Prosecutor: No charges to be filed against Luke

Fairfield County Prosecuting Attorney Gregg Marx said Friday he won't press charges against Pickerington teacher Angela Luke in the death of her husband last month.

Donated vest buys K-9 extra protection

The next time Grove City Division of Police officer Brian Kitko enters a building or confronts a suspect with his partner, he will do so with more peace of mind.

Three arrested; more charges anticipated in shooting death

Three people have been arrested and additional charges are expected in connection with Whitehall's eighth homicide of the year, Whitehall Sgt. John Grebb said Friday, Nov. 20.

Well-earned retirement

Dillon joins three other officers in retirement this year: Todd Horning, with 21 years of service; Jerry Knight, who served 24 years; and Eddie Rickels, with 29 years of service. Each clock was engraved with the recipient's badge number and tenure. "We wanted to honor them for all they have done for our community," said Janice Ritchey, treasurer of the alumni association.
Buechner's dedication applauded

Officer wraps up 36 years of service

As he looks back on his 36 years of service as a Bexley police officer, Mike Buechner said his colleagues and the residents are what he will miss most as he begins his retirement.

Prosecutor won’t press charges against Pickerington teacher Luke

The Fairfield County prosecutor today (Nov. 20) said he wouldn’t press charges against a Pickerington teacher in the death of her husband last month.

Car theft on the rise in UA, police say

Upper Arlington has experienced a sharp rise in automobile thefts this year, and police say opportunistic thieves are driving the trend.

Arrests made in Whitehall's eighth homicide

The Youngstown man who was shot and killed Nov. 16 in Whitehall appears to have been the victim of an exchange of gunfire involving at least three other people.

Vehicle windows shot out Saturday and Sunday

The Pickerington Police Department is seeking help from area residents to find a suspect who is responsible for shooting out the windows of at least 15 vehicles.

'Dedicated' fire chief retiring at month's end

In his 35 years with the Jackson Township Fire Department, Rick Dawson went from serving as a volunteer firefighter to chief.
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