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Published: Saturday, June 23, 2018 @ 9:00 AM
Updated: Saturday, June 23, 2018 @ 4:00 PM
DAYTON — PHOTOS: Images from the Air Show
VIDEO HIGHLIGHTS: F-22 Raptor takes over Dayton skies | Cincinnati’s Redline Aerobatic Team | Jet-powered WACO biplane | Tuskegee Airmen P-51C Mustang | Oracle biplane doesn’t believe in the laws of physics |
Saturday’s lineup of feature acts included: the Tuskegee Airmen, P-51 Mustang, U.S. Army Golden Knights, Vicky Benzing, B-17 Movie Memphis Belle, Redline, Sean Tucker, U.S. Air Force F-22 Raptor, U.S. Air Force Heritage Flight, CareFlight dedication, Tora Tora Tora, Jet Waco and the U.S. Navy Blue Angels.
3:35 p.m. U.S. Navy Blue Angels
The iconic U.S. Navy Blue Angels fly six F/A-18 Hornet fighter jets in a tightly choreographed, high-energy demonstration. The F-18 generators of their aircraft are made by GE Aviation in Vandalia.
2:55 p.m. Jet Waco
The Jack Link’s Beef Jerky “Screamin’ Sasquatch” Jet Waco is a highly modified 1929 Taperwing Waco that can fly vertically and has a loud roar to please the crowds.
2:40 p.m. Tora, Tora, Tora
This is the dramatic recreation of the Dec. 7, 1941, attack on Pearl Harbor.
2:30 p.m. CareFlight Dedication
CareFlight, the air-medical transport service, is celebrating 35 years of service by participating in the air show.
2:15 p.m. Heritage Flight
2 p.m. U.S. Air Force F-22 Raptor
This is a rare appearance in Dayton of the world’s most formidable stealth fighter, which can reach supersonic airspeeds of Mach 1.5 without using the afterburner.
1:47 p.m. Sean Tucker
Sean Tucker, who flies the Oracle biplane, is one of the world’s best aviators, is recognized as one of the Living Legends of Flight. Did you know he learned to fly to conquer a fear of flying? He serves as chairman of the Young Eagles Program and works with at-risk children through the Every Kid Can Fly program. He also offers the Sean D. Tucker Young Eagles Essay contest for a chance to win a flight with him ahead of the air show.
1:30 p.m. Redline Airshows
The Cincinnati-based aerobatic team returns to the Dayton skies with their formation flying.
1:20 p.m. B-17 Movie Memphis Belle
The movie Memphis Belle commemorates the real B-17 Memphis Belle Flying Fortress World War II heavy bomber.
1 p.m.: Vicky Benzing
The accomplished pilot, skydiver, aerobatic performer and air racer brings her high-energy and action-packed routine to Dayton for the first time.
12:30 p.m.: U.S. Army Golden Knights
The Golden Knights paratroopers, formed in 1959, last appeared in Dayton in 2015. They thrill spectators with intricate canopy work along with their etreme-precision skydiving formations and landings.
12:24 p.m.: P-51C Red Tail Mustang “Tuskegee Airmen” - Watch Here
The aircraft inspires spectators in the air as well as on the ground.
Noon: Redline Tease
The Cincinnati-based aerobatic team gives a hint of its performance to come.
Gates are open for today’s 2018 Vectren Dayton Air Show.
The first acts take to the skies at noon and fly through 4:15 p.m.
Today’s lineup of feature flying acts include: the Tuskegee Airmen, P-51 Mustang, U.S. Army Golden Knights, Vicky Benzing, B-17 Movie Memphis Belle, Redline, Sean Tucker, U.S. Air Force F-22 Raptor, U.S. Air Force Heritage Flight, CareFlight dedication, Tora Tora Tora, Jet Waco and the U.S. Navy Blue Angels.
Gates close at 6 p.m., and will be open again from 9 a.m. to 6 p.m. Sunday.
Published: Wednesday, July 18, 2018 @ 12:01 AM
Updated: Wednesday, July 18, 2018 @ 9:06 AM
PERRY TWP. — UPDATE @ 12:12 p.m.:
A part-time Enon police officer and another man were arrested Wednesday following a stabbing that left a woman in critical condition, records show.
Dwight Richard, 49, and Tyler Minton, 31, were arrested at the same address where the stabbing was reported and were booked into the Montgomery County Jail on suspicion of felonious assault. Formal charges in the case are still pending, records show.
Richard identifies himself as an off-duty police officer when he called 911 to report the stabbing.
“I’m an off-duty officer,” Richard said in the call to police.
In addition, he refers to himself a part-time officer with the Enon Police Department on his LinkedIn profile.
Enon Police Chief Lew Wilcox told this news organization he is unable to comment at this time.
The stabbing was reported in the 11000 block of Wolf Creek Pike around 11:30 p.m. Tuesday.
