CrimeTracker10 Archive

Two shot during home invasion near Ohio State campus

Two people were wounded after shots were fired during a home invasion in north Columbus.

NH man wearing "This Guy Needs A Beer" shirt charged with DUI

Joshua Tackett was driving when his Chevy Cruze crossed into the opposite lane, went off the road and slammed into a stone wall, a granite post and into a telephone pole.

Drive-by shooter opens fire with two adults and baby inside

Columbus Police say a man was shot in the leg while a 7-week-old girl was inside.

Monday's Most Wanted: Lisa Morbitzer

Franklin County SWAT is searching for a criminal on the run.

Search for shooter in East Columbus shooting

Columbus police are searching for a suspect after someone was shot at a Super 8 on Brice Road.

Suspect in Georgia killings found dead at home

A man who shot and killed five people during two separate shootings as part of a domestic dispute in Georgia was found dead in his home early Saturday of an apparent self-inflicted gunshot wound, authorities said.

Reynoldsburg police dealing with increase in car break-ins

Along one of the cul de sacs struck in that rash of attacks, one resident had a surveillance camera rolling.

Michigan radio host killed in suspected murder-suicide

Authorities say a southwestern Michigan morning radio show host and her husband have been found dead in a suspected murder-suicide.

One person dead after shooting at East Columbus nightclub

Police are searching for a suspect after a man was shot and killed early Saturday morning in East Columbus.

Multiple people injured in Northeast Columbus shooting

Multiple people are injured after a shooting on North Cassady Avenue near the airport in Northeast Columbus.

Reynoldsburg HS student, 18, killed in overnight shooting

One man is dead after being shot multiple times by possibly two unknown gunmen.

Registered sex offenders charged with producing child porn in Columbus

According to the Department of Justice, 67-year-old Dennis Rawlins of Columbus and Mark Heyd, 61, of Kailua, Hawaii were both indicted on Thursday.

Whitehall massage therapist charged with rubbing genitals on clients

A Whitehall man has been charged after several women claimed he inappropriately touched them during massages.

Joel Wright, former seminarian, pleads guilty to child sex charges

A former Ohio seminarian has pleaded guilty to trying to adopt or purchase infants from Mexico to sexually molest them.

Police searching for suspects after shooting in northeast Columbus (UPDATE)

According to police, the shooting happened in the 2000 block of Parkgreen Place.

Authorities: Wash. mom dismembered in home, body parts dumped

A woman who authorities say was slain and dismembered in her suburban home and then had her remains placed in a Seattle recycling bin was a beloved mother of three as well as a sister and friend, her family says.

Columbus SWAT officer Steven Smith, wounded in standoff, has died

A Columbus SWAT officer who was critically wounded in a shooting over the weekend has died from his injuries.

Judge denies bond for man accused of shooting SWAT officer (UPDATE)

Lincoln Rutledge, 44, was arraigned in Franklin County Municipal Court on felonious assault and aggravated arson charges in the wake of the shooting of Columbus police SWAT officer Steven Smith.

SWAT officer wounded in weekend standoff identified

A Columbus police SWAT officer who was shot while serving a warrant over the weekend has been identified as a 27 year veteran.

Police probe possible connection between slaying suspect, Will Smith

Police said Smith, 34, was killed in a case of road rage by a man who had rear-ended his car.

Monday's Most Wanted: James C. Pettigrew

Franklin County SWAT is searching for a criminal on the run.

Man charged in shooting deaths of two people in Reynoldsburg

Reynoldsburg police say two people are dead after a shooting early Sunday morning.

Man charged in New Year's night murder

A man has been charged in a New Year's night murder in East Columbus.

Neighbors come together to learn ways to stop the violence

A local church is working to unite communities, while at the same time, a north Columbus family desperately looks for answers after a senseless murder.

Circleville man indicted for 3 Columbus bank robberies

Jeremy William Draise is accused of robbing First Merit Bank on Sawmill Road in January and two Huntington Bank locations in March.