Crime

Columbine honors 13 lost with community service, ceremony

Speakers on Saturday portrayed healing and recovery as the result of daily work — not a destination to be arrived at in a set amount of days, weeks or years.

Man arrested in connection with south Toledo homicide

State investigators looking for Toledo woman suspected of arson

  Perrysburg High student charged with allegedly harassing fellow female students online

Maumee police remind people to lock their cars after large number of vehicles were broken into

Man stabbed during assault with two suspects in Findlay

TPD looking for 2 men suspected of using stolen credit card

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Authorities say deputy’s son behind fires at black churches

Local man arrested, charged with rape

Authorities follow vehicle believed to be involved in robbery to Springfield Township apartment complex

Former pastor found guilty of sex trafficking files motion for new trial

Man charged with domestic violence for hitting infant son in chest

TPD investigating threat against Dana Incorporated

Florida man buys island for $8 million then steals household items from Kmart

A man who had just bought an $8 million island off of Key West was arrested Saturday for participating in what police described as a scheme to steal $300 in household items from Kmart.

TPD looking for suspected purse theft

Toledo police are looking for a woman suspected of a purse theft in March.

Hicksville man arrested for allegedly soliciting sexual activity from person under 13 years old

Police say Vanhorn has previously been convicted for gross sexual imposition with a victim under the age of 13.

Neighbors React After Body Discovered at Highland Park

Neighbors told WTOL they were surprised to hear their park was turned into a crime scene and have mixed feelings about their neighborhood.

2 men arrested after allegedly assaulting, using racial slurs toward 2 victims in BG

Monroe PD: Woman hid body of deceased boyfriend for several weeks

Arson suspect sought by Toledo Fire Investigation Unit

South Toledo home burns down in suspicious fire

Judge orders mental health tests for accused mosque shooter

Man charged with child endangering after police discover drugs in same room as seven-day-old infant

3 arrested after firearms reported stolen at Defiance gun shop

Defiance police arrested three people after two firearms were stolen from Hammers Tactical Gun Shop on Wednesday.

As celebs hit court in bribe case, 1 parent to plead guilty

A packaged-food entrepreneur from California became the first of the 33 parents charged in the college bribery scandal to agree to plead guilty, disclosing the deal Wednesday as Hollywood actresses Felicity Huffman and Lori Loughlin appeared in court along with some of the other defendants.

  Man charged with kidnapping after being accused of taking 6-year-old child from TPS elementary school

Dayvon Forbes allegedly told the child’s mother he was going to hurt and possibly kill the child.The child was eventually returned unharmed to their parents.

Police: woman stabs boyfriend with scissors after night of drinking

Police say the man was taken to the hospital in serious condition.

Man suffers collapsed lung after girlfriend allegedly stabs him in chest

A man is recovering from a collapsed lung after allegedly being stabbed by his girlfriend in his south Toledo apartment.

Police end chase after traffic stop due to weather, driver crashes anyway

Police say a female vehicle also bolted from the vehicle while it was at a low speed

TPD looking for man who pulled rifle out of pants, robbed Stop & Go

Police say the man waited for the store to clear out before pulling out a rifle from down his pants and demanding money.

Former Waite HS student pleads guilty to involuntary manslaughter

With his guilty plea, Carl Banks could face up to 11 years in prison and a fine of up to $20,000.

Police looking for Furniture Palace breaking and entering suspect

Police are looking for a suspect who they say broke into Furniture Palace on Douglas Wednesday morning.

Local pastor found guilty on all charges in sex trafficking case

After his statement and closing arguments, the jury started their deliberations to get to a verdict.

TPD searching for man wanted for questioning in connection with break-in at local bar

Police say the man is wanted for questioning in relation to a break in at Andrea’s Sports Bar on Alexis Road.

Boy calls 911, foils home invasion as man attempted to break into his Adrian home while he was inside

“This young witness did exactly what he should have in this situation. He got himself to a safe place and called 911. His actions are commendable.”

