As a part of the judgment, consumers listed in the lawsuit would receive individual payments totaling a little over $7,000 in restitution, and another $278,000 in civil penalties would be owed to the state.
During a Monday evening meeting, the City Council considered a historic alcoholic beverage license for Rose Manor — a proposed wedding event venue at 19 N. Court St.
The lawsuit sheds light on Brad Strom's failure to issue refunds to patrons who purchased tickets, seat sponsorships and VIP membership cards as the theater's doors remained closed.
On April 17, Lake Superior Court Judge John Sedia granted a default judgment in a civil lawsuit alleging Strom never paid back a $70,000-loan to two Crown Point residents.
Since October, 22 patrons have filed a complaint with the Indiana attorney general's office against Crown Theatre for failure to refund.
The historic Crown Theatre is vacant again as building owners try to figure out their next steps.
Residents asked about various topics, including Crown Theatre, Crown Point Superintendent Teresa Eineman and road projects.
After filing a complaint with the Indiana attorney general's office in late September, Lisa Carpenter was notified her complaint was closed on Friday.
Frank and Louis Traina, both of Crown Point, were asked by project manager Brad Strom to initially invest $50,000 toward the renovation of the theater, records show.
In the months since the announcement of the delay, shows at the theater have been canceled or rescheduled, leaving ticket holders with questions and waiting for refunds.
Craig Lozanovski brought the suit against the city and four police officers in 2015, stemming from a 2013 incident at Crown Theatre.
When patrons complained about refund delays, they were told money would be returned by early November. Some are still waiting.
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