Avon Lake Fire Captain pleads not guilty to extortion

Avon Lake Fire Captain pleads not guilty to extortion

AVON LAKE, OH (WOIO) - Avon Lake Fire Captain Glen Eisenhardt pleaded not guilty in court to extortion.

He is out on $25,000 bond.

The Avon Lake firefighter was indicted on charges of extortion, unauthorized use property and telecommunications fraud. He allegedly tried to blackmail another firefighter into resigning.

The pre-trial is set for June 14. We will update this story as more information becomes available.

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