Crime

  Amherst Police search for suspect who sprayed Panera Bread employee with unknown substance at drive-thru

According to police, the suspect drove up to the Panera Bread drive-thru, opened his car door, and sprayed the victim with an unknown substance.

Police: Suspect robs Akron Dollar General, holds three employees at gunpoint

Mansfield Police: suspect turned himself in after motel room shooting left 1 dead, 1 injured on Thanksgiving

  Reports of ‘shots fired’ almost double in Cleveland compared to last year

Summit County Sheriff: Woman jumped from moving car on I-77 to escape abductor

  Cleveland city councilman says, ‘It’s obvious someone didn’t do their job’ after learning a foreclosed property is illegally operating as a ‘known after-hours location’

  Jury finds woman guilty of aggravated murder in trial over 25-year-old Army veteran’s 2012 death in Akron

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Federal jury charges Akron man with distributing fentanyl that caused fatal overdose

  46-year-old man found dead overnight in Maple Heights

Woman dies of gunshot to the neck in Akron

Eastlake businesses riddled with overnight car break-ins

Man wanted by Eastlake Police for property damage at Walmart

Fugitive wanted by U.S. Marshals for questioning involving Henrietta Township felonious assault

Stow Police search for person of interest in theft case

Call officers at 330-689-5700 if you can identify her.

  Friends of slain 25-year-old Army veteran anxiously wait for jury’s decision in 2012 Akron murder trial

“She truly believed that everyone in the world has good in them and that nothing could hurt her.”

  Walmart customer pulls out brass knuckles after refusing to wear mask inside Ohio store, police say

According to a detailed police report filed by the Perkins Township Police Department, Colyn Tusin, of Milan, refused to put a mask on inside the store located at 5500 Milan Road on Saturday evening.

2 Cuyahoga County banks robbed in same day, FBI says

The robberies happened in Cleveland and Richmond Heights.

19-year-old man murdered after leaving memorial service on Cleveland’s West Side

18-year-old woman shot in hip in Akron

  Jackson Township Police look for hit and run driver who left 23-year-old woman for dead

Lorain County CSI: Criminal mischief at the Lorain Meijer

  Beachwood Police Chief assures public that mall is safe despite several shootings in recent years

  Jury deliberates in Akron murder trial of 25-year-old Army veteran

Man robs downtown Cleveland bank in neon construction vest

PNC Bank is offering a $5,000 reward.

Bodies of 2 Cleveland brothers found inside their apartment

The Cuyahoga County Medical Examiner will now determine the cause of death.

19-year-old Cleveland man killed in parking lot of West side store

The store is located at W. 91st Street and Denison Avenue.

Reward offered for capture of man wanted for East Cleveland murder

Tishawn Milton is considered armed and dangerous.

2 men killed in separate Akron shootings, 1 victim found in church parking lot

The second victim was found lying in a front yard.

  Cleveland man hospitalized after being assaulted with a hatchet

The man suffered a four to five inch laceration in the assault, according to a Cleveland dispatcher.

  The Next 400: Racially motivated 911 calls, fighting back against the ‘Karens’

Two Ohio lawmakers are fighting back against racially motivated 911 calls.

Grand jury indicts former Cleveland VA Medical Center supervisor on 28 counts of theft and fraud

U.S. Attorney Justin Herdman said the crimes happened from Oct. 5, 2010 to Jan. 4, 2019.

Suspected drunken driver loses control, crashes into trees in Streetsboro

The accident happened on SR 303.

Akron woman gets rocks instead of iPhone from Facebook seller

The victim arranged the sale through Facebook Market Place.

10 indicted; 6 arrested for drug and weapons activity in Harvard/Miles neighborhood

Six members of a gang operating in the Harvard/Miles neighborhood on Cleveland’s southeast side were arrested Thursday on drug and weapons charges.

  14-year-old Euclid boy found murdered in the street, no arrests

Jaylen Lamar had missed his curfew and his mom had feared the worst.

Hudson police charge 60-year-old driver in fatal accident involving 7-year-old boy

Vincent Baran was riding his bike while he was struck,

Man wearing face mask robs Mentor bank

Mentor police said the man robbed the US Bank in the 6000 block of Center Street at 9:52 a.m.

Crime Stoppers offers reward for information in Jackson Township murder

Charles Isles III was found outside a home in the 4400 block of South Blvd.

  Registered sex offender indicted for rape, kidnapping after holding woman captive in Summit County basement

John Lent was just released from prison in August.

  2nd person now facing charges in fatal 2018 hit skip in Sheffield Township

A second person has been charged in connection to a 2018 fatal hit-and-run in Sheffield Township.

University Heights police beg residents to lock their cars after string of car thefts

"We need to stop giving these criminals the opportunity to victimize our community."

18-year-old found dead on a lawn on Cleveland’s East Side

Anyone with information can call Cleveland police at 216-623-5464.

Investigators need help solving an East Cleveland arson

The State Fire Marshal is asking for the public’s help to find out who intentionally set a home on fire in East Cleveland.

FBI: Uniontown man arrested after plotting to make his wife disappear

FBI: Uniontown man arrested after plotting to make his wife disappear

  Akron police charge suspect accused of shooting at 2 boys playing basketball (video)

The boys were outside playing basketball.

Woman wanted for driving over victim, causing massive head injuries, Cleveland police say

The hit and run happened at W. 25th Street and Carroll Avenue on Oct. 26.

24-year-old Navarre woman killed in 2 car accident in Wayne County

Both drivers were wearing their seat belts.

