Brown to be tried as adult

By BRIAN BOHNERT STAFF WRITER The family of a 20-year-old Fostoria girl murdered last month breathed a sigh of relief Tuesday after learning the teen charged in her death will be tried as an adult. Garrett N. Brown, 17, is headed to Seneca County Common Pleas Court to face...

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Fostoria accidents Tuesday: • Caller reported a private-property crash at 10:22 a.m. at a James Marie Court location. • Officer advised of a non-injury, private-property accident at 1:07 p.m. at a location in the 600 block of North Countyline Street. arrests Tuesday: • Gilberto...

Bettsville store robbed at gunpoint

Seneca County Sheriff’s Office is investigating a report of an armed robbery at Bettsville’s Dollar General store late Monday morning. According to a news release from Seneca County Sheriff William Eckelberry, a lone male allegedly entered the store, located at 3939...

Fire destroys mobile home

By MORGAN MANNS STAFF WRITER Fostoria Fire Division and the State Fire Marshal’s Office are investigating a blaze that damaged a mobile home early Monday morning in the 800 block of Woodward Avenue. According to Fostoria’s Interim Fire Chief Warren Digby, reports of a...

Arcadia park vandalized

Arcadia Lions Club is offering a $500 reward for information that leads to the arrest and conviction of those responsible for vandalism that occurred Sunday night at the village’s community park. Small trees were destroyed and flowers ripped out of the ground and planters....

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Fostoria accidents Monday: • Complainant reported a fender-bender outside of a Perry Street location at 11:23 a.m. • Caller reported a non-injury accident at 11:28 a.m. at the intersection of North Union and West North streets. arrests Monday: • Justin C. Vanhoose, 23, Fostoria,...