WOSU News Archives For: April 23, 2013

Ohio County To Review Writing In Teen’s 2006 Hanging

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Logan County officials will review writings in a teen's 2006 hanging.
5:27PM
April
23, 2013

Almost seven years after a black teenager died in a hanging at an Ohio church camp, Logan County authorities have granted a family lawyer’s request to review a coroner’s ruling of suicide.

Sheriff’s Office To Hire 40 Deputies; Sheriff Says More Are Needed

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Franklin County Commissioners approved hiring 40 deputies to fill vacant positions at county jails.
1:54PM
April
23, 2013

Franklin County Commissioners, Monday, approved using nearly $1.4 million from the sheriff’s contingency fund for 40 new deputies. Sheriff Zach Scott is pushing for even more hires.

Columbus Police Shoot Knife-Yielding Man On West Side

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The suspect - who has not been named - was hospitalized with a gunshot wound to his hip and a neck laceration. He was in stable condition. Nobody else was hurt.
9:32AM
April 23, 2013

The shooting happened Monday night at an apartment complex on Stimmel Road after officers were dispatched to break up a fight at an apartment complex.

Student Recovering After Six-Story Fall

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Police and UD officials are investigating the cause of the fall.
9:21AM
April 23, 2013

Michael Fuchs is recovering from injuries sustained in the apparent fall from the Marycrest Complex residence hall at the University of Dayton on Saturday.

State GOP Leaders Want Borges’ Tax Issues Resolved By Friday

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Matt Borges, pictured here with 2012 presidential candidate Mitt Romney, says his tax problems came after a home sale was improperly reported as income.
8:53AM
April 23, 2013

Elected officials who signed a letter endorsing Matthew Borges as the next chairman of the Ohio Republican Party have asked him to resolve and explain the tax liens he’s accrued before Friday’s election.