February 27, 2015

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BLOTTER: Oct. 1, 2011

Elyria police Thursday, Sept. 29 11:27 a.m. — 500 block Broad St., a woman reported a man stole cash from her purse while she was giving him a ride to the Journey Inn. 11:37 a.m. — 700 block Purdue Ave., a woman reported someone stole her rear license plate and replaced it with a different Read More…

UPDATED: Police: Man holds hostages in Discovery building

SILVER SPRING, Md. (AP) — A man upset with the Discovery Channel’s environmental programming took several people hostage at gunpoint at the company’s headquarters Wednesday while wearing canisters strapped to his body, officials said. Police were negotiating by phone with the gunman, who burst into the suburban Washington building about 1 p.m. waving a handgun. Read More…