted abduction reported in Elyria

ELYRIA – An attempted abduction on Tuesday evening was mostly likely not connected to a similar incident two weeks ago, according to Elyria police. The incident occurred around 10:30 p.m. Tuesday when a 12-year-old girl walked alone to a Marathon gas station on 503 Huron St. in Elyria. Outside the gas station, two men in Read More…