CrimeTracker10 Archive

Ohio man indicted in scalding death of his son, 4

A grand jury has indicted an Ohio man who prosecutors say waited 15 hours to call for help despite knowing his wife had placed his 4-year-old son in scalding water, eventually causing the child's death.

Police search for suspect(s) after north Columbus shooting

Columbus police say a 19-year-old was shot outside his home in north Columbus early Sunday morning. Read more.

Resident shoots burglar in North Columbus

Police arrested a 28-year-old man for aggravated burglary early Saturday morning in north Columbus. Read more.

Guilty verdict for teen accused in 2015 east Columbus murders

17-year-old Jordyn Wade was found guilty of aggravated murder, aggravated robbery and kidnapping.

Police looking for suspects after woman shot, raped in west Columbus

Columbus Police are looking for three suspects who they say stabbed and raped a woman in west Columbus early Thursday morning.

Ga. gang leader ordered hit on baby from jail: DA

A Georgia gang leader is charged with ordering a retaliation hit from behind bars that killed a baby boy, officials say.

Man arrested for April felonious assault charges

U.S. Marshals have arrested a man wanted for felonious assault charges out of a home raid in West Columbus. Read more.

NJ man with Hitler mustache charged in weapons, ammo case

A man who wore a Hitler mustache and is believed by authorities to be a white supremacist is facing numerous charges.

Authorities arrest contractor suspected of smuggling drugs into Marion Co. jail

A private contractor for a central Ohio correctional facility has been arrested after police found several grams cocaine in his possession.

Troopers make $600K coke bust in Madison County

A Chicago man is facing felony drug charges after Ohio State Highway Patrol troopers seized more than 13 pounds of cocaine.

Monday's Most Wanted: Tamara Porter

Franklin County SWAT is searching for Tamara Porter, who is wanted for burglary and possession of criminal tools.

Search for suspect after Whitehall shooting

Whitehall police are looking for a suspect involved in a shooting on South Hamilton Road Friday night. Read more.

Columbus woman searching for justice six years later

A Columbus woman who many never walk again, is turning to the community for information and help to find justice. No arrests have been made six years after someone shot and paralyzed Alix Reese in East Columbus.

Police searching for northwest Columbus robbery suspect

Police are searching for a man accused of robbing a CVS Pharmacy in Columbus.

Ohio man to be pallbearer charged with burglary during funeral

A man expected to be a pallbearer at a woman’s funeral has been charged with burglarizing her granddaughter’s home during the service in western Ohio.

3 indicted for luring victims into human trafficking, prostitution

Three people, including a husband and wife, in central Ohio have been indicted on charges for their role in luring victims into human trafficking.

10-year-old girl wounded in apparent drive-by shooting

A young girl is recovering after she was hurt in a shooting in the South Linden area.

Reynoldsburg officers undergo intense traffic stop training

This week, Reynoldsburg police officers will undergo intense training involving high-risk traffic stops in which every move and every spoken word can make the difference between a safe arrest or a deadly confrontation.

Police: 2 people hospitalized after shooting in east Columbus

Neighborhoods on the east side of Columbus are on guard, after three people have died after four shootings in the last three days.

Columbus "bathroom bandit" arrested, charged with burglary

Police have charged 57-year-old Gilbert Duwayne Courts with 12 counts of burglary and 12 counts of vandalism.

Monday's Most Wanted: Russell Kerr Jr.

A man wanted for assault and child endangering is Monday's Most Wanted fugitive.

Columbus man fatally shot during argument dropped off at Indiana hospital

Two men have been arrested after an argument led to one man’s shooting death late Sunday night.

​Police: Florida man kills brother in fight over cheeseburger

A 25-year-old Florida man faces murder charges, accused of shooting and killing his older brother over a cheeseburger, authorities said. Read more.

New details released in Maryland shooting spree

Tordil went on a nearly 24-hour shooting spree Thursday and Friday, authorities say, killing three people and wounding three others. Read more.

Northeast Columbus ice cream shop has window smashed, money stolen

Clown Cone, located in the Northern Lights Shopping Center, was robbed early Saturday morning. Clown Cone sells ice cream, candy and small toys and knick-knacks.