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Published: Monday, November 06, 2017 @ 10:58 AM
HARRISON TWP. — Concrete barriers have been placed in front of The Harem, the latest move in the investigation into multiple illegal activities at the Harrison Twp. strip club.
PREVIOUS COVERAGE: Judge orders Harem nightclub to close for 1 year
On Oct. 31, a judge ordered The Harem to be closed for 12 months, after the Montgomery County Prosecutor’s Office requested, and was granted an injunction that declared the business a public nuisance. Montgomery County Prosecutor Mat Heck said previously his office will seek to permanently close the establishment.
Earlier, Heck’s office said criminal activity at the business at 5825 North Dixie Drive between January and September 2017 included prostitution, drug trafficking and trading of food stamps for drugs or sex.
Prosecutors said undercover agents witnessed multiple liquor violations, prostitution, and felony drug trafficking, including marijuana, methamphetamines, heroin, cocaine, fentanyl, carfentanil and Oxycodone.
11 people have been indicted on charges following a nine-month investigation initiated by the Ohio State Highway Patrol.
Published: Wednesday, April 18, 2018 @ 1:18 AM
Updated: Monday, April 23, 2018 @ 12:43 AM
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Published: Sunday, April 22, 2018 @ 11:19 PM
KETTERING — A service dog is missing after he ran off when the vehicle his owner was driving became involved in a crash in Kettering Friday morning.
Officials say Zeus the dog, and his owner, a Special Forces veteran, were involved in a two-vehicle crash that ended with their vehicle into a pole at the intersection of East Dorothy Lane and Shroyer Road.
Zeus ran from the crash that occurred just after 11 a.m. and has not been seen since.
His owner reportedly suffered a broken jaw as a result of the crash and allegedly will not seek medical treatment until his dog is found, community members said.
Signs about Zeus being missing, as well as articles of clothing, have been placed all around the Oakwood, Far Hills and Oak Knoll areas where he was last seen.
Community members looking for the missing dog urge others not to chase Zeus if you locate him, but rather call the local police department.
Published: Sunday, April 22, 2018 @ 10:04 PM
CLARK CO. — Two dogs died after a large barn fire occurred in the 2200 block of E. County Line Road Sunday evening, according to officials.
Crews were dispatched to the scene around 8:15 p.m. with reports that black smoke was showing and animals were inside, per initial reports.
The fire’s start remains under investigation and although damage estimates could not be confirmed at this time, the barn is a ‘total loss’, according to Moorefield Twp. fire personnel.
Only the animals were inside of the barn at the time of the fire.
German Twp. and Pleasant Twp. fire departments assisted Moorefield Twp. fire crews.
Published: Sunday, April 22, 2018 @ 4:57 AM
Updated: Sunday, April 22, 2018 @ 10:23 PM
— More clearing is expected overnight, Storm Center 7 Meteorologist Brett Collar said. It won’t be as cool tonight for most, temperatures dropping into the middle 40s.
Monday: After a dry start in the lower 50s, rain is expected to move in headed toward lunchtime. Highs will be in the lower 60s. Periods of rain are expected, but there will be some breaks, especially in the evening.
Tuesday: A few more scattered showers are expected. Highs will be in the upper 50s.
Wednesday: A pre-dawn shower is possible, otherwise it should be drying out. Highs will be in the lower 60s.
Thursday: Partly cloudy skies are expected with highs in the lower 60s.