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PSP looking for inmate

Police are searching for a Punxsutawney man who left a Sharon halfway house on a weekend and never returned.…
Reuben Shaw

BCI to investigate cop

The state’s Bureau of Criminal Identification and Investigation has decided to take on the investigation into a Warren police officer accused of illegally towing a car to his private property without the owner’s permission.…
Missing Women Found

Kidnap victims speak out

The women held captive for nearly a decade in Cleveland by Ariel Castro have come forward and spoke for the first time Tuesday. …
Delason Fire

Fire destroys house

A fire on Youngstown's South Side destroys a vacant house.…
Paramount Theater demolition

Paramount work continues

A small crowd gathered Tuesday as crews continued tearing down the old Paramount Theater in downtown Youngstown. …
Austintown Racino

JEDD proposal draws concern

Austintown trustees said the proposed JEDD would place an income tax on future casino workers and a profit tax on Penn National Gaming, which is something they think will hurt more than help.…
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Boy struck, killed by car

Update A 2-year-old boy was struck and killed by a car in a driveway on Euclid Avenue Monday evening. …
Glenwood Community Park

New park to break ground in Youngstown

Kids on the South Side of Youngstown will soon have a new place to hang out. The groundbreaking ceremony was Monday for the Glenwood Community Park. …
Water Safety

Drowning cases increase

The number of children who have drowned in Mahoning County is up from last year. …
David Adams

Overturned rape trial begins

David Adams, 39, formerly of New Road, is facing eight counts of first-degree felony rape that could land him in prison for 80 years if found guilty.…
Niles-Weatherfield 911 tower

Tower helps with issues

Police and firefighters in Niles and Weathersfield who once had difficulties communicating with dispatchers because of the landscape will no longer have those problems.…
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2-month-old boy hospitalized

Struthers police are investigating a possible child abuse case involving a 2-month-old boy.…
Civil War Camp

Camp provides Civil War lesson

A handful of local school kids are spending part of their summer learning about the American Civil War. …
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Child sends racy images

An 11-year-old Grove City girl was charged with transmitting sexually explicit images on the web.…
DARLINGTONS

Bros. charged with taking kids

Two Brookfield brothers were arrested Sunday on charges that they broke into an ex-wife’s home, took three children and drove drunk back to their mother’s Brookfield home.…
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Police probe incidents

Warren police are investigating several violent incidents during the weekend…
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2 area attys. suspended

Two area attorneys had their law license suspended on Monday for failing to answer complaints investigated by the bar associations in Mahoning and Trumbull counties.…
Darrell Joy

Deputy pleads not guilty

A Summit County Sheriff’s deputy pleaded not guilty Monday to drug charges.…