2 Akron men arrested after attempt to sell stolen key programming machine

One of the men was also charged with possessing drugs.

28-year-old man shot, killed in Jackson Township

Charles Isles III was found outside a home in the 4400 block of South Blvd.

Fugitive of the Week wanted for selling drugs; considered ‘armed and dangerous’

Justin Hubbard, 38, last lived near Worley Avenue in Cleveland.

7 shot and killed in Cleveland in 2 days

The city’s unofficial total for homicides in 2020 is now 170.

Woman hit in head with pistol, robbed by 3 men while walking in Akron

The incident happened in the area of South Arlington Street and Lovers Lane.

Cleveland has 19 homicides in 13 days; including, murder of 83-year-old woman

Katie Brown, 83, was found shot to death inside her home in the 9000 block of Manor Avenue.

Cleveland Cavaliers shooting guard Kevin Porter Jr. arrested on weapons charges

Ohio State Highway Patrol arrested Porter, 20, on charges of improperly handling a firearm in a motor vehicle.

Cleveland Police Department officer hospitalized after being shot in arm overnight, Cleveland Police Union President says

Follmer said the shooting occurred around 3 a.m. in the 2300 block of E. 61 St.

  Father of 19-year-old killed by CMHA police demanding answers after witnesses claim his son was shot in the back

Calls were made to Cleveland Police Department, now handling the investigation, as well as CMHA in an attempt to confirm if Keith was shot in the back by the officer.

  2 brazen shootings just steps away from Cleveland Police Fourth District headquarters happen within 24 hours

You would think a police department in the area would be a deterrent for violent crime. But as 19 News found out, it’s not stopping some bold criminals from shooting and even killing someone just steps away from the Cleveland Division of Police’s front door.

Mentor Police search for retail theft suspect

Call Officer Hanreck at 440-255-1234 if you can identify him.

Willowick Police want truck suspected of being involved in breaking and entering spree

Police said the Chevy Silverado 1500 appears to be a mid-2000s model with a single cab and fresh damage to the rear portion of the truck along with a broken reflector on the driver’s side.

  19-year-old man dead after CMHA Police officer-involved shooting

Authorities said the suspect was in a car connected to a shooting that happened on Thursday. When the CMHA officer ordered the suspect out of the car, the suspect pointed a gun at the officer before the officer fired shots, according to the City of Cleveland.

  Grand jury indicts Summit County man for kidnapping, raping woman

John Lent was just released from prison in August.

  Police look for Akron man who reportedly attempted to kidnap a 4-year-old boy

The incident occurred around 8:55 p.m. Thursday in Coventry Township.

Cleveland police to operate sobriety checkpoint Friday

The checkpoint begins at 7 p.m.

3 teens shot while walking on Cleveland’s East Side

All three are being treated at Rainbow Babies and Children's Hospital.

Jury selection begins in trial for Summit County woman charged in 2012 murder of Army veteran

Ashley Biggs was murdered in New Franklin.

39-year-old Canton man charged after striking an Ohio State Highway Patrol cruiser

Police said the trooper's hand and wrist may have been injured in the crash, but he did not require medical attention.

Carroll County Sheriff’s Office search for man suspected of series of thefts in and around Carrollton

Call the Carroll County Sheriff’s Office at 330-627-2141 and opt 0 for dispatch if you can identify him.

Norwalk Police search for duo suspected of fraud

Call Officer Gardner at 419-663-6780 if you can identify them.

  Juvenile arrested in connection to carjacking of St. Ignatius student in Cleveland

A juvenile suspect has been arrested in connection to the armed carjacking of a St. Ignatius student in Cleveland’s Ohio City neighborhood.

Real Time Crime Center helping Cleveland police solve East side homicide

Jovan Wells was killed around 11:30 a.m. in the 2500 block of Woodland Avenue.

18-year-old dies after being shot while driving on Cleveland’s East Side

After the shooting, Marreon Bey crashed into a tree, injuring his 17-year-old front seat passenger.

  Cleveland pastor pleads guilty to prostitution charge involving teenage girls

Reverend Randolph Brown will be sentenced Dec. 9.

Man gets 6 years in prison for violent attack on 2 people in Cleveland Metroparks

Shane Barker attacked the women in Oct. 2019.

Man kills self after shooting his child’s mother in the head, Akron police say

The man fatally injured himself in front of officers.

2 suspects in gift card scam and theft from Vermilion Giant Eagle wanted by Lorain County CSI

Call Detective Gray at 440-654-3397 if you can identify either of these suspects.

Lorain Police search for woman suspected of stealing from store

Call Detective Shamblin at 440-787-4252 if you can identify her.

St. Ignatius student carjacked at gunpoint by 2 suspects while getting into his car after school

One of the suspects in his late teens jumped out of the SUV with a gun, pulled the student out of his Volkswagen Tiguan, stole it, and headed eastbound on Lorain Avenue, according to police.

  Homeless man accused of attacking 4 others with a saw in Painesville Township found not guilty of all attempted murder charges

Brandon Hodgson was found not guilty on all attempted murder charges but found guilty of six out of the eight lesser felonious assault charges he also faced.

Driver runs over 3 people in Akron, police say

A 41-year-old man suffered a broken leg.

Cleveland police look for witnesses to a murder on the city’s East side

Alexander Jamison was found lying on the treelawn of a home on Parkview Avenue.

  Middlefield Police search for 2 suspects in attempted smash and grab

Call 440-632-3527 with any information.