Lakewood OH
Cloudy
31°F
 

Author Archives: jeffgallatin

Bay detective leads investigation that cracked major identity theft ring

By Jeff Gallatin Bay Village A veteran Bay Village police detective who led a several-year investigation into an identity theft ring has seen the recent conviction of its ringleader. The identity theft ring caused losses of over $1 million in fraudulent lines of credit and theft from people’s bank accounts. Brian Lumbus Jr., of Maple [...]

Home sweet home at last for area vet and his family

By Jeff Gallatin North Olmsted A Gulf War veteran Saturday was able to send home with honors a group of caring volunteers who made sure his family was finally able to walk into a home of their own. “What they did cannot be reciprocated,” an emotional Everett “Alex” Haworth said during the ceremony opening the [...]

Trio admits guilt, avoids trial in Bay phony Ice Bucket Challenge

By Jeff Gallatin Bay Village Sentencing has been set for Nov. 24 for three Bay Village teenagers involved in a phony ice bucket challenge after the trio admitted their guilt in Cuyahoga County Juvenile Court Thursday to charges of assault and disorderly conduct. Officials said the charges stem from their dropping a bucket full of [...]

Alleged Knickerbocker bullies told to shape up or else

By Jeff Gallatin Bay Village A trio of alleged senior citizen bad boys has been warned to stop their bullying or face criminal charges, Bay Village city police officials said. Department officials have been investigating recent reports of a trio of senior men allegedly harassing and bullying other residents at the Knickerbocker Apartments, the senior [...]

 

Archives