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Teen mistakenly shot and killed after knocking on grandfather's window
Williams lived at the home, but didn't have her keys with her at the time, investigators said, so she tried to wake up her grandfather by knocking on his window. Booker Moody, 72, shot once through the window with a shotgun. Police said he told them he didn't look out the window before or after firi
Police: Man shoots granddaughter through window in south Columbus homicide
COLUMBUS, Ohio- One person is dead after a shooting in south Columbus, according to Columbus police.Officers responded to a shooting in the 1200 block of Berkeley Road around 11 p.m. Wednesday.Officers found the victim, identified as 19-year-old Jordan Charlese Victorya Williams, lying in the front
3 mothers help rescue boy left on daycare bus in northwest Columbus
COLUMBUS, Ohio –A young boy who was left on a daycare bus outside a movie theater in northwest Columbus was rescued by three mothers who said they were in the right place at the right time.The incident happened at the Carriage Place Plaza on Bethel Road Tuesday afternoon.The three women, who are co-
One dead after southeast Columbus shooting
COLUMBUS, Ohio —One person is dead following a shooting in southeast Columbus Wednesday evening.Columbus Division of Police responded to a report of shots fired just before 11 p.m. in the 1200 block of Berkeley Road.The victim was pronounced dead a short time later.Police say the suspect is still in
Inspectors call southwest Columbus restaurant 'danger to public health'
On Tuesday, after a string of poor inspections and repeat critical violations, inspectors closed Family Dollar at 5950 Westerville Road in Westerville. Pictures provided to NBC 4 Investigator Tom Sussi show dirty and grimy shelves, floors and ceilings; holes in the wall and cluttered and dirty bathr
SWAT situation underway after deadly east Columbus shooting
COLUMBUS (WCMH) -- A barricade situation is underway after a report of a deadly shooting on the east side of Columbus.Medics were sent to the 1200 block of Berkeley Road around 10:53pm on a report of a shooting.According to Columbus police, one person was pronounced dead at the scene.Police said the
Columbus ranks 23rd in study for nation's top tech-talent
"I think we're doing pretty well. I think the one thing that is great about Columbus is not only we are very supportive of women and have a lot of resources advocating for women, we're also very entrepreneurial," said Kerr. "We have a tremendous entrepreneurial spirit here in Columbus."
Columbus police identify victim of east side shooting
COLUMBUS, OH(WCMH) - Columbus police responded to the 1200 block of Brookway Road on Tuesday, August 14 at approximately 6:03pm, on the report of a shooting.
2 Ohio State Beat Reporters Update Their Urban Meyer Predictions
COLUMBUS, OH - NOVEMBER 18: Head coach Urban Meyer of the Ohio State Buckeyes watches a replay on the scoreboard during a timeout during the second quarter of the game against the Illinois Fighting Illini on November 18, 2017 at Ohio Stadium in Columbus, Ohio. (Photo by Kirk Irwin/Getty Images)
Columbus Police looking for missing 12-year-old girl
COLUMBUS, Ohio --The Columbus Division of Police is searching for a high risk missing 12-year-old girl.Shantell R Taylor was last seen Monday around 7 p.m. in the area of South 18th Street and East Kossuth Street in southeast Columbus.Taylor is 5'2", 138 pounds with brown eyes and black hair with a
1 critical after motorcycle and car collide in south Columbus
COLUMBUS, Ohio --The Columbus Division of Police says one person is in critical condition after a collision between a car and a motorcycle.Investigators say the crash happened Wednesday just before 7 a.m. near the Jackson Pike Jail.One person was transported to Grant Medical Center in critical condi
One killed in east Columbus shooting
COLUMBUS (WCMH) -- One person is dead after a report of a shooting on the east side of Columbus.It happened around 6:03pm on the 1200 block of Brookway Road.The victim was taken to Mount Carmel East Hospital in critical condition. The suspect was pronounced dead shortly before 7pm.No suspect informa
President Trump returning to Columbus to attend Ohio GOP state dinner
President Donald Trump arrives on Air Force One at John Glenn Columbus International Airport in Columbus, Ohio, Saturday, Aug. 4, 2018, en route to a rally at Olentangy Orange High School in Lewis Center, Ohio. (AP Photo/Carolyn Kaster)
President Trump to headline Republican state dinner in Columbus
COLUMBUS, Ohio —President Donald Trump will return to Ohio later this month to headline the Ohio Republican Party's state dinner.The president's appearance at the Aug. 24 event in Columbus was announced Wednesday by Chairman Jane Timken.The visit is a coup for Timken, a Trump loyalist who ousted the
Worthington massage parlor raided as part of human trafficking investigation
At nearby Up-Towne flowers, James Spurrell grew suspicious soon after the massage parlor opened last summer. “They’re open 13 hours a day, seven days a week - which I don’t know any massage parlor that ever does that...any legitimate one,” Spurrell said.
Man shot after argument over video game console
COLUMBUS, Ohio —A man is recovering after being shot over a video game console Tuesday afternoon.Columbus Division of Police said officers responded to a shooting just after 3:15 p.m. on South Hampton Road.When officers arrived they found the victim suffering from a single gunshot wound.The victim t
Reward being offered in unsolved homicide in west Columbus
Authorities say unknown suspects broke the windows to get into the home. When inside, the intruders were confronted by Hodge and another person who lived at the residence. That's when Hodge was shot several times by at least one of the suspects according to police. The shooter then took off, possibl
Police investigating after boy left on daycare bus in northwest Columbus
COLUMBUS, Ohio - A young child was left on a daycare bus outside a movie theater in northwest Columbus, according to police. Officers were called to 2570 Bethel Road Tuesday afternoon when someone heard a boy crying on a bus from The Learning Experience outside the Carriage Place movie theater. When
Hundreds of birds removed from Ohio home
More than 600 birds were removed from a Columbus, Ohio, house Tuesday after reportes of animal neglect, according to theAmerican Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals.
Pedestrian killed on I-71 in north Columbus
COLUMBUS (WCMH) -- A Pedestrian is dead after stepping in front of a box truck on I-71 in north Columbus.According to Columbus police, it happened along Interstate 71 south between I-270 and Cooke Road. The freeway is closed between those exits while police investigate.Traffic heading south can dive