• March 7 at 6:37 p.m.: An Amherst man reported his Republic Services garbage and recycling bins were stolen. Neighbors told police a pickup truck left with the cans.
• March 10 at 9:08 a.m.: Lashana Elliot, 38, of Lorain, was charged with driving under suspension, failure to stop before entering the roadway, expired plates, and providing false information to police. She was also wanted on a warrant through the Strongsville police department for shoplifting, obstructing official business, and criminal tools.
• March 12 at 11:30 p.m.: Austin Heider, 23, 0f Lorain, was charged with possession of paraphernalia, non-compliance license suspension, and cracked tail light.
• March 13 at 5:36 a.m.: Johnny Martinez Jr., 21, of Lorain, was charged with possession of drug paraphernalia, non-compliance license suspension, and speeding.
Editor’s note: Though charged, defendants are innocent until proven guilty in a court of law.