POLICE REPORTS


• Nov. 3 at 11:45 a.m.: A possible breaking and entering was discovered at Central School on Church Street.

• Nov. 3 at 11:20 a.m.: A man reported a theft from his camper while parked at Speedway gas station.

• Nov. 4 at 4:04 p.m.: A 17-year-old was cited with unruliness after an altercation with his father on Valley Drive.

• Nov. 4 at 4:05 p.m.: An Amherst man said his 38-year-old son stole his ATM card and took several hundred dollars from his account.

• Nov. 4 at 4:37 p.m.: A woman said a man stole her pocketbook from her purse while shopping at Giant Eagle. She confronted the suspect, who ran across the parking lot with several people in pursuit and got away.

• Nov. 5 at 2:10 a.m.: Rafael Medina, 30, of Lorain, was arrested on a warrant through Lorain County 911 for child support.

• Nov. 5 at 4:16 p.m.: JD Byrider reported a missing or stolen dealer tag, which disappeared in October.

• Nov. 6 at 8:11 p.m.: Thomas Canter, 36, of Amherst, was charged with driving under suspension. Police said he was found to be under 20 separate license suspensions, the majority for child support. He also had an active warrant for his arrest through the Erie County Sheriff’s Office due to child support. His vehicle was towed.

• Nov. 6 at 8:26 p.m.: Richard Phelps, 23, of Vermilion, was charged with alcohol consumption in a motor vehicle and open container. Haley Lynn Kathleen Pooley, 19, of Lakewood, was charged with underage consumption.

• Nov. 6 at 9:52 p.m.: Lamont Seymore, 45, of Elyria, was charged with drug possession and paraphernalia.

• Nov. 7 at 11:47 a.m.: A burglary was reported at the home of Amherst deputy auditor Gwen Melbar on Fallen Oaks Ln. A television was stolen.

• Nov. 7 at 7:20 p.m.: Hillary Heckelman, 26, of Amherst, was arrested on a warrant through the Lorain police department for theft.

• Nov. 9, time unreported by police: Amherst Hospital advised police a 17-year-old was being treated for injuries sustained in an assault at the hands of two males. He apparently had intervened when one of the suspects assaulted his girlfriend.

• Nov. 9 at 4:59 p.m.: David Blake, 44, of Lorain, was charged with possession of drugs and paraphernalia.

• Nov. 10 at 4:43 a.m.: Police served a warrant at Motel 6 on Nyia Phillips-Grantham, 21, of Lorain, for failure to appear in court on a theft charge. While there, an occupant of the room, Andrew Geiger, 20, of Lorain, was found to be in possession of a semi-automatic handgun and marijuana; he also admitted to snorting a painkiller, according to a police report. Phillips-Grantham was charged with two counts of obstructing official business after allegedly lying to officers about her identity. Geiger was charged with drug paraphernalia and having a weapon under disability. A 15-year-old Lorain girl was charged with curfew violation.

• Nov. 12, time unreported by police: A man reportedly pistol-whipped a victim in the face while at Days Inn on Rt. 58, then fled.

• Nov. 12 at 3:17 p.m.: A manager at Nate’s Marathon on Rt. 58 reported a shoplifting incident.

• Nov. 13 at 2:19 a.m.: Dustin Wisenbaler, 32, of Vermilion, was charged with drug paraphernalia. Police said other drug evidence was sent to the crime lab for testing.

• Nov. 13 at 9:58 p.m.: Erin Goad, 24, of Broadview Heights, was charged with possession of marijuana and drug paraphernalia while at Motel 6. Goad also was wanted on a Cuyahoga County Sheriff’s Office warrant for a family offense with no bond.

• Nov. 16 at 1:45 a.m.: Police responded to a telephone harassment complaint at Friendship Gas on Cooper Foster Park Road. A woman’s ex-boyfriend was advised to cease all contact.

• Nov. 17 at 1 a.m.: Michael Garcia, 33, of Avon, was charged with possession of drug paraphernalia.