CLEVELAND – Broken windows, missing siding, collapsing roofs, trash, warning and condemned signs- many call the abandoned homes scattered throughout Cleveland eyesores. But to so many people living in the neighborhoods filled with them, vacant homes are about more than what meets the eye. “It ain’t the ugliness that bothers me. We live in the […]

  GARFIELD HEIGHTS- The city’s Animal Warden is trying to find the person responsible for the severe neglect of a puppy. According to Garfield Heights Police Facebook page, the male pit bull  is roughly 6-7 months old. If you have any information regarding this dog please contact the Animal Warden at 216-475-1108.   READ MORE: […]

  CLEVELAND, OH (WOIO) – The Cleveland Division of Police Sex Crimes and Child Abuse Unit is currently investigating an incident involving endangering children. Investigators are asking for the public’s help in identifying and locating the mother of two children who were left alone on May 28, 2014. On May 28, 2014, cops responded to […]

  CLEVELAND — The FBI Evidence Response Team has finished its work at an abandoned apartment complex on the city’s east side. The team spent a couple of hours on the site at 10810 Mt. Carmel Road. Investigators were following up on a tip received by the FBI’s Violent Crime Task Force, according to FBI […]

BAINBRIDGE TOWNSHIP, Ohio – Bainbridge Township resident Bob Watson walked along Geauga Lake Road, just north of the former amusement park with the same name. The view from his neighborhood is pleasant until he spots what remains of Geauga Lake over barbed-fire fences and overgrown weeds. Watson said he can only speculate why was the […]

CLEVELAND, OH (WOIO) – A Cleveland police officer rescues an abandoned pup tied to a tree. The Second District Officer found the dog alone with no collar, food or water. The pup was scared and hungry. The officer took the dog home and is currently fostering her until someone can provide a forever home. The […]

AKRON, OH (WOIO) – An Akron mother slapped with charges after getting high on drugs and dumping her little kid off in the middle of the road. Police say Melissa D. Swiger was driving while under the influence of drugs. The 32-year-old drove down W. Waterloo Road, took her three-year-old son out of the car […]

AKRON, OH (WOIO) – Akron Police say charges are pending for a mother who left her toddler in the middle of the road because she was stressed. After dropping off the tot, the mom was involved in a three car accident with serious injuries. Akron Police tell 19 Action News that Tuesday at 11:37 a.m., […]