February 8, 2016


Man accused of attacking girlfriend accuses prosecutor of misconduct


ELYRIA – The defense attorney for an Elyria man accused of attacking his girlfriend in May has accused Assistant Lorain County Prosecutor Nick Hanek of misconduct. Anthony Baker wrote in court documents filed Friday that Hanek tried to coerce the victim in the case into testifying against his client, 37-year-old Ramone Christian. “In a nutshell, Read More…

Dashcam video of Grafton police arresting mayor released (Warning: Graphic language)


GRAFTON — Mayor Megan Flanigan pleaded not guilty to operating a vehicle under the influence, failure to stop after an accident and failure to control. Flanigan is accused of hitting a fire hydrant with her Chevrolet sport utility vehicle at the intersection of Fox Run and Hunting Hollow near Flanigan’s home in the 1100 block of Fox Run. Read More…

Accused molester tells teens the Illuminati will pay for consensual sex


ELYRIA — An Elyria man facing felony gross sexual imposition charges allegedly tried to convince the two teenage girls he’s accused of molesting that they would receive money from the Illuminati if they consented to sexual relations with him, according to court documents filed this week. It also isn’t the first time Nelson Torres, 36, Read More…