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Police log for Oct. 28, 2011

Sheriff’s office Wednesday, Oct. 19 1 p.m. — 3700 block Ada Ave., Sheffield Township, identity theft reported. 2:21 p.m. — 9800 block Murray Ridge Road, County Jail, Elyria, Steven Hancock, 52, Amherst Township, charged with drug abuse, possessing drug abuse instruments and illegal conveyance of drugs into a detention facility. Friday, Oct. 21 9:52 p.m. Read More…

13-year-old’s dental death settled for $1 million

ELYRIA — The insurance company representing Lorain dentist Henry Mazorow has agreed to pay nearly $1 million to the parents of 13-year-old Marissa Kingery, who died after intravenous sedation before dental surgery. Marissa’s parents, Amber McEwen of Elyria and Jason Kingery of Sheffield Lake, each will receive $331,056, and their attorney Michael Czack will receive Read More…

Police log for Oct. 27, 2011

Lorain police Monday, Oct. 24 7:27 p.m. — 5700 block S. Nantucket Drive, attempted break-in through kitchen winow. 11:16 p.m. — 600 block Lakeside Ave., George W. Seoud, 48, of Strongsville, arrested and charged with criminal trespass and on warrants for aggravated trespass and menacing by stalking. Seoud is accused of throwing rocks at the Read More…

Police: 3 arrested in kidnapping, beating following drug deal

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LORAIN — A Lorain man was beaten, robbed and kidnapped in an apparent drug deal gone bad late Monday, police said. Elyria resident Doyal R. Cannon, 26, of the 1800 block of Middle Ave., Lorain resident Darius L. Cannon, 20, of the 1000 block of West Ninth Street, and Elyria resident Paris D. Kimbrough, 25, Read More…

Lorain man accused of using bat on guest

LORAIN — Lorain resident Leon T. Boyd is accused of striking resident Frank Ramirez, also of Lorain, with a baseball bat for not paying him $100 for allowing him to smoke crack in Boyd’s home in the 1400 block of Long Avenue around 3:30 a.m. Tuesday. Boyd, 35, told police that Ramirez hit him in Read More…

Lorain Council considers mandate to hire locally

LORAIN — What are you doing to create jobs? Councilman Bret Schuster, D-4th, said it’s the most frequent question he and fellow Council members hear from constituents. Schuster’s response is to propose a law mandating the hiring Lorain or Lorain County companies and residents for city projects worth $100,000 or more. The city currently considers Read More…

Police log for Oct. 25, 2011

Lorain police Friday, Oct. 21 2:43 p.m. – 3300 block Cleveland Blvd., Terra Kay Blinco, 31, charged with domestic violence. Saturday, Oct. 22 11:21 a.m. — 1100 block W. 11th St., James R. Herrell, 21, 1100 block W. 11th St., Lorain, arrested and charged with domestic violence. Herrell is accused of punching his girlfriend, who Read More…

Lorain Schools to present worst-case scenario if tax fails

Terry Traut teaches an interactive multimedia technology class at Lorain High School on Oct. 10. (CT photo by Chuck Humel.)

LORAIN — With a third of its staff and arts and athletic programs potentially on the chopping block if voters reject a 1.5 percent earned-income tax for Lorain Schools, interim Superintendent Ed Branham will give residents a worst-case scenario Wednesday. Branham and school board members will detail the cuts in a 7 p.m. forum at Read More…

2 men arrested after fight in bar parking lot

LORAIN — Two men were arrested after an alleged fight in the parking lot of Mutt & Jeff’s Bar on Oberlin Avenue around 2 a.m. Saturday morning. Robert Cruz, 22, and Isaiah J. Hopkins, 21, no addresses listed, each was charged with assault, disorderly conduct by intoxication and persistent disorderly conduct. The men were accused Read More…

Police log for Oct. 24, 2011

Elyria police Thursday, Oct. 20 11:18 a.m. — 1700 block Lorain Blvd., police investigate complaint woman was hit in the face and kicked at Motel 9 by a person who also took her cell phone. 1:10 p.m. — Prospect Street and Princeton Avenue, Jonathan Lamar Oliver, 28, Elyria, charged with possession of marijuana and drug Read More…