Assault, robbery defendant seeks new counsel

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WARREN — Jody Hall, 19, who was the victim of a shooting last October in Warren, was expected to enter a guilty plea of his own Tuesday in a shooting case from February, but he instead asked to hire a new attorney. Hall told Judge Andrew Logan of Trumbull County Common Pleas Court he had ...

Trial for theft at Macy’s begins for Niles man

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WARREN — Jody A. Elliott, 43, of Victor Avenue in Niles, went on trial Tuesday in a Feb. 13, 2019, robbery involving the Macy’s store in the Eastwood Mall. Elliott is charged with felony robbery and could get several years in prison if convicted. A jury was seated Tuesday morning in the ...

Nude teen photos lead to arrest

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NILES — A 28-year-old Liberty man is in custody, accused of soliciting nude photos from a 16-year-old student with an intellectual disability and then attempting to sign her out from school. Marcus Aaron Washington, 28, 10 Trumbull Court, Liberty, was booked into the Trumbull County jail ...