TPD asking for public’s help in identifying breaking, entering suspect

Police say the man broke into a business on E. Manhattan recently.

Toledo police investigating 2 separate burglaries at Renaissance Hotel believed to be done by same suspect

The hotel manager told police the suspect did not appear to be a current or former employee of the hotel.

True to form, Avenatti attacks Nike a day after arrest

Attorney Michael Avenatti came out swinging Tuesday against Nike, accusing the shoemaker — without evidence — of “rampant” corruption mere hours after he was released from U.S. custody on charges he tried to extort up to $25 million from the company.

Ex-parks commissioner sentenced to work release

She was accused of stealing between $1,000 and $7,500 while in office. She is also disqualified from working for the state of Ohio.

Man indicted for murder in shooting death of 16-year-old girl in east Toledo

James Seibers, 47, is the fifth man arrested in connection with the murder of Alexia Carey, who was killed after being shot in east Toledo on March 11.

Burglar breaks into, steals items from south Toledo beauty shop

The owner of Main Beauty Supply said the burglar got away with stolen items, but could not confirm exactly what and how much had been stolen.

  TPD releases video of moments before December deadly shooting in Safety Building

Toledo Police have released video of the moments that took place before a murder suspected was killed inside the Safety Building in downtown Toledo.

Wife of former pastor accused of sex crimes denied bid to be put on house arrest

Alisa Haynes is charged with tampering with a witness, victim, or informant.

Williams County investigation into alleged sex abuse by priest is closed, priest faces two other allegations in separate counties

At the wishes of the victim involved in the case, the Williams County Prosecutor’s Office and Montpelier Police Department have closed the alleged sex offense investigating involved Father Nelson Beaver.

TFRD fights 2 suspicious house fires in central Toledo

Crews say the fires are very suspicious in nature.

Victim in hospital, one arrested after stabbing in north Toledo

Police say the dispute started over loud music.

  Bowling Green Police say more than 60 cars’ windows smashed this week

The Bowling Green Police Department is actively investigating an alarming number of car break-ins; 64 to be exact. Police say 12 were reported on Tuesday and 52 on Thursday.

Missing 9-year-old found and is safe

Tonique was last seen wearing a blue hoodie with the word “Love” written on it, a purple coat, blue jeans and silver shoes.

This is what 27,000 pounds of seized cocaine looks like

The drugs have an estimated value of around $360 million, according to the Coast Guard.

BGPD are looking for information into 52 vehicle break-ins

Bowling Green police are looking for information regarding multiple vehicle break-ins in the area.

Fugitive wanted for rape of minor arrested Friday night

Officials are looking for a Toledo man wanted for raping and impregnating a 12-year-old girl.

TPD looking for two men suspected of vandalizing car wash coin machine

Toledo police are looking for two men wanted for vandalizing a coin machine at a car wash.

Defense: Man who killed, dismembered girlfriend’s daughter should be spared death penalty

Prosecutors say the girl’s adoptive mother watched as her boyfriend sexually assaulted and strangled the 14-year-old, and helped hack up her body and dispose of it months later.

Washington state deputy shot and killed by road rage suspect

The suspect was chased by police until the driver stopped the car near the town of Kittitas. He got out and exchanged gunfire with the sheriff's deputy and the police officer,

Findlay police looking for spray paint vandal

Police say the man spray painted the front of a business located at 631 S. Main St. and then fled on foot.

Man charged with murder in connection with Jan. shooting in central Toledo

A man previously charged with tampering with evidence after a shooting that left one dead has now been charged with murder.

At least one person in custody after Toledo Bomb Squad called to Big Sandy Campground

The Lucas County Sheriff’s Office says one person is in custody after the Toledo bomb squad was called to Big Sandy Campground in Swanton.

TPD investigating parking lot shooting in west Toledo

Police say the victim was shot in the ankle and is expected to be okay.

