Police Blotter: Downed Power Line Closed Chagrin River Road
Information supplied by the Gates Mills Police Department.
Power lines were sparking and smoking at 3:56 p.m. April 23 in the area of Chagrin River and Sherman roads, a caller reported. Police and fire personnel went to the scene and saw a power line across the board, which was closed while Illuminating Company workers made repairs. The road was opened again at 4:53 p.m.
An accident was reported at 5:30 p.m. April 23 on County Line Road. There were no injuries in the two-car crash. A 39-year-old Denver man was cited for failing to maintain an assured clear distance ahead.
A Dorchester Road resident called 911 at 10:57 p.m. April 26 and said he was awakened by suspicious noises. Officers checked the area but did not find anything out of the ordinary.
An adminstrator from Gilmour Academy's lower school called at 9:16 a.m. April 27 about a suspicious man on the property. The 48-year-old man was from West Salem and said he was homeless and looking for a place to warm up. He was arrested for a warrant from the Wayne County Sheriff’s Office.