POLICE REPORTS


• Sept. 10 at 1:26 a.m.: Jvier Faria, 19, of Lorain, was charged with operating a vehicle while intoxicated, running a stop sign, and failure to control a vehicle.

• Sept. 10 at 7:42 a.m.: A breaking and entering complaint was made by an employee at Albright Terrace on Milan Avenue.

• Sept. 10 at 11:23 a.m.: A woman said her checking account was used to issue a fraudulent check.

• Sept. 10 at 1:30 p.m.: A woman reported a scam involving an online ad for an apartment in another state. She was apparently told to make a down payment using gift cards.

• Sept. 10 at 5:09 p.m.: A complaint was filed involving two allegedly bad refund checks from a local contractor.

• Sept. 11 at 11:12 a.m.: A woman said her ex-boyfriend was harassing her via threats over the phone.

• Sept. 12 at 3:33 p.m.: A woman filed a harassment complaint against her estranged husband, whom she said had called her nonstop via telephone and had been following her to locations as far away as Cleveland. Police told the husband to stop and explained the consequences if he were to continue.

• Sept. 13 at 10 a.m.: Cody Emory, 26, of Elyria, was arrested on a warrant through the Amherst police department for failure to comply with community control sanctions.

• Sept. 13 at 11:41 a.m.: Christopher Parker, 49, of Lorain, was served a warrant through the Amherst police department for failure to appear in court for pre-trial. The original charge was petty theft.

• Sept. 13 at 1:53 p.m.: Officers responded to a possible drug overdose on Elyria Avenue. They determined the subject had taken more medication than prescribed. The subject went willingly to Mercy Health Lorain Hospital.

• Sept. 13 at 2:45 p.m.: Del Kulp, 52, of Amherst, was charged with domestic violence.

• Sept. 13 at 7:48 p.m.: A burglary complaint was filed on Blossom Drive, where a back door was kicked in and the garage door was ajar.

• Sept. 13 at 10:32 p.m.: Taylor Sheridan, 27, of Amherst, was arrested on a warrant through the Amherst police department for contempt of court. The original charge was operating a vehicle while intoxicated.

• Sept. 14 at 9:36 a.m.: Maurice Taylor Jr., 23, of Elyria, was served a warrant through the Amherst police department for failure to appear in court on a charge of leaving the scene of a crash.

• Sept. 14 at 11:01 a.m.: An Amherst woman told police one of her painkiller prescriptions was missing or stolen.

• Sept. 14 at 2:28 p.m.: James Kocak, 56, of Lorain, was served a warrant through the Amherst police department for failure to appear in court on an original charge of petty theft.

• Sept. 14 at 2:28 p.m.: Kourtney Youngless, 41, of Amherst, was served a warrant through the Amherst police department for failure to appear in court on charges of petty theft, disorderly conduct, and open container.

• Sept. 15 at 12:28 a.m.: Officers responded to a North Main Street home in regard to a possible domestic incident. Information was forwarded to the prosecutor for review.

• Sept. 15 at 12:45 p.m.: Shaterris Bowens, 21, of Elyria, was served a warrant through the Amherst police department for failure to report to jail on an original charge of theft.

• Sept. 16 at 4:25 p.m.: Prentiss Thomas, 50, of Elyria, was arrested on a warrant through the Amherst police department for failure to appear in court. The original charge was theft.

Editor’s note: Though charged, defendants are innocent until proven guilty in a court of law.