October 6 - October 12, 2013

  • On Sunday, October 6, 2013, at 02:18 AM, an officer was advised there was a male passed out behind the wheel of a vehicle at a business on North Leavitt Road and other vehicles had to drive around him. Upon arrival into the parking lot, the officer noticed the vehicle reversing out of the drive thru line. At this point an employee advised the officer the vehicle was being moved by a bystander and the male originally operating the vehicle left walking towards the front of the business. The officer located the male in question an observed he was clearly unsteady on his feet while walking and was stumbling. An investigation was conducted and Edward Feigi, age 36 of Vermilion, was charged with Operating a Vehicle Intoxicated, State Refusal, Possession of Marijuana, Drug Paraphernalia and Open Container.

 

  • On Sunday, October 6, 2013, at approximately 08:25 PM, officers were dispatched to Linn Road in reference to an unwanted guest complaint. A female was sitting on the front porch of the residence, refusing to leave. An investigation was conducted and Sherri Bennett, age 42 of Lorain, was charged with two counts of Misuse of 911 and Driving Under Suspension.

 

  • On Monday, October 7, 2013 at approximately 7:18 PM, an officer was traveling on Cooper Foster Park Road, East of Oak Point Road. At that time he observed two males walking in the middle of the westbound lanes of Cooper Foster Park Rd. The males impeded the flow of westbound traffic and vehicles had to stop and then go around them due to the location of where they were walking. Upon observing this violation, the officer stopped to talk to the males. An investigation was conducted and one of the males, a 17 year old of Amherst, was cited for possession of marijuana.

 

  • On Wednesday, October 9, 2013 at approximately 5:00 PM, an officer observed a driver commit a traffic violation. A traffic stop was initiated and an investigation conducted. Bernetta Geiger, age 57 of Lorain, was cited for Driving while Failure to Reinstate, Speed and Failure to Signal Before Changing Course. Norvin Copeland, age 47 of Lorain, was charged with Possession of Cocaine, Possession of Drug Abuse Instruments, Possession of Marijuana and Possession of Drug Paraphernalia.

 

  • On Thursday, October 10, 2013 at approximately 6:10 PM, an officer met with officers from another police department who had a female in custody for shoplifting. It was determined the female also shoplifted at a business in Amherst. Amanda Czerwinski, age 37 of Sandusky, was charged with theft.

 

  • On Thursday, October 10, 2013 at approximately 06:41 PM, an officer observed a juvenile male throw an object on the ground upon observing the police cruiser. An investigation was conducted and a juvenile male, age 14 of Amherst, was cited for Possession of Marijuana, Drug Paraphernalia, Underage Possession of Tobacco and Littering.

 

  • On Friday, October 12, 2013 at approximately 9:30 PM, an officer observed a vehicle being operated with a registration violation. A traffic stop was initiated and an investigation conducted. Stephen A. Minnich, age 20 of Lorain, was charged with Expired Plates, Driving Under Suspension, Possession of Marijuana and two counts of Possession of Drug Paraphernalia.

 

  • On Sunday, October 13, 2013 at 10:14 PM, an officer was on patrol on Cooper Foster Park Road when he observed a vehicle being operated with an equipment violation. A traffic stop was initiated and an investigation conducted. David Adkins, age 19 of Lorain, was cited for Driving Under Suspension, Possession of Drugs and Possession of Drug Paraphernalia.