Saturday, April 21, 2018

Troopers seize 2 ounces of cocaine in Scioto County traffic stop

PORTSMOUTH – Two men from West Virginia are facing felony drug charges after Ohio State Highway Patrol troopers seized two ounces of cocaine, worth an estimated $4,500 following a traffic stop in Scioto County. Troopers...

OSHP investigating fatal car crash on Fairview Road

According to a release from the Ohio State Highway Patrol, a one vehicle accident on Fairview Road this afternoon claimed the life of 18-year-old Oak Hill resident Bethany Hackney. The accident occurred at 3:05...

Highway Patrol graduates 81 cadets in ceremony today

News Release Columbus - The Patrol’s 153rd Academy Class graduated today after 22 weeks of intense paramilitary training. The keynote address was provided by John W. Magaw, former Director of the U.S. Secret Service and...

Stores inside Ohio Shopping Mall among targets of synthetic drug search warrants

News Release (ASHTABULA, Ohio) – Ohio Attorney General Mike DeWine announced that authorities in Ashtabula and Seneca counties executed search warrants at area businesses today as part of an ongoing effort to fight the illegal...

Amish Beard-Cutting Case: Ohio Residents Sentenced for Hate Crimes

“They trusted us to do what was right and we weren’t going to let them down.” - Michael Sirohman Special Agent, Cleveland FBI

Man charged for allegedly running another man over with vehicle

A Crown City man has been charged with felonious assault for allegedly running over another man with his vehicle. According to the report, deputies responded to the call at Green Terrace Mobile Home Park at...

Updated: Cable thieves knock out service to numerous Gallia residents

Update: According to AT&T spokesperson Holly Hollingsworth, crews were able to restore service to customers overnight.  Hollingsworth said the company apologizes for any inconvenience to customers.   GALLIPOLIS – The Gallipolis Volunteer Fire Department responded to...

Redmond, Williams and Wasongo set to testify in Zane Taylor murder case

GALLIPOLIS – Three of the four charged in connection with the murder of 33-year-old Zane Taylor have pleaded guilty to charges and have agreed to testify against James Garrett, 22, Pt. Pleasant, W.Va., the...

For the record: Gallipolis Municipal Court

Cases resolved in the Gallipolis Municipal Court the week of January 14, 2013 were: * Does not include court fees * Common abbreviations: DUS - Driving Under Suspension; FTY - Failure to Yield; OVI -...

Failing to Yield caused more than 30,000 crashes in 2012

News Release Gallipolis/Pomeroy- Motorists running red lights, stop signs or failing to yield to traffic are causing far too many crashes in Ohio each year. In fact, these violations were the second-highest cause of fatal...

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