Four people are dead in two separate accidents in Central Ohio. In Pataskala, investigators say a head-on collision on East Broad took three lives. One vehicle crossed the center line. Early this morning, the driver of a pick-up truck was killed when he slammed into a tree in a residential area south of Route 104 [...]
Escaped Inmate Captured In Fayette County
A man who eluded authorities for three days after escaping from a Fairfield county work camp is back in police custody.
The Fayette County Sheriff’s Office says 31-year-old Jeremiah Searles and two other people were arrested near Jeffersonville late Wednesday.
Searles was being held on several local charges and a deviant sexual assault charge from Missouri before he climbed a razor wire-covered fence at the Southeastern Correctional Institution outside Lancaster.
Authorities say they’re looking into whether a man charged with sexual assault should have been at the minimum-security facility.