Police Reports is a sampling of incidents responded to by local law enforcement agencies. It is not intended to be all-inclusive.
— Twinsburg —
Operating a vehicle
under the influence
Man seen driving on grass: A Warrensville Heights man, 42, was charged with operating a vehicle under the influence of alcohol, blood alcohol content and marked lanes after police responded to a report that the man drove on a resident’s grass while turning around in the area of Shepard and Ravenna roads at about 3:25 a.m. July 27. Police said that when they spotted the man’s vehicle on Ravenna Road, they saw him commit a marked lanes violation and stopped him. The man performed poorly on the field sobriety tests and his BAC level measured at 0.17 percent, more than twice the 0.08-percent legal limit, said police. He was given a Stow Municipal Court date and released on a personal bond.
Vehicle stopped in road: Police said they charged a Cleveland man, 28, with misdemeanor operating a vehicle under the influence of alcohol after they found him passed out in his vehicle’s driver’s seat while the vehicle was stopped on East Aurora Road near Darrow Road with the engine running at about 1:45 a.m. July 21. Police said that after some effort, they were able to wake the man up and he admitted to drinking. He was given a Stow Municipal Court date and released to a family member on a personal bond.
Attempted break-in reported: A Hiram man reported someone caused unspecified damage to his vehicle while trying to break into it, possibly when it was parked in a Commons Boulevard parking lot during the late morning July 26.
Fraudulent charges reported: A Meadowood Boulevard woman reported July 26 that someone charged several purchases of unspecified amounts against her credit card account at a hotel in Santa Monica, Calif. The woman said the card’s provider would credit the charges to her account.
Man was passed out: Police said they charged a 25-year-old Richner Court man with misdemeanor drug possession and physical control after they responded to a report that the man was slumped and unresponsive behind the wheel of a vehicle at an East Aurora Road service station during the early evening July 24. Police said they were able to wake the man up and he told them he had taken an anxiety medication and they found a prescription anxiety/seizure medication the man allegedly did not have a prescription for in his possession. Police said that after Twinsburg EMS check the man out and cleared him medically, he performed poorly on the field sobriety tests. The man provided a urine sample for testing, said police, but a police report did not include its results. The man was given a Stow Municipal Court date and released on a personal bond.