May 4, 2016

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Video, witness accounts show tense standoff before Lorain officers shot man

LORAIN — Jarelle Guice paced in and around the red mulch of a flower bed for more than 10 minutes before he allegedly fired at Lorain police officers who had surrounded him Sunday night. A dark video shot by a neighbor from a second-story window across a courtyard in the Southern Heights apartment complex shows Read More…

Police ID man shot by officers overnight

LORAIN — An approximately 15-minute standoff between police and an armed man ended around 11 p.m. Sunday with the man being shot after police said he shot at officers. Jarelle Guice, 23, of Lorain was holding a pistol to his head and mouth and threatening suicide outside an apartment at 1648 E. 29th St., shortly Read More…

Lorain woman accused of beating up pregnant acquaintance

LORAIN — A Lorain woman was arrested after police say she admitted beating up a pregnant woman she had been drinking with. Jeannette Hickerson, 35, was charged with assault. Sherri Pendleton, 40, also of Lorain told police she was drinking beer with Hickerson on steps in the 700 block of West 14th Street. The two Read More…

Police log for June 4, 2012

Lorain police Friday, June 1 9:55 a.m. — 600 block Broadway, a woman said a man followed her daughter with a knife. The woman said her daughter told her a man began following her Thursday after she got off the bus from school on West 17th Street. She said the man did not say anything Read More…

Woman arrested after police chase

SHEFFIELD — A police pursuit early Sunday ended with a police officer firing three shots at the driver who police said tried to run the officer over. Christina Myers, 24, of Sullivan, was charged with felony assault on a police officer, felony fleeing and eluding, drunken driving and weaving. Myers was westbound and crossed the Read More…

Division I state track: Lorain girls rule city, almost state with second-place finish

COLUMBUS — They didn’t get a state title, but the Lorain High girls did what they set out to do when this track and field season began. They made history. Remember these Titans? You better believe they will. Lorain racked up 34 points to hold off Solon (29) and Dublin Coffman (29) for second Saturday Read More…

High school state track: Vermilion girls running in four finals today

Emily Cunningham and her Vermilion High teammates will have four cracks at Division II state titles when action gets under way today at 1 p.m. Cunningham is the No. 2 seed in the 200 meters (25.70) and the No. 4 seed in the 100 (12.40). The Sailors’ 400-meter relay of sophomore Abbey Bodeker, sophomore Hannah Read More…

Man says car struck him after driving through yards

LORAIN — A man told police he was struck by a car last night after he said the driver swerved off the road, drove through several yards and struck him before driving away. According to a police report, Andre Moore said there had been an altercation at Crehore Avenue and Fillmore Avenue, and while Moore Read More…

Police log for June 1, 2012

Elyria police Monday, May 28 6:20 a.m. — 1100 block West Ave., Tiko Harris, 39, 100 block Tedman Court, arrested and charged with domestic violence. A woman said Harris entered her home and shattered her television screen with an object, then punched her in the arm and slapped her after chasing her into her bedroom. Read More…

Police log for May 31, 2012

Lorain police Friday, May 25 3:15 p.m. — East 34th Steet, and Elyria Ave., Michael Friend, 56, 800 block W. Ninth St., Lorain, arrested and charged with driving with a suspended license. A witness told police Friend drove by a school bus that was letting out children. Friend told police he was late for work. Read More…