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Body Found In Pond Believed To Be Man Missing Since 2005

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Anthony "Tony Luzio was 25 years old when he went missing in July 2005 after leaving a holiday party.
7:26AM
October 22, 2014

Authorities in Delaware County say a body in a car pulled from a pond is believed to be Tony Luzio, who went missing after leaving a party nearly a decade ago.

Driver Sentenced To 30 Months After Marine’s Death

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Driver of hit-and-run fatality is sentenced to 30 months in prison.
10:42AM
October
21, 2014

An Ohio driver has been sentenced to 30 months in prison after a hit-and-run crash killed a U.S. Marine from Virginia.

Ohio Statehouse Rally Protests Wal-Mart Shooting

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John Crawford III was fatally shot by police inside a Beavercreek Walmart store.
5:38PM
October
18, 2014

A student group led a protest outside Ohio’s Statehouse as it pushes for more action in the fatal shooting of a man in a suburban Dayton Wal-Mart store.

Authorities: Columbus Woman Lied About Ebola To Get Treatment

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Crews responded to the home on Champion Avenue while wearing protective gear similar to these full-bodysuits.
7:56AM
October
17, 2014

Authorities say a south Columbus woman who told authorities she was experiencing Ebola-like symptoms after returning from West Africa made up the story to get faster treatment.

DeWine Aide Failed To Report Harassment

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An aide to Ohio Attorney General MIke DeWine allegedly failed to report threat.
3:15PM
October 16, 2014

An investigation of Attorney General Mike DeWine’s office last year determined DeWine’s then-employment law chief knew about but failed to report a threat against a female employee.

Jury Convicts Ohio Judge On 1 Count

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A Hamilton County jury today convicted a juvenile judge of one count of unlawful interest in a public contract.
2:10PM
October
14, 2014

A jury in southwest Ohio has convicted a suspended juvenile court judge on a single felony count, but has hung on eight others.

Central Ohio Man Dies After Being Hit By Car

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10:53AM
October
14, 2014

Police in Columbus say a man injured by a late-night hit-and-run driver on East Broad Street earlier this month has died.

Ohio Inmates Doing Less Community Service

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12:20PM
October
13, 2014

A new report says Ohio prison inmates are performing less community service.

2 Robbery Suspects Killed In Columbus Police Confrontation

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7:28PM
October
11, 2014

Two robbery suspects are dead and two others have been taken into custody after a police-involved shooting on Columbus’ southeast side. Authorities say police were staking out a Dollar General on Alum Creek Drive around 8:45 p.m. Friday, after a series of recent robberies. Police say they saw two suspects enter and hold up a [...]

Columbus Woman Attacked On Trail At Far East Columbus Park

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Columbus police are searching for a suspect who attacked a woman as she hiked along the Blacklick Creek Greenway Trail on the far-east side.
11:39AM
October 9, 2014

A central Ohio woman told police she was dragged into the bushes off a walking trail, sexually assaulted and set on fire.