An Elyria man was arrested by police this morning in connection with an attempted carjacking Wednesday night.
According to a news release from Elyria police, Johnny Mack, 39, was arrested in a parking lot on Chestnut Commons Drive. Police said he admitted trying to carjack a woman at the Speedway Station on East Broad Street on Wednesday. Police also said Mack claimed to be involved in a break-in Monday at an Abbe Road business where computer monitors and keyboards were taken.
Mack faces charges of aggravated robbery and breaking and entering. He’s in the Lorain jail, pending his initial court appearance.