WOSU News Archives For: July 29, 2013

Prosecutor Prepares Cases Against Columbus Teens

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Two Columbus teens are headed to court after their week-end arrests in Dayton.
3:47PM
July
29, 2013

Two teens arrested in Dayton during the week-end are being returned to Columbus to face murder charges.

Reynoldsburg School District Cooking Up New School Lunch Program

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Reynoldsburg school district is cooking up a new way to handle their free school lunch program.
3:30PM
July
29, 2013

While summer break can mean fun in the sun for kids, it can also mean tighter financial times for some families.

2 Suspects In Columbus Store Clerk’s Death Arrested

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Two teens were arrested in Dayton after allegedly killing a 34-year-old store clerk in Columbus.
10:51AM
July
29, 2013

Police say two teens wanted on murder charges in the slaying of a convenience store clerk during a robbery and considered possible suspects in three other shootings have been arrested.

Ohio Patrol Reports Increased Drug-Related Arrests

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The Ohio State Highway Patrol reports increase in drug related arrests and seizures during first 6 months of 2013.
7:56AM
July 29, 2013

The Ohio State Highway Patrol has reported more drug-related arrests and seizures in Ohio in the first half of this year compared with the first six months of 2012.

6-Year-Old Boy Run Over By Tractor In Central Ohio

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Licking County, Ohio
7:27AM
July 29, 2013

Authorities in central Ohio say a 6-year-old boy was killed when he fell off the tractor he was riding on with his father and was run over.

Shaniece Mona Briggs

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5:00AM
July 29, 2013

A Columbus mother of four children, 26-year-old Shaniece Briggs has not been seen since June 19, 2013.

Mother Continues Search For Missing Son 15 Months Later

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Eileen Paver continues to look for her missing son, Ricky Frayer, who disappeared in spring 2012.
5:00AM
July
29, 2013

People go missing in Columbus every day. You won’t hear about the majority of the cases. Children and the elderly garner the most attention. But there are dozens of missing adult cases each year, and some of them will not be solved. WOSU talked with a mother who still searches for her son who disappeared more than a year ago.