ELYRIA -- Elyria police are seeking a man who allegedly defecated in the parking lot of an East Avenue gas station after being told the restroom was for employees only.
According to a report, police were called to the Sunoco on East Avenue around 9 a.m. today by the station’s manager. She said a heavyset black man in his 30s or 40s wearing dark clothes drove up in a Chevrolet Traverse with the license plate unknown. He asked to use the restroom and after being told it was for employees only, he took a roll of toilet paper off the shelf and went outside to the south side of the building, where he defecated in plain sight of patrons between the building and the manager’s vehicle.
The man then re-entered the Sunoco, berated the manager for calling police and left.