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Old phone scam (with new twist) making the rounds again

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An old phone scam is making the rounds again; emptying bank accounts with a new twist.Read more

Columbus police warn of assaults tied to ridesharing

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Columbus Police say they are looking for a man posing as a ride share driver who is making unwanted sexual advances against unsuspecting women.Read more

Police looking for suspects of violent gas station robbery in east Columbus

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Reynoldsburg Police are searching for two men who held up a Speedway gas station by pointing a gun to the head of the cashier.Read more


“Go Buckets” idea to help students during active shooter

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Westerville North student creates safety buckets for classrooms.Read more

Ashland abduction suspect has lengthy criminal history

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CrimeTracker 10 searched dozens of police reports and court documents to uncover a disturbing pattern of violence against women by Shawn Grate.Read more

Dogs trained to sniff out electronics

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Investigators call them bloodhounds for the digital age and Franklin County could soon have one of its own.Read more

New social media tool used to track terrorism

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Tracking terrorists, one post at a time.Read more

Delaware Co. Sheriff’s Office releases sketch of Lewis Center child enticement suspect

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The attempted luring happened August 20 around 8 p.m. on Alisons Street in Lewis Center.Read more

Police need help identifying woman who stole money from 92-year-old

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The suspect took the woman’s wallet while she was having coffee according to Columbus Police.Read more

Columbus Police warning Short North businesses about credit card thieves

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Businesses in the Short North are getting ready for a busy weekend because of Gallery Hop. Police are sending warnings to those businesses about a couple of suspected credit cards thieves, who they say stole several credit cards and tried to use them in the area.Clover on High was targeted Tuesday, according to the Short North Alliance.Two women reportedly entered the store and tried to buy a large amount of merchandise, but when they attempted to checkout, the cards were declined.Read more

Robbery suspect pointed gun through drive-thru window

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The incident happened May 15 when the suspect approached the drive-thru window of the Donato’s Pizza on Thurman Avenue.Read more

K9 discovers marijuana grow operation in Athens County

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The Athens County Sheriff’s Office says they found 150 mature marijuana plants in and outside two homes in Stewart, Ohio.Read more

Westerville police investigating if thieves are using new technology to break into cars

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Police say they found no evidence to suggest the thieves pried their way inside.Read more