(NORWALK, Ohio) – February 10, 2024 – A Huron County man has been indicted on felony charges – including murder – in connection with the disappearance six years ago of his girlfriend, Amanda Dean, Ohio Attorney General Dave Yost announced today.… Read full story
(COLUMBUS, Ohio) — A Chinese man who entered the country illegally four months ago has been indicted by a Coshocton County grand jury on 309 felony charges related to a gift-card counterfeiting scheme, Ohio Attorney General Dave Yost announced today.… Read full story
(COLUMBUS, Ohio)— Ohio Governor Mike DeWine today encouraged the Ohio General Assembly to work quickly to regulate intoxicating hemp to prevent its sale to children.
Rogue chemists are modifying hemp, which is a legal, non-intoxicating plant, to extract a compound (Delta 8 THC) that causes a high similar to marijuana.… Read full story
The Knox County Sheriff’s Office has made an arrest in the robbery investigation of the First Federal Savings and Loan in Centerburg. Richard D. Poole, a 43-year-old male, currently living in Mansfield, is in custody in the Knox County Jail. Poole was arrested at his residence on Thursday evening.… Read full story
This morning, January 4, 2023, at approximately 9:18 a.m., Knox County Sheriff’s Office deputies were dispatched to a robbery at the First Federal Savings and Loan located on Main Street in Centerburg. The robbery suspect is a white male wearing an Ohio State jacket, gray hat, and sunglasses. … Read full story
(PORTSMOUTH, Ohio) — Ohio Attorney General Dave Yost today announced the indictment of a South Webster woman on charges of sexual battery.
Caroline Johnson, 36, was indicted by a Scioto County Common Pleas Court grand jury on three counts of sexual battery, each a third-degree felony.… Read full story
Potent Mixtures Pose Risk of Drug Poisoning Death
(COLUMBUS, Ohio) – The Ohio Narcotics Intelligence Center (ONIC) released a public safety bulletin today alerting Ohioans to an increasing number of illicit drug samples found to contain mixtures of various unpredictable and potentially deadly drugs such as carfentanil, which is estimated to be 100 times more potent than fentanyl.… Read full story
Update: This Missing Adult Alert has been cancelled.
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Description: On November 7, 2023, at 2:33 PM, Victor Rivas was reported missing from his residence in Sparta OH.… Read full story
On October 26, 2023, at approximately 3:25 AM officers of the Mount Vernon Police Department responded to a reported stabbing at a residence in the 700 block of North Mulberry Street.
Upon their arrival, the officers made entry into the residence and located a single female victim.… Read full story