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Former Columbus Cop Pleas To Child Porn Charge

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12:16PM
December 13, 2013

A former Columbus police officer has entered a plea admitting he possessed child pornography.

Ross County Dead After Accidental Shooting By Police

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12:14PM
December
13, 2013

Authorities say a Ross County woman was killed in an accidental shooting by a law-enforcement officer during a drug raid.

Man Pleads Guilty To Using Fake Tutoring Scheme

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9:02AM
November
15, 2013

A former local businessman has pleaded guilty to defrauding Columbus and South-Western City Schools out of more than $100,000 in tutoring payments.

Kidnapping Charges Outlined In Brutal Police Report

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11:35AM
November 14, 2013

Columbus Police have arrested two people after an alleged kidnapping incident that police say included sexual assault and pulling out teeth with pliers.

Escaped Prisoner Dies While Fleeing Police

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8:30AM
October
29, 2013

Pickaway County authorities say an escaped prisoner has died after he crashed a stolen vehicle while being chased by law enforcement officers.

Columbus Neighborhood Commits To Fighting Violent Crimes

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Residents in Driving Park vow to fight crime and blight in their neighborhood.
5:00AM
October
29, 2013

A Columbus neighborhood vows to take back its streets and stop teen shootings and other crimes that ramped up during the summer.

Boy Charged With Fatally Stabbing Jogger In Westerville Park

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55-year-old Jane Juergens was killed Sunday night on a trail at Ridgewood Park.
8:31AM
October
22, 2013

Police say 55-year-old Jane Juergens was killed Sunday night on a trail at Ridgewood Park. She had been stabbed multiple times.

Mother And Four Children Escape Burning Home

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9:10AM
October
14, 2013

A Clark County woman says two intruders robbed her and then set fire to her home as she tried to wake her four sleeping children.

Columbus Detective Indicted On Drug And Gun Charges

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9:35AM
October
11, 2013

A Columbus police detective has been indicted on charges that he provided armed security for a man picking up drugs and drug money.

Supreme Court Considers Sixth Trial For Same Murder

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Christopher Anderson was locked up on Aug. 22, 2002, charged with strangling Amber Zurcher to death. Since then, he’s been put on trial five times. Twice, the case ended in mistrials, twice in hung juries and once, his conviction was overturned on appeal.
8:56AM
October
9, 2013

Justices heard arguments from the state and attorneys for a man who’s seen two mistrials, two hung juries, and one overturned conviction over the last 11 years.