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Woman who tried to drown puppy charged by Canton police
CLEVELAND, OH (WOIO) - A woman from Wooster was arrested by Canton police for animal cruelty after she was accused of trying to drown a young pit bull. Ashley Mace, 29, was arrested at a home on 9th Street NE in Canton on Saturday after officers were called to resolve a dispute between several peopl
Two suspects arrested in connection with Canton homicide
CANTON, Ohio– Canton police and the FBI arrested two suspects in connection with a weekend homicide. Mitch Anthony Greenlief and Curtis James Williams, both 24, are charged with complicity to commit murder.
Suspect arrested in Stark County rape, kidnapping
PLAIN TOWNSHIP, Ohio– A man is behind bars following a lengthy investigation into a rape case in Stark County. The crime happened at Diamond Park in Plain Township on Sept. 6, the Stark County Sheriff’s Office said.
Things to Do, Dec. 18: Cirque Dreams Holidaze; 'Christmas Vacation' on screen and in real life
Check out Holidaze: The spectacle of Cirque Dreams Holidaze comes to E.J. Thomas Hall at 7:30 p.m., featuring singers, circus performers, special effects and lots more. Tickets are $37-$99 at 330-972-7570 or ticketmaster.com.
Canton man jailed in fatal shooting; another sought
CANTON Police have jailed one person and are seeking another in connection with a shooting Saturday that left an Akron man dead. Mitch A. Greenlief, 24, of Canton, is charged with complicity to murder in the death of Donte Alexander, 29. According to Stark County Jail records, Greenlief was arrested
Canton murder suspect remains at large; second suspect in custody
CLEVELAND, OH (WOIO) - Police are looking for a man accused of shooting and killing a 29-year-old man in Canton on Saturday night. A second suspect tied to the shooting is already in custody.
New Canton City Council President Appointed
(WHBC) – Canton City Council has a new president. William Sherer II has been appointed to finish the term of late president Allen Schulman. Canton Mayor Tom Bernabei says Sherer will do a good job in the role.
UPDATE Both Homicide Suspects Now In Custody
(WHBC) – The Canton Police Department says both suspects from a weekend homicide are now in custody. Police say Curtis James Williams (on the left) was arrested on Tuesday by Canton police officers and members of the FBI Safe Streets Task Force.
'Brother Dave' Lombardi still has a heart for ministry
Charita Goshay CantonRep.com staff writer @cgoshayREP — CANTON The halo of curly hair is intact, as is the sonorous voice. For 55 years, in well more than 5,000 sermons, the Rev. David Lombardi has delivered the same succinct message: Jesus saves.
Massillon council says 'yes' to Aultman
Steven M. Grazier IndeOnline.com staff writer @sgrazierINDE — MASSILLON City Council voted to approve an offer Monday night from Aultman Hospital that pays the city more than $2 million and will provide a slate of medical services vacated by the former Affinity Medical Center.
Canton police name two suspects in deadly shooting
CANTON, Ohio – Canton police detectives have issued warrants for two suspects in a deadly shooting. According to a press release, officers responded to a shots fired call Saturday around 7 p.m. in the 2100 block of Midway Avenue NE but didn’t find anything in the area.
Answers to your Aultman, Affinity questions
Steven M. Grazier IndeOnline.com staff writer @sgrazierINDE — MASSILLON A vote by City Council today is expected to determine the city's course on how to support the future of health care in western Stark County.
Man shot dead on Canton's northeast end
A 29-year-old man is dead after he was shot on Canton's northeast side Saturday evening. Police say the shooting occurred on the 2100 block of Midway Ave. Northeast around 7 p.m. The victim, identified as Donte Alexander, had been shot in his car and later died from his injuries at Mercy Medical Cen
Canton Police investigating homicide, victim found in car with gunshot wound
CLEVELAND, OH (WOIO) - The Canton Police Department is investigating a homicide after the victim was found in a car with a gunshot wound. Police said officers received a call of shots fired on the 2100 block of Midway Avenue around 7 p.m. on Dec. 15.
Man Indicted In Child Rape Case
(WHBC) – A Stark County Grand Jury has indicted a man on charges that he sexually assaulted a young girl and recorded it with his cell phone. Brandon M. Prather is facing charges of rape, gross sexual imposition and illegal use of a minor in a nudity-oriented material or performance, all felonies.
Mega Millions, Powerball jackpots continue climb; Ohio Lottery results
CLEVELAND, Ohio — The Mega Millions and Powerball jackpots continue their steady climb. No tickets matched Friday’s Mega Millions numbers of 5-22-26-43-49 Mega Ball 23 Megaplier 4x, so the jackpot increases to $284 million for Tuesday night’s drawing.
Canton officers under investigation after arrest caught on video
CANTON Police are investigating the actions of city officers who arrested four members of a family on Ninth Street SW. The department's Office of Professional Services is reviewing the "use of force incident," according to Lt. Dennis Garren, public information officer. The family did not file a comp
Man fatally shot Saturday night in Canton, police say
CANTON, Ohio -- Homicide detectives are investigating after a man was shot and killed Saturday night on Canton’s northeast side. Officers responded about 7 p.m. Saturday because someone called 911 after hearing gunshots on the 2100 block of Midway Avenue NE, Lt. Dennis Garren said in a press release
Canton police find shooting victim miles from crime scene
CANTON, Ohio - Canton police are investigating a deadly shooting that happened Saturday around 7 p.m. According to a press release, officers responded to a shots fired call in the 2100 block of Midway Avenue NE but didn't find anything in the area.
Storm warning: Canton McKinley leaves whiplash on Uniontown Green
Fireworks are most common on the Fourth of July, but Canton McKinley broke out its own form of pyrotechnics during their 67-33 explosion on Uniontown Green in Ohio girls basketball on December 15.