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Police log for Sept. 16, 2011

Lorain police Monday, Sept. 12 8:36 p.m. — 1300 block W. 14th St., Marqua D. King, 27, 300 block E. 22nd St., Lorain, charged with assault and aggravated menacing, but not arrested, for allegedly slapping a woman and threatening to shoot her and her family. The family suspected King had broken into their home and Read More…

2 men indicted in shooting death outside South Lorain bar

ELYRIA — Two Lorain men have been indicted in connection with the July 21 shooting death of Moises Velez outside Southerners Place in Lorain. Angel Guerra and Richard Alvarado, both 22, are charged with aggravated murder, murder, felonious assault and having weapons under disability. Guerra told police that Alvarado fired the shot that killed Velez, Read More…

Police log for Sept. 15, 2011

Elyria police Saturday, Sept. 10 10:30 a.m. — 400 block Cleveland St., $290 video game stolen with entry through front window of home. 3:45 p.m. — Foxhill Lane and North West River Road, Jennifer Pandy, 36, 100 block Hancock Lane, arrested and charged with endangering children for allegedly allowing her 4-year-old son ride his tricycle Read More…

Portion of interstate dedicated in Lorain Marine’s honor

From left, Lance Cpl. David Hall’s parents, Lulu and Delmar Hall, at the podium, sisters Wendy Dull, Tracey “Terasa” Holmes and Lora Hall attend a ceremony that revealed a sign in his honor. (CT photo by Chuck Humel.)

LORAIN — His legs cramping in the scorching Afghanistan heat, U.S. Marine Lance Cpl. David Hall volunteered to sweep for bombs around an abandoned compound in Helmand Province on Aug. 31, 2009. Hall knew the area around the compound might be booby trapped, but if the Marines couldn’t find a water pump in the compound, Read More…

Public hearing planned on Pali’s Nite Club

LORAIN — The liquor license for Pali’s Nite Club, which the city is seeking to close, will be the subject of a public hearing on Oct. 5. Police were called to the bar at 1407 Colorado Ave., 76 times between June 22, 2010, and June 22, 2011, for incidents that included assaults, gang activity and Read More…

Road to be named for Marine who died in war

LORAIN — A Lorain man who died from a roadside bomb while serving in the Marine Corps in Afghanistan in 2009 will be honored by having the portion of state Route 2 running through Lorain County named in his honor. A ceremony unveiling the new “U.S. Marine Lance Cpl. David R. Hall Highway” state highway Read More…

Woman injured after car drags her

LORAIN — A 26-year-old woman suffered a broken left leg after being dragged 100 to 150 feet by a car around 2:50 p.m. Monday. The woman was dragged east on W. 20th Street near the Washington Street intersection, according to Fire Lt. Dan Russell who helped treat the woman. Russell said the woman, who was Read More…

Driver dies in single-vehicle crash on Baumhart Road

ELYRIA – A Lorain man died early Saturday morning following an accident in which his truck went off the road, struck a tree and burst into flames. Marc A. Youngless, 41, was pronounced dead at the scene shortly after 1 a.m. by Lorain County Deputy Coroner Eric Lockhart, who said the man died of asphyxiation Read More…

Man accused of pistol-whipping teen in Lorain

LORAIN — Shalamar Brooks, who was arrested last Thursday, was charged with felonious assault and kidnapping charges for allegedly pistol-whipping a 16-year-old boy behind a house on West 17th Street and shooting at the boy as he ran away Aug. 13. The boy said associates of Brooks mistakenly believed the boy was responsible for shooting Read More…

Police make arrest in South Lorain bank robbery

LORAIN — Police have arrested a man in connection with Thursday’s bank robbery in South Lorain. Brendon Lieb, 22, from Lorain, was booked on robbery charges Friday, according to Lorain police Lt. Mark Carpentiere. Police responded to the robbery at the First Federal Savings Bank of Lorain at East 42nd Street and state Route 57 Read More…