With harsh cold and snow forecast for much of the state in the next few days, officials in Ohio’s Department of Aging are urging precautions for older people who could be at increased risk of weather-related problems.
Authorities say an 11-year-old boy has been shot and killed while playing at his best friend’s house in the Muskingum County village of Frazeysburg.
A 2-year-old boy in Columbus has been upgraded from critical to stable condition as he recovers from a gunshot wound to the back.
Police in Columbus say a 13-year-old boy was fatally shot by another teenager while they were playing with a handgun.
Columbus Police say officers shot a man after he held what appeared to be a gun to the bus driver’s head and demanded control of the bus. Another passenger was also injured by police gunfire.
Police now say a man fatally shot in northeast Columbus over the weekend was killed during an apparent home invasion.
Authorities say a man charged in a shooting at an Ohio veterans hospital intended to intimidate former co-workers he believed were having inappropriate relationships with his wife and daughter.
Police say a Veterans Affairs hospital employee in Dayton was shot in the ankle while struggling with a retired worker over a gun.
Police in Columbus say two men were killed in a shooting at an apartment that appears to be drug-related.
Police say they have charged a 48-year-old man in a shooting near a Columbus elementary school that injured two people and led to a precautionary lockdown of the school.
A school district spokesman says a shooting near a central Ohio elementary school led to a precautionary lockdown of the building, but no children were injured or involved in the shooting.