Richard told authorities the female victim was stabbed in the neck. The victim was transported to Miami Valley Hospital for treatment of her injuries, police said.
Richard asked Minton not to shoot him.
“Tyler please don’t shoot me,” Richard said on the 911 call. “I love you please don’t”
Richard tells the dispatcher there were multiple guns in the house and that he was about 100 yards behind the property when police arrived.
“I’ve gone out back because I think he has a weapon,” Richard said. “There are multiple firearms in the house and I believe he has one.”
Police have not said what roles Richard and Minton had in the stabbing. Both men were in the Montgomery County Jail at noon Wednesday on pending charges.
UPDATE @ 9:25 a.m.:
Two men are in custody after a woman was critically injured in a stabbing on Wolf Creek Pike in Perry Twp. late Tuesday, according to investigators.
The victim was taken to Miami Valley Hospital following the stabbing in the 11000 block of Wolf Creek around 11:30 p.m.
Tyler Minton, 31, and Dwight Richard, 49, were arrested at the same address where the stabbing was reported and were booked into the Montgomery County Jail on suspicion of felonious assault. Formal charges in the case are still pending, records show.
The Ohio Bureau of Criminal Investigation was called to assist in the investigation.
Police said the stabbing was an isolated incident, however did not disclose the circumstances that led to the violence.
UPDATE @ 9 a.m.:
Police are still on scene of a reported stabbing from late Tuesday in Perry Twp.
Evidence markers are in the road and the driveway of a two-story white house in the 11000 block of Wolf Creek Pike.
Wolf Creek Pike is currently closed, according to our crew on scene.
Police were dispatched on a report of a stabbing around 11:35 p.m.
We are working to learn more on this developing story and will update this page as information becomes available.
INITIAL REPORT (Tuesday):
Crews responded to South Wolf Creek Pike on a reported stabbing late Tuesday.
OTHER LOCAL NEWS: Shooting in Greene County leaves one dead
Initial reports indicate a person was possibly stabbed in the 11000 block around 11:35 p.m.
The condition of the victim was not immediately available.
Published: Wednesday, July 18, 2018 @ 1:08 PM
DAYTON — A Dayton man was arrested Tuesday after he crashed a vehicle into a dumpster and attempted to flee the scene, according to a Dayton police report.
Eli D. Price, 37, was reportedly arrested on a warrant for trespassing along with suspicion of drug possession, illegal occupancy of a public place, unauthorized use of a vehicle and probation violation, according to Miami Valley Jail records. He is awaiting court action and a parole hearing for his charges.
According to the report, Price crashed into a construction dumpster on West Fourth Street around 8:45 a.m. Tuesday. He was then apprehended by a Sinclair officer while he attempted to flee the crash scene on foot. He had been driving the vehicle without a license, read the report.
Published: Wednesday, July 18, 2018 @ 3:37 AM
Updated: Wednesday, July 18, 2018 @ 6:28 AM
TODAY: Sunny skies continue this afternoon along with comfortably warm temperatures. Highs today rise to the lower 80s. There will be a very high UV index, so as always, wearing protective clothing and sunblock is suggested. Later tonight a few high clouds may move through, but staying dry. Another cool night with lows around 60 degrees.
THURSDAY: Another beautiful morning with it being quiet and cool. Sunny skies for the afternoon as temperatures climb to the middle 80s. Clouds increase at night.
FRIDAY: Warm and muggy conditions return with highs in the low 80s. Scattered showers and storms develop and we could see stronger winds and heavy rain towards evening.
SATURDAY: Muggy with more active weather for the day. It’ll be partly to mostly cloudy as highs peak in the low 80s. Some afternoon showers and storms redevelop, but activity will taper off at night.
SUNDAY: Some dry time early with partly to mostly cloudy skies. Scattered showers and storms redevelop again in the late afternoon/evening. High reach near 80 degrees.
Published: Wednesday, July 18, 2018 @ 11:41 AM
DAYTON — A woman who believed her neighborhood was overrun with cats put kittens into her garbage can, according to a Dayton police report.
An officer was dispatched to the 500 block of Lone Pine Lane around 10:55 p.m. Tuesday on a report of kittens being placed in a trash can.
The officer made contact with a Lone Pine resident about the kittens and the woman said she was the person who put them in the garbage, read the report.
The woman reportedly claimed that the neighborhood was overrun with cats.
She found the kittens in her yard and said the mother cat already had more than three litters, according to the report.
The woman showed the officer the garbage can, where the kittens were reportedly in a plastic bag covered in grass clippings and leaves.
The officers reported being able to hear the kittens from inside the bag.
He removed three kittens from the bag and placed them in his cruiser, according to the report.
The officer reported that the woman showed possible signs of mental instability and was confused as to why anyone would care about cats.