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Medina man charged with a felony after allegedly hurling racial slurs, attacking man outside Cleveland hotel

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Posted at 11:45 AM, Jun 15, 2021
and last updated 2021-06-15 11:45:09-04

CLEVELAND — A Medina man is accused of attacking and hurling racial slurs at a man at a Cleveland hotel on Euclid Avenue last Friday, according to Cuyahoga County court records.

Ryan Corcoran, 23, of Medina, has been charged with ethnic intimidation, a fifth-degree felony, according to court records from Cleveland Municipal Court.

On June 11 at approximately 12:30 a.m. at the Holiday Inn Cleveland Clinic, located on Euclid Avenue, Corcoran allegedly slapped a man in the face and kicked the victim’s vehicle.

During the attack, Corcoran said a racial slur multiple times to the victim, court records showed.

Corcoran was arrested the next day by Cleveland police and was held in custody for four days until his felony arraignment on Monday. He was ordered to have no contact with the victim as part of conditions to his bond.

His preliminary hearing has been scheduled for June 22 at 8:30 a.m.

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