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UPDATE: Sat. 1:15 a.m.: Arrest made in Liberty manhunt

LIBERTY --- Police combed woods into the night Friday for a man who jumped out of a car and ran after crashing into a police cruiser. A Youngstown man was arrested early this morning after police closed in on him in wooded area. Police found two loaded and chambered handguns under the ...

UPDATE: Fri. 11:56 p.m.: Manhunt continues in Liberty

LIBERTY — Police combed woods into the night tonight for a man who jumped out of a car and ran after crashing into a police cruiser. Police found two loaded and chambered handguns under the driver's seat of the Buick LeSabre the man abandoned. At least one of the guns had been reported as ...

Fri. 8:12 p.m.: Liberty road closed in search for crash-with-cruiser suspect

LIBERTY --- Southbound traffic on Loagn Avenue to Tibbetts Wick Road is closed to motorists at this hour as law enforcement are looking for a person involved in a crash with a police cruiser about 7:30 p.m. The person jumped out of a vehicle and disappeared into a wooded area. A K-9 unit now ...

UPDATE: Thu. 11:21 a.m.: 4 dead in Cincinnati bank shooting

CINCINNATI (AP) — Police say four people are dead, including the gunman, in a downtown Cincinnati bank shooting. Police Chief Eliot Isaac said the shooter opened fire this morning at the loading dock of the Fifth Third Bank building. Isaac said the gunman then entered the bank's lobby, ...

Thu. 9:54 a.m.: Police respond to active shooter in downtown Cincinnati

CINCINNATI (AP) — Police say they've responded to an active shooter situation minutes ago at the Fifth Third Bank building in downtown Cincinnati. The police department in a Tweet described it as an “active shooter/officer involved shooting incident.” An officer at the scene says ...

Tue. 9:29 a.m.: Injuries reported in Fowler bus crash this morning

FOWLER — Additional ambulances were called out this morning after a Cadillac SUV collided with a transit bus this morning in Fowler. According to Trumbull County 911 dispatch, seven to eight passengers were injured in the 8:30 a.m. crash on state Route 305 between state Route 193 and Bell ...

UPDATE: Mon. 11:35 a.m.: Car slams into house in Mineral Ridge

MINERAL RIDGE — Both lanes of the 3500 block of state Route 46 have been reopened while police remain on the scene this morning of a crash in which a car slammed into a brick house and landed on the front porch steps. The driver's legs were pinned inside the crumpled vehicle. Firefighters ...

Mon. 11:01: Car slams into house in Mineral Ridge

MINERAL RIDGE — A car slammed into a house this morning in the 3500 block of state Route 46. The occupants of the car reportedly were trapped inside the vehicle until rescue workers freed them. Police, firefighters and paramedics are on the scene, which is across the road from Cocca's Pizza. ...

Fri. 11:37 a.m.: Arrest warrants issued in case of guns stolen from VFW

WEATHERSFIELD — Arrest warrants have been issued for Frank Leland Hilty and Shawn M. Squires in connection to the theft of nine vintage rifles and up to $15,000 in cash from a VFW Post. Weathersfield police Chief Michael Naples Jr. said Friday morning that Hilty, 51, and Squires, 32, eluded ...

Thu. 2:31 p.m.: Active shooter reported at Air Force base in Dayton

DAYTON (AP) — Federal and state authorities in armored vehicles and unmarked cars swarmed onto a sprawling Air Force base in this afternoon in Dayton amid reports of an active shooter at a medical center. Workers at the base were told to shelter in place on the sprawling base. WHIO-TV ...

Update: Sun. 11:37 p.m.: Body believed to be that of missing Warren man

WARREN — The body found this evening in a wooded area off Risher Road SW is believed to be that of Jerry "Jay" Hughley, the missing boyfriend of a woman whose body was found a week ago today outside nearby Deemer Park. “Can I get somebody on Risher Road? I've been out here looking for my ...

Sun. 9:28 p.m.: Body found off Risher Road, Warren

WARREN — Police are combing through a wooded area off Risher Road in southwest Warren, where a body was found this evening. A half dozen city police cruisers are parked on Risher Road between Martin Luther King Boulevard and Pershing Avenue SW, near the Warren Township border. The street has ...

Wed. 11:10 a.m.: Ohio executes killer of man met in bar in 1985

LUCASVILLE — Ohio has put to death a killer sentenced to die for stabbing and dismembering a man he met in a bar in 1985. The execution of Robert Van Hook by lethal injection was carried out this morning at the Southern Ohio Correctional Facility in Lucasville. The time of death was 10:44 ...

Mon. 9:30 a.m.: Evacuation under way after chemical leak near Girard

WEATHERSFIELD — Homes and business within a mile radius of Predator Trucking Co. outside of Girard are being evacuated this morning after an apparent chemical release. Weathersfield Township Fire Department, the Girard Police Department and HazMat units have been dispatched to the company, ...

Mon. 10:52 a.m.: Buffer zone to be built between TJX and homes

LORDSTOWN --- In the latest play in the TJX drama, officials said this morning that a conservancy will be created through the Trumbull County MetroParks or the Western Reserve Land Conservancy as a buffer zone so that no residents will have to live next to a factory. Lordstown rezoned 290 ...

Sun. 7:35 p.m.: 4 rescued from Thai cave; 9 remain inside

MAE SAI, Thailand (AP) — Expert divers Sunday rescued four of 12 boys from a flooded cave in northern Thailand where they were trapped with their soccer coach for more than two weeks, as a dangerous and complicated plan unfolded amid heavy rain and the threat of rising water ...

8:15 p.m. Sun: Five Indians, one Pirate make all-star squads

Five Cleveland Indians and a Pittsburgh Pirate reliever were named to the major league all-star rosters on Sunday evening. Indians third baseman Jose Ramirez won the fans' voting to be a starter for the second straight season. Also named to the American League squad were Indians shortstop ...