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Ohio woman sells sex with her daughters for drug money

Published: Sunday, February 11, 2018 @ 4:10 PM

Ohio mom admits to sex trafficking her young daughters

An Ohio woman admitted she let a man sexually assault her daughters in exchange for money to feed her drug habit.

The 39-year-old woman pleaded guilty Friday in Allen County in western Ohio multiple charges, including complicity to attempted rape, compelling prostitution, child pornography and trafficking, the Lima News reported.

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Her daughters were 12 and 15 when they were sexually assaulted over a yearlong period starting in 2014. The man who assaulted the girls is serving 30 years in prison for attempted rape and gross sexual imposition.

The mother is not being identified to protect her daughters’ identities.

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According to court documents, the man sexually assaulted the 12-year-old and told the 15-year-old that he’d continue to have sex with the younger girl unless she submitted to him.

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Police: Shots fired after traffic stop in Kettering, person taken to hospital

Published: Thursday, June 21, 2018 @ 9:00 PM
Updated: Thursday, June 21, 2018 @ 9:15 PM


UPDATE @ 9:50 p.m.

A Kettering police officer confirmed there were “shots fired” after a traffic stop and that a person, not the officer, was taken to a local hospital for treatment.


Police issued a “Signal 99” tonight for an officer in need of assistance.

According to initial reports, a shot was fired.

There is a heavy police presence in the area of Smithville and Patterson roads in Kettering, and those streets are now blocked.

We have a crew on the way and will update this report.

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Miamisburg City Council to meet with Teamsters for tentative contract agreement

Published: Thursday, June 21, 2018 @ 7:54 PM

Miamisburg City Council has scheduled a meeting for Friday morning when the city manager is to enter into a contract agreement with Teamsters Local No. 957.

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According to the notice released Thursday afternoon and signed by Mayor Richard Church Jr., the city and the union have reached a tentative agreement. The council declared emergency, meaning the contract will take effect immediately. 

The city and its largest union have been in contract renegotiations since last year, with multiple attempts going unsuccessful. 

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The city’s contracts with its police unions began January 1 of last year. The patrol officers’ union deal expires at the end of 2018, and the sergeants’ agreement at the end of 2019.

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Owner of car in fatal Trotwood hit-and-run crash indicted on unrelated drug charges

Published: Thursday, June 21, 2018 @ 5:28 PM

Jamar Edward Hill

A 27-year-old man whose car was involved in a fatal hit-and-run crash in Trotwood in January was indicted again today, this time on drug charges unrelated to the crash.

Jamar Edward Hill of Trotwood is charged with two counts of aggravated trafficking in drugs, two counts of aggravated possession of drugs and two counts of possession of cocaine, according to a Montgomery County grand jury report.

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According to the indictment, the drugs involved are fentanyl and cocaine.

Hill has been held in the Montgomery County Jail since his June 13 arrest. 

He was indicted June 11 for tampering with evidence stemming from the Jan. 18 traffic death of a pedestrian, 40-year-old Nathan Hairston, in the 4800 block of Free Pike in Trotwood. He pleaded not guilty to the charge in Montgomery County Common Pleas Court. It is not known who was driving the vehicle at the time of the crash.

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Hill is scheduled to be arraigned Tuesday on the latest charges, according to court documents. 

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Suspect in custody after shot fired in Miami County

Published: Thursday, June 21, 2018 @ 7:08 PM
Updated: Thursday, June 21, 2018 @ 7:25 PM


A man accused of firing his gun is facing an inducing panic charge.

Deputies were dispatched around 6:45 p.m. to a report of a shot fired in the 700 block of County Road 25A north of Troy, according to the Miami County Sheriff’s Office.

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There were no report of injuries, but County Road 25A was briefly blocked at Lytle Road.

The name of the man taken into custody was not immediately released, but he is being booked into the Miami County Jail.

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