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Woman Stabbed Boyfriend For Eating All Her Salsa: Police

The Huffington Post | David Moye | Posted 03.30.2015 | Weird News

Phyllis Jefferson's temper may be as hot as her salsa. Police in Akron, Ohio, said Jefferson, 50, allegedly stabbed her boyfriend in the groin with...

Mom Allegedly Allowed Drug Dealer To Rape Daughter In Return For Heroin

The Huffington Post | David Moye | Posted 03.26.2015 | Crime

An Ohio mom accused of providing her 11-year-old daughter to a drug dealer for sex in exchange for heroin pleaded not guilty today. April Corcoran,...

Judge To Walmart Shoplifter: Write A Letter To Your Kids!

Associated Press | Posted 01.02.2015 | Crime

LOGAN, Ohio (AP) — An Ohio woman who had her children help her shoplift from a Wal-Mart has been ordered to write them a letter explaining what she ...

2015 Is Off To A Violent Start

Huffington Post | David Lohr | Posted 01.01.2015 | Crime

While millions of merrymakers around the country welcomed in the new year, police around the U.S. were busy responding to numerous reports of criminal...

Missing Maryland Toddler's Body Found In Ohio Creek

Reuters | Brendan O'Brien | Posted 01.01.2015 | Crime

(Reuters) - The body of a missing 14-month-old Maryland boy was found on Wednesday in a central Ohio creek after his mother claimed she had abandoned ...

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Missing Pregnant Woman 'Was Happy' Before She Disappeared: Grandmother

HuffingtonPost.com | David Lohr | Posted 06.24.2015 | Crime

Authorities in Ohio are searching for clues in the disappearance of a young woman who disappeared after telling her family she was pregnant. Shasta...

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Wanted Woman Arrested After Demanding Police Remove Unflattering Facebook Photo

HuffingtonPost.com | David Lohr | Posted 10.07.2014 | Crime

Ohio Police say a woman was so upset by the unflattering photo detectives posted to Facebook that she called them and demanded that it be removed, lea...

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Daughter Of Missing College Professor Pleads For His Safe Return

HuffingtonPost.com | David Lohr | Posted 09.02.2014 | Crime

The daughter of a missing Ohio college professor is pleading for information about her father, whom she says vanished two weeks ago under mysterious c...

Ohio Woman Sent To Prison For School Outburst

Associated Press | Posted 08.21.2014 | Crime

AKRON, Ohio (AP) -- An Ohio woman has been sentenced to more than a year in prison for assaulting a teacher, principal and cafeteria worker at her son...

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Missing Ohio Teen Found Safe Near Erie, Pennsylvania

HuffingtonPost.com | David Lohr | Posted 07.07.2014 | Crime

ANDOVER, Ohio -- Authorities in Ashtabula County, Ohio say a 15-year-old boy who went missing over the weekend while camping with his family has been ...

Attorney Allegedly Raped Woman Who Refused Sex With Judge

The Huffington Post | Steven Hoffer | Posted 06.18.2014 | Crime

An Ohio attorney is accused of raping a woman in a courthouse conference room after she refused to have sex with a judge. Columbus-based criminal d...

Ex-Con Slaughtered Father With Machete: Cops

The Huffington Post | Steven Hoffer | Posted 05.31.2014 | Crime

An Ohio man who once served 11 months for assault is accused of chopping up his dad with a machete. Police in Heath say Adam Runyons Jr., 32, calle...

Missing Ohio College Student Found Dead

The Huffington Post | David Lohr | Posted 05.27.2014 | Crime

An Ohio college student, who vanished after leaving his apartment, has been found dead in a vacant building, authorities said. According to Cincinn...

Surveillance Video Shows Missing Ohio College Student

David Lohr | Posted 05.22.2014 | Crime

Authorities say they have surveillance video that they believe shows missing Ohio college student Brogan Dulle walking near his apartment on the morni...

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Family Of Missing Student: 'Someone Out There Knows Something'

HuffingtonPost.com | David Lohr | Posted 05.21.2014 | Crime

Authorities in Ohio are searching for a missing college student who disappeared early Sunday after leaving his apartment to retrieve a lost cellphone....

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Teen Jailed 13 Days ... Over A Pocketknife

HuffingtonPost.com | David Lohr | Posted 03.10.2014 | Crime

A high school senior in Ohio is facing felony charges after officials at the technical school he was attending for firefighter training searched his v...

Murder-Suicide Leaves 4 Family Members Dead

Reuters | Posted 04.08.2014 | Crime

Feb 6 (Reuters) - A 68-year-old man killed his wife, daughter and 15-year-old granddaughter in a triple murder-suicide in a rural swath of northwest...

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Brother Of Slain War Veteran Says Apology Won't End Family's 'Nightmare'

HuffingtonPost.com | David Lohr | Posted 01.25.2014 | Crime

As hunting accidents go, the death of Larry Bradley in Ohio's Gallia County was strange in and of itself. However, the case became all the more bizarr...

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New Search For Teen Missing 18 Years

HuffingtonPost.com | David Lohr | Posted 03.27.2014 | Crime

Hopes of closing an 18-year-old Ohio cold case have been temporarily dashed after authorities in Cleveland failed to find new clues while searching a ...

Mom Convicted Of Microwaving Baby Wants New Trial

David Lohr | Posted 09.19.2013 | Crime

The odds are against her, but the Ohio woman convicted of killing her baby daughter by cooking her in a microwave oven has filed a motion for a new tr...

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Ohio Preschool Teacher Accused Of Taking Sexually Explicit Photos Of Children, Dog

HuffingtonPost.com | David Lohr | Posted 08.26.2013 | Crime

An Ohio preschool teacher has been charged in connection with a child pornography case after investigators allegedly found sexually explicit images of...

WATCH: Greatest Sobriety Test Fail Ever?

The Huffington Post | David Moye | Posted 08.09.2013 | Weird News

Some people who get pulled over for drunk driving try to give the officers a song and dance. Dale Bentley just tried dancing. Police in Gahanna,...

Dad Allegedly Scalps Baby While Assaulting Wife

Posted 06.11.2013 | Crime

An Ohio father ripped off part of his infant son's scalp while fighting with his wife. The baby's mother told investigators that Kodi Weatherspoon,...

WATCH: Missing Women's Families Shared Hopes In 2009

OWN | Posted 05.09.2013 | OWN

In October 2009, "The Oprah Winfrey Show" featured the stories of three young Cleveland, Ohio, girls who had disappeared within blocks of one another ...

Sexually Abused Kidnap Victims Kept In 'Ropes And Chains': Police

Posted 05.08.2013 | Crime

The three kidnapped women who endured a decade inside a rundown Cleveland home were bound by ropes and chains and rarely let outside, according to Cle...