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Ohio Prisoner With Leprosy Moved From Hospital

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An Ohio inmate diagnosed with leprosy gets transferred to a state prison medical facility in Columbus.
11:19AM
October
23, 2014

An inmate diagnosed with leprosy has been released from Ohio State University Wexner Medical Center and transferred to a state prison department medical facility in Columbus.

Police: Columbus Man Killed, Buried Pregnant Girlfriend

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8:29AM
October 23, 2014

Officials say Jacob Ferrero beat his pregnant girlfriend with a baseball bat, strangled her and buried her before leading police to the woman’s body days later.

Coroner Confirms Body In Pond Is 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.
7:20AM
October 23, 2014

A coroner confirms the body found inside a car pulled from a Delaware County pond this week is a man who went missing 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.