February 11, 2016

Elyria
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2 arrested after man shot early Sunday

ELYRIA — Arrests have been made after a Sunday morning shooting at a Third Street residence. Police Capt. Chris Costantino said police were called to 416 Third St. about 1:51 a.m. after residents reported shots had been fired. Costantino said Jeremy Brown, 31, was shot once in the left leg and once in the chest. Read More…

BREAKING: Elyria police investigating 3rd Street shooting

ELYRIA – Police are investigating a shooting that occurred early Sunday at a 3rd Street residence. Capt. Chris Costantino said police were called to the 416 3rd Street around 1:51 a.m. after residents reported shots had been fired. Costantino said Jeremy Brown, 31, was shot once in the left leg and once in the chest. Read More…

Vigil set today for slain couple

ELYRIA – A vigil is scheduled for 7 p.m. Friday for Michael L. Lewis and Fannie Lewis, the Elyria couple found shot to death on Sunday. The vigil will take place in front of the Lorain County Justice Center in downtown Elyria. A second vigil that was supposed to take place at West Recreation Center Read More…

Victims in Elyria shooting identified

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ELYRIA — Police were searching for leads Monday in the double slaying of a husband and wife found shot Sunday in a rented SUV. Elyria police Capt. Chris Costantino declined to publicly reveal many details of the investigation into the deaths of Michael L. Lewis, 32, and Fannie Lewis, 22. He also said he couldn’t say Read More…

Siege by al-Shabab gunmen kills 20 in Mogadishu beachfront restaurant

MOGADISHU, Somalia — Somalia’s security forces ended a deadly siege of a beachfront restaurant in the capital, with more than 20 people killed in the attack, a police official said Friday. The security forces took control of the restaurant just before dawn, said Capt. Mohamed Hussein, speaking from the scene of the attack in Mogadishu. Read More…

Lorain man arrested in shooting death

Anthony Wayne Davis

LORAIN — A Lorain man suspected in a Saturday shooting death was arrested Sunday morning. According to Lorain police, Anthony Wayne Davis, 57, was arrested and charged with murder in the death of Corrina Charlton, 59, which occurred shortly after 5:15 p.m. Saturday at 916 W. Seventh Court. Davis was arrested after Lorain police and Read More…

Man sought in shooting death of 59-year-old woman

LORAIN — Police are looking for a 57-year-old man wanted in connection with the shooting death of a woman Saturday evening. Police said residents should consider Anthony Wayne Davis armed and dangerous. Davis was last seen walking east on West Seventh Court. Police said Davis had just left 916 W. Seventh Court. Police answering a Read More…

Man injured when shots fired into home

ELYRIA — An Elyria man is recovering from a gun shot wound after shots were fired into a home on the 1000 block of Middle Ave. at 1:31 a.m. Thursday. Michael A. Thorpe, 30, was playing cards at a friend’s house when a car drove by, and four shots were fired at the house. Two Read More…

Gun buyer in San Bernardino shootings faces arraignment

RIVERSIDE, Calif. — The friend who bought the assault rifles used in the San Bernardino attack faces arraignment on gun, immigration and terrorism-related charges. Enrique Marquez Jr. is due in a Riverside courthouse Wednesday to answer to five counts that could keep him behind bars for up to 50 years if he’s convicted. Prosecutors say Read More…

Lorain man charged after allegedly shooting neighbor

LORAIN—A Lorain man has been arrested and charged with felonious assault and discharging firearms in city limits after allegedly shooting a neighbor twice in the back. Michael Duffield, 26, of the 2200 block of Elyria Ave., reportedly shot Hersel Francis, 31, after the two got into an argument on Friday around 2:15 a.m. Francis, who Read More…