July 2 - July 8, 2017

  • On Tuesday, July 4, 2017 at 7:34 PM, an officer was dispatched to Crown Hill Avenue in regards to a fight in progress. An investigation was conducted and it was learned a male consumed alcohol and became agitated with his mother’s neighbor. The male went to the neighbor’s house and a fight ensued. All parties refused to press charges. Brent Pete, age 43 of Amherst, was charged with Disturbing the Peace and Disorderly Conduct by Intoxication. Matthew Opel, age 29 of Amherst, was charged with Possession of Marijuana and Drug Paraphernalia.

     

  • On Thursday, July 6, 2017 at approximately 8:48 AM, an officer on patrol observed a male who had a warrant operating a vehicle. A traffic stop was initiated and an investigation conducted. Steven Ross, age 50 of Lorain, was charged with Trafficking of Drugs (Marijuana) and Possession of Drugs (Marijuana). He was turned over to another agency on the warrant.

     

     

  • On Saturday, July 8, 2017 at approximately 2:30 AM, an officer was dispatched to Park Avenue in reference to a complaint of an unwanted person. Upon arrival, contact was made with the individual in question, who was found in a vehicle and appeared to be under the influence of alcohol. An investigation was conducted and Kelly Schaal, age 33 of Elyria, was charged with Physical Control, BAC over .17 and Possession of Drug Paraphernalia.

     

  • On Saturday, July 8, 2017 at approximately 11:54 PM, officers responded to a residence on Cleveland Avenue for a male who had broken into the residence and fled the area. It was reported the male assaulted someone inside the residence and left. The male returned several minutes later and forced open the door, entering the residence. An investigation was conducted and Michael Balut, age 45 of Amherst, was arrested and charged with Aggravated Burglary and Assault.