Firearms Instructor To Serve 5 Days In Jail For Man’s Death

BATAVIA, Ohio (AP) — A firearms instructor who pleaded guilty in the fatal shooting of a southwest Ohio gun store owner during a concealed carry class last year was sentenced to serve five days in jail. Forty-eight-year-old Mark Montgomery was also sentenced on Monday to five...

Cleveland Officer Who Bit Woman Cuts Deal, Pleads Guilty

CLEVELAND (AP) — A Cleveland police officer accused of biting his girlfriend during an argument while he was off-duty two years ago cut a deal with prosecutors that may allow him to remain on the force. Cleveland.com reports ( ) Mister Jackson pleaded guilty Monday to a...

County Prosecutor Won’t Repay Cleveland For Police Dash Cams

CLEVELAND (AP) — New Cuyahoga (ky-uh-HOH’-guh) County Prosecutor Michael O’Malley is reneging on his predecessor’s promise to reimburse the city of Cleveland for its purchase of police dash cameras. Cleveland.com reports ( ) O’Malley sent a letter to Mayor...

Officials Renew Efforts To Solve Killing Of Pregnant Mother

GEORGETOWN, Ohio (AP) — Authorities in Ohio plan to discuss renewed efforts to solve the 2013 fatal shooting of a pregnant mother. Brown County officials on Tuesday are expected to talk about their commitment to taking a fresh look at the Brittany Stykes homicide case. Police...

Ohio Supreme Court To Hear Arguments On Traffic Cameras

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — The long-running battle over traffic cameras in Ohio has again reached the state Supreme Court. Attorneys for the city of Dayton want the justices to reject a law passed by the Legislature that took effect in 2015 and sharply restricted camera use. It...

Monday’s Scores

Akr. Hoban 59, Parma Hts. Holy Name 52 Bedford 62, E. Cle. Shaw 29 Beloit W. Branch 42, Minerva 39 Berlin Hiland 95, E. Can. 25 Beverly Ft. Frye 51, Vincent Warren 39 Can. Cent. Cath. 57, Carrollton 55 Cin. Withrow 59, Cin. Winton Woods 51 Fairfield Christian 65, Millersport 10...

Jury Selection To Continue In Murder Trial Of Ohio Ex-deputy

WAVERLY, Ohio (AP) — Jury selection in the murder trial of a former Ohio sheriff’s deputy was expected to continue into a second day, a court official said. An official with the court clerk’s office said jury selection began Monday and would continue Tuesday in the...

APNewsBreak: Ohio Obtains Hundreds Of Vials Of Lethal Drugs

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — The state has obtained hundreds of vials of lethal-injection drugs, allowing it to put a condemned child killer to death next month and conduct multiple executions after, records show. Inventory logs obtained by The Associated Press through a public records...

The Latest: Testimony Ends In Hearing On Ohio Execution Plan

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — The Latest on Ohio’s plans for the execution of a condemned child killer and a hearing over the constitutionality of the state’s new lethal injection process. (all times local): 5:40 Testimony in a hearing over the constitutionality of...

Search For Missing Plane In Lake Erie Turns Up Seats, Debris

CLEVELAND (AP) — Divers searching Lake Erie’s icy waters for a plane that vanished with six people on board more than a week ago found large pieces of debris on Monday, including what may be part of the fuselage, city officials said. Crews also recovered seats that appear...