CLEVELAND HEIGHTS, OH (WOIO) – Cleveland Heights Police still looking for the person who shot and killed a 16-year-old boy over the weekend. The fatal shooting happened Saturday night around 11:45PM at Lee Road and Superior. Officers were called to the area for shots fired. When they arrived, they found 16-year-old Artwon Oliver shot in […]

AKRON, Ohio – A multi-agency investigation is under way after a body was found in Akron Friday morning, and the FBI said it may be linked to the craigslist job ad case. The Cleveland office of the FBI said investigators are awaiting the identification of the person found by the Summit County Medical Examiner’s Office. […]

CANTON, OH (WOIO) – The Federal Bureau of Investigation is seeking information regarding the disappearance of Timothy Kern, who is from the Canton-area.  Kern was last seen early on the morning of Sunday, November 13th in the Plain Township area of Stark County.  Kern advised family members he was meeting with a prospective employer that […]

STOW, OH (WOIO) – A 16-year-old high school student arrested in connection with a Craigslist killing has been charged with one count of attempted murder and one count of complicity to attempted murder. Brogan Rafferty is a student at Stow-Munroe Falls High School, and remains in police custody. A 52-year-old man is also in police […]

(WOIO) – A convicted killer has just been moved to his cell at the death chamber for his final hours before he is executed. Reginald Brooks is scheduled to die tomorrow at 10AM. The Cleveland man was convicted in 1982 for killing his three sons after his wife served him with divorce papers. Brooks waited […]

CLEVELAND, OH (WOIO) – The man who confessed to killing a homeless man then burying his body in his backyard was sentenced to prison on Tuesday. Frank Dienes was sentenced to serve life in prison and is not eligible for parole until after 16 years. On or about March 13th, Dienes fatally shot 58-year-old Joseph […]

EAST CLEVELAND, OH (WOIO) – Police in East Cleveland are investigating a deadly stabbing. It happened around 10PM on Charles Road. Officers arrived and found a man stabbed on the front porch of an apartment building.  Paramedics were unable to find any signs of life, but the victim was rushed to MetroHealth Hospital for possible […]

BEREA, OH (WOIO) –   The public memorial service for 13-year-old Charlie Kho is now rescheduled for Friday, November 4th at 10 a-m. The service was postponed last weekend, after an illness in the Kho family. Friday’s mass will take place at St. Adalbert Church in Berea. Charlie was a 7th grader at The Academy of St. […]

After the first day came to a close in the Michael Jackson manslaughter trial against his former doctor, Conrad Murray, definitive arguments have been determined between the prosecution and the defense. Prosecutors say that Murray is responsible for the death of the pop legend, citing numerous forms of negligence by the doctor, while the defense […]

We just reported on the relevance of the movie “Do the Right Thing” and how the racial climate hasn’t significantly changed since that time.  But, we are also watching Troy Davis face the death penalty today as  the U.S. courts completely ignore evidence of the man’s innocence.  Now, we have a hate crime that will certainly be under the  microscope […]

CLEVELAND, OH (WOIO) – Still no arrests in the murder of a 27-year-old man on Cleveland’s east side. The fatal shooting happened around 6PM Tuesday in the 3800 block of East 144th. Police tell 19 Action News Dwane C. Parker was in a car on East 144th when he jumped out and fired several shots into a […]

CLEVELAND, OH (WOIO) – The 16-year-old Cleveland teen shot in the head on city’s west side has died. Cops arrested four people, but has since released one in the fatal Denison Avenue shooting of Jaquan Sims. Witnesses tell police Sims was inside the home when his girlfriend noticed a crowd of people gathering at Andy’s Hot Spot Bar. […]