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Social worker: Baby has skull fracture, ‘multiple healing rib fractures’

Published: Thursday, February 08, 2018 @ 10:50 AM
Updated: Thursday, February 08, 2018 @ 1:34 PM

Investigators from the Warren County Sheriff’s office are looking into how a baby was injured Wednesday night at the Shadow Lake Mobile Home Village. Pictured is the mobile home park in 2014. STAFF PHOTO
Investigators from the Warren County Sheriff’s office are looking into how a baby was injured Wednesday night at the Shadow Lake Mobile Home Village. Pictured is the mobile home park in 2014. STAFF PHOTO

Investigators from the Warren County Sheriff’s office are seeking to learn more about how a baby was injured on Wednesday night in a mobile home park.

At 10:55 p.m., emergency radio communications indicated a 7-month-old boy was taken from the Shadow Lake Mobile Home Village to Cincinnati Children’s Medical Center with a possible skull fracture.

“He has a skull fracture as well as multiple healing rib fractures,” a social worker told a 911 operator.

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This morning, Chief Deputy Barry Riley said the case was the subject of “a very active investigation,” but declined to provide any additional information.

The mobile home park is east of Interstate 75 and west Ohio 741 in Turtlecreek Twp.

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We will provide you updates as the investigation progresses.

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Police: Suspected ice cream eating burglar causes Kettering school lockdown

Published: Thursday, May 24, 2018 @ 2:52 PM

Suspected ice cream eating burglar causes Kettering school lockdown

A man who was suspected of breaking into a Kettering home early Thursday morning and eating the victims’ ice cream was later arrested after causing a school lockdown, according to police.

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Around 1 a.m. Thursday, Kettering police responded to a home in the first block of Abbott Drive after the occupants found a man inside their home, according to a police incident report. 

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“(The occupants) woke up to find (the) suspect in their residence eating ice cream, going through their personal items, and fled the scene, leaving his clothing behind,” the report said. 

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The man was able to flee on foot, taking a victim’s wallet, but left behind his shoes, jeans, and hat, police said. 

Around 9 a.m., administrators at Greenmont Elementary School in Kettering initiated a lockdown after receiving a report of a suspicious person on school property, a Kettering police spokesman said. 

“Officers responded and after a search of the area, located the subject near Smithville and Watervliet (roads),” the spokesman said. 

The man, later identified as Jonathan Jacob Hazelbaker, 23, was arrested for an outstanding warrant for his arrest and booked into the Kettering City Jail. 

The school returned to normal activities after Hazelbaker was taken into custody, police said. 

Hazelbaker, who hasn’t been charged in connection to the break-in, was later booked into the Greene County Jail, where he’s being held on $20,000 bond, online records show.

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Registered sex offenders get surprise visit from deputies

Published: Thursday, May 24, 2018 @ 11:02 PM
Updated: Thursday, May 24, 2018 @ 11:02 PM


            Butler County sheriff’s deputies spent Thursday verifying the addresses of registered sex offenders in the county.
Butler County sheriff’s deputies spent Thursday verifying the addresses of registered sex offenders in the county.

Butler County sheriff’s deputies spent Thursday verifying the addresses of registered sex offenders in the county.

Beginning at 9 a.m., 15 teams of deputies began the annual verification operation of nearly 500 registered sex offenders.

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Periodic spot checks of offenders are conducted throughout the year, but mass verification is conducted annually.

“This operation is vital to keep the people in this community safe by keeping track of where these sex offenders are. If they are not following the orders of the court, they go to jail. It’s that simple,” said Butler County Sheriff Richard Jones.

For more information about Butler County registered sex offenders, log into www.butlersheriff.org and click “SORN” at the top of the page. You can check to see if any offenders are living near your residence as well as register to be notified if anyone moves near you.

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Marijuana seized in bust at Riverside Speedway station

Published: Thursday, May 24, 2018 @ 10:24 AM

Robert Will
MONTGOMERY COUNTY JAIL
Robert Will(MONTGOMERY COUNTY JAIL)

A 50-year-old man was arrested at Speedway on Burkhardt Road after police responded to the station and found a man unresponsive in a vehicle by the gas pumps and found suspected marijuana, police said.

Robert Will was taken into custody and transported to the Montgomery County Jail on suspicion of felony drug possession, according to Riverside police. 

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Officers responded to the station around 3:15 a.m. Thursday. 

When officers approached Will, they noticed the smell of alcohol and “the heavy smell of marijuana coming from the car,” according to a prepared statement from the department. 

Police seized more than 3,000 grams of marijuana, oils used for vaping and approximately $1,900 in cash, police said.

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Trotwood police seek help finding critical missing teen girl

Published: Thursday, May 24, 2018 @ 6:57 PM

Taylor Waulk
Taylor Waulk

The Trotwood Police Department is seeking the public’s help to find a 16-year-old girl who they say may be in need of medical attention.

Taylor Waulk was last seen Tuesday, police said.

She stands 5 feet, 4 inches, weighs 177 pounds and has brown hair and hazel eyes.

Anyone with information regarding her whereabouts is urged to call the Montgomery County Regional Dispatch Center, 937-837-7777, or 937-225-HELP (4357).

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