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Teen Girl Stabbed To Death, Other Teen Charged With Murder

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8:19AM
May
29, 2014

Columbus Police say one teen girl is dead and another has been charged with murder after a stabbing in east Columbus on Wednesday.

Dismembered Body Found Inside Closet Of Franklinton Boarding House

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10:45AM
May
23, 2014

A Columbus police spokeswoman says the owner and a maintenance person were at the house for a routine check late Thursday morning when they smelled something odd and found a human leg.

Death Sentence Upheld For Killer Of 2 Teen Girls

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A divided Ohio Supreme Court upholds the death sentence for a man who killed two teenage girls.
11:54AM
May 13, 2014

A divided Ohio Supreme Court has upheld the death sentence of a man who killed two teenage girls in Cincinnati despite what the court called improper remarks by a prosecutor arguing for death.

Elderly Woman Found Stabbed To Death

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Police say Anna Eblem, 89, was founded stabbed to death Thursday afternoon.
7:45AM
April
18, 2014

Columbus Police say an 89-year-old woman is dead after being stabbed to death.

Central Ohio Man Jailed In Stabbing Murder Of His Mother

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Madison Township Police arrested a 32 year old man for the stabbing murder of his mother.
11:56AM
April
17, 2014

A Central Ohio man remains in the Franklin County jail for allegedly murdering his mother.

Suspects Plead Not Guilty In Grandfather’s Slaying

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Three suspects, including a central Ohio man are charged in the death of an 84 year old Pickaway County man.
11:03AM
April
10, 2014

A central Ohio man and two other adults charged with aggravated murder and other counts in the slaying of his 84-year-old grandfather have pleaded not guilty.

Former A.G. Raises Questions About Conviction

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8:53AM
April
8, 2014

Former Ohio Attorney General Jim Petro says a man serving a life prison sentence may have been wrongly convicted.

Ohio Authorities Seek Help Solving 15 Homicides

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Kenneth Crawford was murdered on April 25, 2007 in Columbus' Weinland Park neighborhoods.
2:17PM
February 19, 2014

Ohio authorities are asking the public’s help in solving 15 mostly drug-related homicides that police say share common threads.

Family Promises Lawsuit Over 25-Minute Execution

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The 53-year-old McGuire was sentenced for the 1989 rape and fatal stabbing of Joy Stewart in western Ohio's Preble County.
11:00AM
January 16, 2014

Dennis McGuire’s attorney Allen Bohnert called the convicted killer’s death “a failed, agonizing experiment” and added: “The people of the state of Ohio should be appalled at what was done here today in their names.”

Cleveland Police Consider Transgender Slayings “Crimes Of Hate”

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A disabled, transgender woman was found slain at an assistant living care facility. Another transgender woman was shot in the head in a vehicle.
9:56AM
December
16, 2013

A deputy police chief says federal authorities would have to decide whether to try the cases under hate crime law, but police are calling them “crimes of hate.”