Man Arrested After Assaulting His Sister, Getting Tasered By Police

The information in this report is from the Twinsburg Police. An arrest does not mean a conviction.

A 33-year-old Twinsburg man attacked his sister and left her injured in a parking lot and later fought back against police, according to Twinsburg Police.

Arrested and charged was Robert L. Reilly, 33, of Twinsburg. His charges are include felonious assault, a second-degree felony, resisting arrest and possession of drug paraphernalia, according to a police report.

On Jan. 14 just before midnight, police say that Reilly and his sister began to fight while drinking at Rush Hour.

They left the bar and began walking through Massara's Plaza on Ravenna Road when Reilly reportedly began to punch his sister, according to the report. She told police that he also attacked her after she was on the ground, including grabbing her hair and slamming her head on the pavement.

A police officer on patrol in the area arrived to see Reilly walking away from the scene and asked him what happened. According to the report, he became combative and attacked the officer. The report says the officer used a taser to subdue him.

The suspect and the victim were both taken to The Cleveland Clinic in Twinsburg for evaluation.

Reilly was later transported to the Solon jail.


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