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Police Search West Columbus For Escapee.

16, 2007

The Ohio Highway Patrol and Columbus Police are searching the city’s west side for an escaped murder suspect. The State Highway Patrol says Gerald Bullucks, 19, was last seen at 11:30 Sunday night at a mental health facility where he was being held.

Ohio Highway Patrol announces crackdown on dangerous driving

26, 2006

Ohio State Highway Patrol will team up with local law enforcement this summer to crack down on speeders and drivers under the influence. Officials hope the program will reduce traffic-related fatalities. In Central Ohio the increased highway patrol will be concentrated on the Interstate-270 Outerbelt.

Ohio Highway Patrol graduates officers

23, 2005

Law enforcement officers from around the state began graduates of the Ohio State Highway Patrol Friday. The officers were trained to handle any circumstance including road rage.

Highway Shooter Pleads Guilty

10, 2005

The so-called highway shooter changed his plea today and was sentenced to 27 years in prison. WOSU’s Howard Ornstein reports.

Highway Shooter Case Moves Toward Trial

27, 2005

More pre-trial work was done Thursday in the case of suspected highway shooter Charles McCoy. McCoy is accused of 12 shootings along and near interstate highways in Central Ohio from October 2003 through February 2004. One of the shootings on the Columbus south outerbelt killed a Washington Court House woman. McCoy’s trial is scheduled to begin in early April. WOSU’s Tom Borgerding reports.

Faithful to pray for end of highway shootings

11, 2004

A downtown church will host a service to pray for the capture of the person responsible for more than 20 shootings along area highways and neighborhoods.