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Lawyers lay out Miami County murder case

UPDATE @ 11:25 p.m. (July 28): A Bethel Twp. man known for being a good friend ended up dead because of his kindness, Miami County prosecutors said in their opening statements. Frank Bowen, 25, of Tipp City, went on trial in Miami County Common Pleas Court on four felony charges ...

Teen charged in fatal rollover crash placed on house arrest

A 17-year-old girl who was the driver of a vehicle in a fatal rollover crash in Carlisle May 1, was released from the Warren County Juvenile Detention Center late Tuesday afternoon following a detention hearing.Tuesday’s hearing was a continuation of last week’s detention hearing, when the girl submitted pleas of ...

Franklin Councilman Carl Bray pleaded not guilty Tuesday, July 28, 2015, in Franklin Municipal Court to a criminal trespassing charge, a fourth-degree misdemeanor. GREG LYNCH/STAFF

Councilman pleads not guilty to criminal trespassing

City Councilman Carl Bray pleaded not guilty to a criminal trespass charge Tuesday in Franklin Municipal Court and was released on his own recognizance.Bray was arrested Monday night after he entered a rental property he owns in the 6500 block of Ohio 123 without the tenants permission. Bray maintains he ...

Clark County court investigating incident with teen, probation officer

Springfield Police and the Clark County Juvenile Court are investigating an incident Monday on North Fountain Avenue involving a 16-year-old boy and his probation officer. The family of Kaeleb Temple has posted a cell phone video of the incident to social media and has accused the officer of excessive force. ...

Dayton police were dispatched to a shooting in the 1800 block of Ravenwood Avenue on Monday afternoon, July 27, 2015, that sent two people to a hospital. (Jim Noelker/Staff)

Police: Brothers shot each other on Ravenwood Ave.

UPDATE @ 11 a.m. July 28: According to the police report, the two involved in the double-shooting are brothers. They are identified as Isaac Raymond Buckley, 43, and Lucius Buckley, 35.Lucius Buckley told police the two have been “feuding for the last few weeks,” according to the report. No reason ...

Red light camera appeal heard today

The arguments for and against red light cameras were heard today in the Second District Court in Downtown Dayton.WHIO’s Jessica Heffner was the only reporter there to cover this important story that affects every driver in our area. See her report as our top story at 6 p.m.

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Police in Riverside seek Lottery thief’s ID

Police in Riverside hope someone can identify a man suspected of stealing scratch-off lottery tickets.The unidentified male stole the tickets from carry-out stores in Riverside and Huber Heights on July 28.Police released a surveillance image of the man in hopes that someone can identify him.To provide a tip, call Riverside ...

Burglars caught on video in Trotwood

Police in Trotwood are asking for the public’s help in identifying two burglars who set off a residential alarm earlier this month. The department released surveillance video that shows two males prying and kicking in the backdoor of a home, which set set off a security alarm and scared off ...

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Man tasered three times during Danner Ave. arrest

A man who refused to comply with police demands to exit his vehicle was tasered and arrested Monday about 8 p.m. on Danner Avenue, according to a Dayton police report.James Norris Page, was booked into Montgomery County jail Monday evening. He’d been pulled over for failing to signal a lane ...

 Two sought in Rut’s Drive-Thru robbery

Police are looking for two males who robbed a local drive-thru at gunpoint about midnight Sunday, according to a police report.The aggravated robbery occurred at Rut’s Drive-thru, 32 N. James H. McGee Blvd.The owner told police that there were no customers at the time, when two young men, between 17 ...

 Taco Bell gunman indicted for robbery

UPDATE @ 12:30 p.m. (July 28):A Springfield man who was last week captured during an attempted robbery of a local Taco Bell thanks to the calls of a witness who had locked herself in the restaurant’s bathroom for safety was indicted Monday by a Clark County grand jury.Donald Eugene Williams, ...

Video shows Florida officer throwing peanuts at homeless man

A police officer was caught on video tossing peanuts into a homeless inmate’s mouth as he was being booked into the Sarasota County, Florida, jail, the Herald Tribune reports. Randy Miller, 44, can be seen trying to pick up the peanuts from the ground after he missed them with his ...

A Norfolk & Southern train roars through downtown Middletown, near the intersection of Central Avenue and University Boulevard Tuesday, May 19, 2009. File photo by Gary Stelzer

Man hit by train charged with intoxication

A Middletown man was charged with disorderly conduct to wit intoxication after he was struck by a train last week.Jacob Wendt, of Fernwood Street, was found lying underneath the front of the train near the area of University Boulevard and Nelbar Street at 2:42 a.m. July 24, according to Middletown ...

Hermiston Avenue, Riverside (Jarod Thrush/Staff)

Police catch armed robbery suspect in Riverside

UPDATE @ 10:30 a.m. July 28: The man arrested is James A. Taft, 48. He remains in Montgomery County Jail and will be court Tuesday afternoon to face the judge.FIRST REPORTAn armed robbery suspect who tried to flee from police in a stolen work truck was arrested this morning in ...

Youngest prisoners when convicted, 1 of 2 killers released after 16 years

One of two of the country's youngest convicted killers was released from a Florida prison Tuesday morning, according to the South Bay Correctional Facility. Curtis and Catherine Jones were 12 and 13 years old when they killed their father’s girlfriend, Sonya Speights. Investigators said they confessed to wanting to first ...

Clerk injured during armed robbery attempt

Deputies in Harrison Township are investigating an armed robbery at the Sunoco station on Needmore Road early Tuesday morning.Units were dispatched to the gas station at 2001 Needmore Road around 12:30 a.m. when a man displayed a handgun and demanded cash from a clerk.According to a release, a struggle ensued ...

2 jailed in Dayton North Delmar Ave. slaying

UPDATE @ 10:10 p.m. (July 27): Both men indicted in the July 7 fatal shooting of 19-year-old Damarcus Buress, at East Third Street and North Delmar Avenue, are now in jail. Carlos Craig, 19, is accused of shooting Buress using a firearm that Robert Gilmore Jr., 35, provided him, Montgomery ...

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Sheriff’s office begins diversity training

The Montgomery County Sheriff’s Office on Monday began three weeks of mandatory diversity training in the aftermath of the firing of two deputies who sent what the sheriff said were racist texts. Eric Ellis, of the Integrity Development Corporation, is delivering the diversity training. The program is titled “Building A ...

Man killed by escort was likely a serial killer, police say

A man killed by an escort in self-defense may have been a serial killer, police said last week. Neal Falls showed up at the home of a woman who asked to be identified only as Heather after responding to an online ad, police said. When Falls entered Heather’s home, he ...

Central State police officer arrested for OVI

A Central State University police officer was arrested and charged with OVI, having a weapon while intoxicated and other related charges at a Bethel Twp. bar early Sunday. According to a Clark County Sheriff’s Office report, a deputy observed Jacob Sharrett, 26, do a “burn out” with his 2009 Chevy ...

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