Saturday, June 24, 2017

Ohio News

Indiana woman indicted in Williams County Fatal Hit-Skip

DEFIANCE, Ohio (WOWO): A Butler woman has been indicted for a fatal hit-and-run crash that happened last February in Williams County.23-year-old Cassandra Stickney has been...

US student freed by North Korea in a coma has died at 22

CINCINNATI (AP) — Otto Warmbier, an American college student who was released by North Korea in a coma last week, died Monday afternoon. He...

Mercer County police issue update on human remains discovery

MERCER COUNTY, Ohio (WOWO): Police in Mercer County, Ohio continue to investigate human remains that were found almost a year and a half ago...

Nearly 23,000 pounds of beef recalled due to E. coli

INDIANA (WOWO): Almost 23,000 pounds of raw ground beef and beef "primal cut" products are being recalled due to possibly being contaminated with E....

Ohio issues medical marijuana licenses this June

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) - Ohio officials are expecting a flood of applications for medical marijuana grower licenses.The Dayton Daily News reports applications for large...

Celina woman killed in one-vehicle crash

MERCER COUNTY, Ind. (WOWO): A 52-year-old Celina woman was killed in a crash that happened in Mercer County.The Mercer County Sheriff's Office says Alice...

Congressional redistricting in Ohio takes another step ahead

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP): A proposed constitutional amendment that would change the way Ohio draws congressional districts has cleared another hurdle on its way to...

Fleeing suspect strips naked, crashes multiple times

MERCER COUNTY, Ohio (WOWO): Police officers from several different agencies had to come together to stop a fleeing suspect Tuesday.Police say 41-year-old Mitchell Mullins...

Police: Man on his way to Cedar Point arrested after 120 mph chase

VERMILION, Ohio (AP) - Police say thrill seekers heading to an Ohio amusement park were arrested after leading officers on a 120 mph chase.Vermilion...

Possible tornado prompts State of Emergency in Paulding Co.

PAULDING COUNTY, OH. (WOWO): Paulding County, Ohio commissioners declared a State of Emergency Thursday night, after a possible tornado and strong straight line winds...

One killed in fatal Van Wert crash

VAN WERT COUNTY, Ohio (WOWO): One woman is dead and five others are in critical condition after a head-on crash that happened Sunday morning...

Fiat Chrysler recall: pickup air bags, belts may be disabled

AUBURN HILLS, Mich. (AP): Fiat Chrysler is recalling approximately 1 million trucks in North America due to a software glitch that could prevent side...

Man denied parole again for teen’s 1990 killing

LIMA, Ohio (AP): A man whose death sentence for an Ohio teenager's slaying was overturned based on a misplaced word in an indictment has...

Flood Warnings issued for area rivers

FORT WAYNE, Ind. (WOWO): The National Weather Service of Northern Indiana has issued flood warnings for rivers in northeast Indiana and northwest Ohio.Due to...

One man in custody, another in the hospital after Van Wert Co. shooting

VAN WERT COUNTY, Ohio. (WOWO): One man is in custody and another is in the hospital after a shooting in Van Wert County.Officers with...

Van Wert City Schools preparing for visit by Education Secretary Betsy DeVos

VAN WERT, Ohio (AP) - Education Secretary Betsy DeVos is set to visit a public school in Ohio with the president of a national...

UPDATE: Videos show desperation of suspect in Facebook video killing

CLEVELAND (AP) - A multistate manhunt for the suspect in a random killing that Cleveland police say he recorded and posted to Facebook is...

The Latest: Facebook murder suspect could be anywhere

CLEVELAND (AP) _ The Latest on a fatal shooting captured on video and later shared on Facebook (all times local):9:30 a.m.Authorities on the hunt...

Ohio’s 20-week abortion ban in effect, unchallenged in court

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) _ A new law banning abortions after 20 weeks' gestation has taken effect in Ohio as anti-abortion activists plan further efforts...

(UPDATE) Police say infant found safe in Indiana

UPDATE: James Ramey has been arrested in Rochester, Indiana. Winston Ramey and his stepmother were found with James Ramey. They are safe, according to...

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