Monday, November 12, 2018

Ohio News

Bomb squad called in for package at Lima Meijer

LIMA, Ohio (WOWO): A Meijer in northwest Ohio was evacuated Sunday night due to a suspicious package. The Allen County Department of Homeland Security and...

California smoke reaches region

FORT WAYNE, Ind. (WOWO): That burning odor you've been smelling outside lately? That might be California. ABC 21 Meteorologist Matt Leach says smoke from the wildfires...

Two arrested on separate warrants out of Paulding, Ohio

PAULDING COUNTY, Ohio (WOWO) - Two people were arrested Friday afternoon after a warrant on indictment was issued by the Paulding County Sheriff's Office. The...

Seven arrested in human trafficking violation, two from Fort Wayne

DEFIANCE COUNTY, Ohio (WOWO) - Seven people, including two from Fort Wayne, were arrested Friday after police broke up a human trafficking operation. The Defiance...

Ohio man steals car, police pursuit results in crash

MERCER COUNTY, Ohio (WOWO) - A Toledo, Ohio man has been arrested following a police pursuit that resulted in a crash. Around 10:05 a.m. Friday,...

Man who admitted to fatal shooting of grandson dies

PAULDING COUNTY, Ohio (WOWO): A 73-year-old Paulding County man who was arrested for the fatal shooting of his own grandson has died. William Miller II was...

Man arrested for impersonating a police officer in Celina, Ohio

CELINA, Ohio (WOWO) - Celina police arrested a man claiming to work for the police department Friday. Police received reports of a suspicious man displaying...

Motor vehicle crashes leading cause of death in Ohio teens

OHIO, (WOWO) - Teen drivers remain one of Ohio's most at-risk groups, according to the Ohio State Highway Patrol. Motor vehicle crashes are the leading...

Defiance man charged in shooting death of Cecil resident

PAULDING COUNTY, Ohio (WOWO): An arrest has been made in the fatal shooting for a 60-year-old man from Cecil, Ohio. According to the Paulding County...

Active death investigation in Paulding, Ohio, suspects at large

PAULDING, Ohio (WOWO) - An active death investigation is taking place in Paulding, Ohio. Police were dispatched to a home in the 11000 block of...

Bob Evans Farms recalls 47,000 pounds of pork sausage links, may contain plastic

XENIA, Ohio (AP) — The Agriculture Department says Bob Evans Farms is recalling nearly 47,000 pounds of pork sausage links because it might contain...

GM recalling over 1-million trucks, SUVs

DETROIT (AP): General Motors is recalling more than a million big pickup trucks and SUVs in the U.S. because of power-assisted steering problems that...

2018 D.A.R.E. Fishing Derby to benefit Van Wert County’s D.A.R.E. program

VAN WERT COUNTY, Ohio (WOWO) - Van Wert County Sheriff Thomas Riggenbach released the dates for the 2018 D.A.R.E. Fishing Derby. The 13th bi-annual event...

Kroger to phase out plastic bags at all stores

CINCINNATI (AP) - The nation's largest grocery chain will be plastic-bag free at all of its nearly 2,800 stores by 2025. Kroger Co., which orders...

Space heaters recalled after deadly fire

FORT WAYNE, Ind. (WOWO): A type of space heater is being recalled after a fire that killed a Minnesota man last year. The Consumer Product...

US House rivals in Ohio deadlocked, but regrouping for fall

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) - It's rare that two candidates for a coveted open congressional seat get a do-over. But for campaigns, party strategists and outside...

One killed in Van Wert County crash

VAN WERT COUNTY, Ohio (WOWO): The Ohio State Highway Patrol is investigating after a man was killed in a fatal crash Friday afternoon. Officers say...

Ohio GOP governor blasts Trump trade policy hurting farmers

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) - Ohio's Republican governor is blasting President Donald Trump's tariff battles, which have left some farmers at the annual Ohio State...

Two killed in three-vehicle crash

DEFIANCE, Ohio (WOWO): Two people from Defiance were killed in a three-vehicle crash yesterday afternoon. The Defiance Post of the Ohio State Highway Patrol says...

Celina man charged with nudity on County bike path

CELINA, Ohio (WOWO): A man who was allegedly spotted walking and cycling, while nude, along a bike trail in Mercer County has been arrested. 23-year-old...

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