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.