Fourth person arrested in connection with murder of 16-year-old

Police say the 15-year-old teenager was charged with inciting riot and possessing weapons under disability.

  Workers share their experience with racism at Maumee UPS Distribution Center

Many of these employees realize they'll be retiring soon, so they say this lawsuit is about change for the next generation.

Witness: Many dead in New Zealand mosque shooting

A witness says many people have been killed in a mass shooting at a mosque in the New Zealand city of Christchurch.

Learn how to protect yourself against hate, discrimination at the workplace in Ohio

If you or someone you know is experiencing discrimination in the workplace because of race, sex, age, sexual orientation, it’s important to know what to do, to stay protected under Ohio Law.

  Community remembers Alexia Carey after east Toledo shooting

An east Toledo neighborhood packed to honor Alexia Carey Wednesday night with a candle vigil and balloon release. More than 100 family, friends and neighbors gathered to honor her life cut far too soon.

Arbors at Oregon employee indicted with multiple charges including manslaughter, gross patient neglect

According to court documents, the employee neglected a patient in August of 2017 while working at Arbors at Oregon. That patient later died.

Man in prison for shooting at TPD officers indicted on drug charges

A Toledo man currently serving prison time for shooting at Toledo police officers was indicted on drug charges in federal court Wednesday.

UPDATE: TPD identify woman after finding body in garage bay in south Toledo

Toledo Police are investigating a murder after finding a woman’s body Monday in a garage bay at the 1300 block of south Cove Boulevard.

  Police looking for 2 robbery suspects who allegedly took safe from Findlay residence

The two men were reported to have waved semi-auto handguns at the men in the home while they demanded the combination to a safe in the home.

  Two 17-year-olds arrested in connection with murder investigation of 16-year-old

Two 17-year-olds arrested in connection with murder investigation of 16-year-old

Findlay police looking for armed robbery suspect

Police say there were no injuries, but the man got away with an unknown amount of money.

U.S. Marshals arrest man for 2013 murder

Jeremiah Jones is accused of shooting and killing 22-year-old Shaun Flowers in September 2013 on Woodstock Avenue.

Former TPD officer charged with possession of stolen firearm

The man was found in possession of a gun that was previously recorded as destroyed by the Toledo Police Department.

R. Kelly goes back to jail, takes risks with TV interview

The day ended with a trip to jail after the embattled R&B singer told a judge he could not pay $161,000 in back child support he owes his children's mother.

  Call 11 for Action: Purse returned to woman after originally being misplaced following jail stay

A local woman came to WTOL for help after she left prison empty handed, when in fact she said she had her purse at the time she was booked into the Lucas County jail.

  2009 death of woman in relationship with Daniel Myers deemed to be suicide

After nearly two years of cross checking the facts, the investigation determined Leigh Ann had in fact taken her own life, despite it being known that Myers was abusive and capable of murder.

MI arson suspect arrested in Findlay; charged with weapons offense

A Michigan man suspected of an arson in Lansing was arrested at a hotel in Findlay and charged with a weapons offense.

South Holland-Sylvania and Angola Road intersection closed after pedestrian hit by car

There is no word on the victim’s condition.

TPD trying to ID breaking and entering suspect

Police say the suspect broke into the Family Dollar on Reynolds.

Michigan State Police asking for information on two-car hit and run crash

Police say two people fled the scene - one on foot and one in a light blue SUV - after the crash.

Two hospitalized after shooting in west Toledo

Toledo police said the shooting happened near Signal Nightclub at the corner of Secor Road and Sylvania Avenue.

Williams County Sheriff’s Deputy facing a perjury charge, placed on paid leave

Deputy Mick Frisbie was indicted on a perjury charge by a grand jury. He’s accused of lying about a deadly officer-involved shooting.

Police looking for man suspected of breaking into office building, stealing credit cards

Toledo police are trying to identify a man who is wanted for breaking and entering into an office building and stealing credit cards.