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James Bowman

Oxford police bust meth lab in hotel

Two people are in the Butler County Jail after police said they were operating a meth lab in an Oxford hotel room.James R. Bowman and Crystal N. Dieffenbach, both 24, are charged with illegal manufacture of drugs and illegal assembly or possession of chemicals for the manufacture of drugs after ...

Burglary suspect leads police on high-speed chase

A Warren County deputy transporting a prisoner spotted two men breaking into Sunoco in Franklin early this morning. Franklin and Springboro police chased one of the burglary suspects into Dayton. A second suspect fled the area on foot. Surveillance video shows one of the men break the glass and enter ...

Hamilton County Common Pleas Judge John Andrew West motions as he tells the defense and prosecution attorneys to calm down during an objection raised on Thursday during the criminal trial of Pete Beck in Hamilton County Common Pleas Court in downtown Cincinnati.

Assistant to failed start-up’s CFO continues testimony in Beck trial

The defense team for the former state lawmaker facing dozens of felony criminal counts tried to show Thursday he was not involved in the day to day operations of a failed tech start-up as the state alleges.Hope Magnone, the executive assistant for former Christopher Technologies CEO John Fussner, offered her ...

Jail inmate charged with assault on officer

A Hamilton man was charged with assault on a corrections officer following a disturbance this morning in the Middletown City Jail.Corrections officers said they responded to the cell to speak with Ryan Scott, 28, of Pleasant Avenue, about exiting his cell and finishing his original booking process. During the process, ...

Murder suspect may have put grandmother’s body in trash

The Jacksonville Sheriff's Office is searching a landfill for evidence in the possible murder of a 69-year-old woman. JSO said Marguerite Jefferson, who is a grandmother, was reported missing by a family member earlier this week. She was last heard from on April 15. Detectives said evidence was found in ...

Michael Baker

Deputy charged with sex crime fired

A Butler County Sheriff’s deputy charged with a sex crime involving a minor was fired from his job with the department today, according to the Butler County Sheriff’s Office.Michael Baker, 44, of Hanover Twp., pleaded not guilty during an arraignment this morning in Butler County Area I Court to a ...

Daleon Rice. Photo from WCPO

Suspect accused of shooting K9 now in custody after Kentucky manhunt

UPDATE @ 7:34 a.m.:Daleon Rice has been taken into custody, according to our news partners at WCPO.Prosecutor Rob Sanders says K9 Ernie suffered mutliple gunshot wounds.FIRST REPORT:A manhunt is happening in the Cincinnati area for a suspect who allegedly shot a police dog.Covington, Kentucky, Prosecutor Rob Sanders says the suspect, ...

Beatriz Paez was shooting video of a law enforcement operation when a U.S. marshal grabbed her cell phone and smashed it to the ground; that incident was recorded by someone shooting video from across the street.

Video: U.S. marshal bashes woman's camera as she records police

A woman recording law enforcement officials outside a home in South Gate appeared stunned when an armed U.S. marshal approached her, snatched the phone she was using from her hands, threw it to the ground and kicked it. Another witness recorded the encounter between the woman and the marshal. A ...

Christopher Abrams

Retail tips led to arrest of two on drug charges

Butler County narcotics agents and retail businesses have been working together in the past few months to stop people trying to purchase products for the manufacture of methamphetamine, according the Sheriff Richard Jones.Deputies and undercover agents have personally visited several retail businesses to educate them on indicators of purchases for ...

Police investigate series of Baltimore Street shootings

Middletown police are investigating two separate shootings last weekend on Baltimore Street that left at least two people injured and another woman looking to move. Police were called to BJ’s Market, 501 Baltimore St., Saturday night on a report that someone had been shot in the leg. Police found James ...

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