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New Albany Doc Pleads Not Guilty In Pregnant Woman’s Death

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Dr. Ali Salim pleads not guilty to charges he killed Deanna Ballman and her unborn baby last summer.
3:50PM
February 21, 2013

A New Albany doctor charged with raping and killing a pregnant woman has pleaded not guilty.

Wittenberg Professor Arrested On Rape, Kidnapping Charges

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Wittenberg University in Springfield, Ohio.
8:35AM
October
25, 2012

Authorities say a teenager who fought off an attacker and grabbed the man’s cellphone led to the arrest of a Wittenberg University professor on rape and kidnapping charges.

Cincinnati Man Pleads Guilty To 1975 Murder Of Whitehall Girl

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Robert Meyer was arrested last September and pleaded guilty Monday to the 1975 slaying of 17-year-old Karen Adams.
12:44PM
May 7, 2012

17-year-old Karen Adamswent missing in 1975 while walking to a friend’s house. Her body was found in a ditch the next day in Blacklick.

Man Caught In Mexico Faces OH Child Rape Sentence

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Man captured in Mexico for raping Ohio girl to be sentenced in southwest Ohio.
12:28PM
March
15, 2012

A man captured in Mexico and then convicted for kidnapping and raping a 9-year-old Ohio girl is to be sentenced Thursday in southwest Ohio.

Two More Indictments Issued In Firebombing Case

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The blaze at the woman's home was ruled arson after investigators say they discovered gasoline at the scene.
2:44PM
August
11, 2011

Two more people have been indicted on charges of firebombing the house of a 71-year-old rape victim.

Ohio State Students Unaware Of Sign-Up For Crime Emails

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March
4, 2010

Ohio State university earlier this week issued a crime alert after a student was sexually assaulted outside a laboratory. Federal Law mandates Universities and colleges notify students when a serious crime happens on campus. But not everyone on the OSU campus received the alert. WOSU reports there’s some confusion, at least among students, about who gets those emailed crime alerts.

Possible Rape Suspect in Custody

12:00AM
December
29, 2008

Police in Columbus say they have a man in custody who is a potential suspect in a series of rapes dating back to June. Seven women reported being assaulted since then.

Alleged rape near “safe” area causes students to re-think

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April
9, 2007

Over the weekend an Ohio State University student reported to police she was kidnapped and raped at knifepoint. The alleged crime happened in an area considered safe by some students. But now those students are taking extra precautions.

John Michael Eugene White Arraigned; If Convicted White Could Receive Death

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August
4, 2006

The Franklin County Grand Jury arraigned John Michael Eugene White Friday on two counts of aggravated murder. White is accused of killing his girlfriend’s baby boy.

Suspect in Linden Serial Rapes arrested

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June
8, 2004

Officials say D-N-A evidence used to connect a suspect to a series of rapes sat untested for more than two years because authorities didn’t have money to pay for analysis.