Jamal M.R. Jackson, 18, charged with felonious assault and disrupting public service for July 19 incident.
Altercation: Officers responded at midnight July 31 to a report of a disturbance at a local hotel. Police said a Hudson man was passed out on the floor of a hallway, and when two other men tried to help him up, he put one of them in a headlock and knocked the other to the ground.
Merchandise theft: An Akron woman was charged with receiving stolen property July 21 for allegedly taking merchandise worth $5.36 from a South Chillicothe Road business. Police located the woman and another Akron woman nearby after they fled the store. The second woman was released.
Missing vehicle: A salesman at an Aurora car dealership reported July 16 that someone took a test drive, brought the car back and left it on the lot with the keys inside and dealer plate on, and it was gone when the salesman went to retrieve it.
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Trespassing: A Madison man was charged with criminal trespassing July 7 at 4 p.m. after being warned he was no longer welcome on a South Bissell Road property. He was released on bond and his vehicle was towed from the scene.
Trespassing: Men from Aurora, Kent and Florida were charged June 30 with criminal trespassing after being apprehended on private property on Treat Road. Two Mantua male juveniles and a Ravenna male juvenile who were with the men were to be charged in juvenile court.
Domestic dispute: A Hudson man was charged with domestic violence June 29 after an Aurora woman reported an argument turned physical while they were riding in a vehicle. She was evaluated by Aurora paramedics, but refused further care.
Thefts: A Glen Hollow Circle woman reported June 16 that one of her Three Stooges painted plastic statues was taken from a tree on her property, possibly sometime overnight. No value was given.
Golf clubs theft: An Aurora man reported June 10 that his golf clubs were stolen from a bag drop at a local golf course. Value of the bag and clubs was about $3,000.
Merchandise theft: Women from Cleveland and Cleveland Heights were charged with fifth-degree felony receiving stolen property June 5 after police found them with unpaid for merchandise worth $1,094 from several Aurora Farms Premium Outlets businesses.
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Chickens at large: A North Aurora Road man was given a verbal warning May 27 about allowing chickens to run at large after police received a complaint about the loose chickens. Domestic dispute: A Geauga Lake area man reported May 28 a dispute with his ex-girlfriend.
Three thefts: Two businesses on South Chillicothe Road reported May 19 and 20 the thefts of merchandise. No value was given in thoise cases. Also, a Moneta Avenue man reported May 23 that items were taken from an unlocked truck at his home.
Dog bite: Police reported two girls were playing with a dog leashed to a fence during a baseball game on Hurd Road when one by bitten on the hand by the dog. The girl was taken to a medical facility in Twinsburg for treatment.
Wanted man: An Aurora man turned himself in to police May 5 on felony warrants from Summit and Geauga counties and a bench warrant from Ravenna police. He was transferred to Summit County Sheriff's Department custody.
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Theft from car: An Aurora woman reported April 30 that when she returned to her parked vehicle at an East Mennonite Road location, the rear passenger window was smashed and a tote bag containing clothing was missing. No value of the items or damage to the car was given.
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Domestic disputes: A man was charged with domestic violence and criminal damaging April 25 at a home on the west side of town. Police said he got into an argument with his father, and the son punched holes in a wall and threatened his father. The son was taken to the Portage County Jail.
Theft: Upon packing his belongings April 13 to move out of an Orchard Avenue home, a Macedonia man discovered his snowboard, boots and binding were missing. The value was listed at $540.