POLICE REPORTS


• Sept. 24 at 7:47 p.m.: Officers were dispatched to Jackson Street for a report of an unruly juvenile. The boy left home but was later found near the Amherst Public Library.

• Sept. 26 at 8:41 a.m.: Kenneth Peete Jr., 37, of Cleveland, was served a warrant for failure to appear in court.

• Sept. 26 at 11:17 p.m.: Jamal Williams, 23, of Oberlin, was charged with felony counts of carrying concealed weapons and improper handling of firearms in a motor vehicle, and misdemeanor counts of driving under suspension, possession of marijuana, drug paraphernalia, and turning at intersections. Police said they found two loaded handguns in the passenger compartment of the vehicle Williams was driving.

• Sept. 27 at noon: A woman told police she was assaulted last month at Motel 6 and had just received video of the incident from a friend.

• Sept. 27 at 4:29 p.m.: Officers responded to Bob Evans on Rt. 58, where a female was dealing with a psychiatric situation. She was taken to Mercy Health Lorain Hospital for evaluation.

• Sept. 27 at 5:05 p.m.: A suspicious letter was reported.

• Sept. 29 at 2:24 a.m.: Elena Emande, 33, of Vermilion, was arrested on a felony warrant through the Erie County Sheriff’s Office on a county of cocaine possession.

• Sept. 30 at 2:22 p.m.: A gray minivan reportedly crashed into two landscaping rocks in front of a Shadylawn Drive home, then drove off.

• Oct. 1 at 7:31 a.m.: A 74-year-old man died on East Street. The coroner deemed the death to be from natural causes.

• Oct. 1 at 11:33 a.m.: A Mazda crashed through the front of Papa John’s on Kresge Drive. The business lobby was unoccupied and there were no injuries. A 51-year-old Amherst woman said she tried to press the brake but accelerated instead and went through the wall.

• Oct. 1 at 1:44 p.m.: Police investigated a fraud complaint involving the sale of parrots online. The sale was determined to be part of a scam.

• Oct. 1 at 2 p.m.: A woman said her dogs alerted her that someone was on her back patio. When she looked outside, she saw a male running from the residence.

• Oct. 1 at 2:02 p.m.: A woman said money was fraudulently transferred from her personal bank account into an unknown bank account.

• Oct. 1 at 4:37 p.m.: A theft of package complaint was filed.

• Oct. 2 at 3:16 p.m.: A trailer was reported stolen from Tractor Supply Company on Cooper Foster Park Road.

• Oct. 2 at 4:37 p.m.: A woman said her information was fraudulently used to rent a U-Haul truck, which was never returned.

• Oct. 4 at 6:53 p.m.: A confidential informant was sent into Sunoco Gas on Rt. 58 to try to buy alcohol. The informant was able to buy a pack of Bud Light, which was immediately turned over to police. The clerk, Lorraine Martinez, 30, of Oberlin, was charged with sales to underage persons.

• Oct. 5 at 12:02 a.m.: John Alston, 22, of Lorain, was arrested on a warrant through the Amherst police department on original charges of obstructing official business.

• Oct. 5 at 12:13 a.m.: Officers were sent to RC’s Brewhouse on Church Street and a nearby municipal parking lot for a report of a large fight. They found a crowd of about 20 to 25 people fighting. A woman attempting to break up the fight was assaulted, according to a report. It’s unclear what caused the disturbance.

• Oct. 5 at 3:45 a.m.: Daniel Morgan, 37, of Amherst, was arrested on three warrants through Lorain County 911 for contempt of court, child support.

• Oct. 6 at 10:36 a.m.: Theodore Korogianos, 57, of Lorain, was charged with theft. He is accused of shoplifting from Drug Mart.

• Oct. 7 at 7:47 a.m.: Antwaun Carlton, 28, of Columbus, was arrested on a felony warrant through the Delaware County Sheriff’s Office on counts of weapons under disability and possession of drugs.

• Oct. 7 at 12:53 p.m.: A vehicle window and taillight were busted out overnight on North Lake Street.

• Oct. 7 at 5:44 p.m.: Robert Freeh, 58, of Freemont, was charged with operating a vehicle while intoxicated, BAC over .08 percent, and marked lanes.

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