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Toledo man charged with felony for possessing child pornography
A man was charged with a felony after investigators found child pornography videos in his possession. Kenneth S. Durham, 28, of Toledo, was charged with pandering obscenity involving a minor through buying, procuring, or possessing obscene material, according to Toledo Municipal Court records. His b
FIRST ALERT: from winter to spring fever!
TOLEDO (WTOL) - *Friday: One Day Visit from Old Man Winter. Friday's weather will have you reaching for the winter coat and all the accessories. Highs will be a full 10 degrees below normal with winds gusting to around 40 mph. You may be thinking spring, but you will be talking about the wind chill.
Police, U.S. Marshals seeking Toledo area fugitive
TOLEDO, Ohio (WTVG) - The U.S. Marshals Service Northern Ohio and the Toledo Police are looking for the public's assistance in location a fugitive from Toledo. According to the U.S. Marshals, 39-year-old Stanley Braswell is wanted by the Toledo police for the rape of a minor. He has not yet been loc
Woman dies after vehicle crash in North Toledo
A woman died after a traffic crash early Thursday morning in North Toledo. Toledo police responded about 2:23 a.m. to a report of a woman passed out in a burgundy Chevrolet Impala at East Manhattan Boulevard and Mulberry Street, according to police records. A 911 caller then reported that the woman
Woman accused of planning mass killing at Toledo bar wants some charges dropped
One of three suspects arrested in December and accused of plotting mass-casualty attacks in the Toledo area is asking for multiple charges against her to be dropped. Elizabeth Lecron's defense team has petitioned a federal judge to dismiss three of the four charges she faces pertaining to using dest
East Toledo oldest park gets promise of new improvements
TOLEDO (WTOL) - Navarre Park in east Toledo is a old park, with a old name. Dating back to the city’s first pioneers, Peter and Robert Navarre. Now the old park is getting a new future and some folks couldn’t be happier, Like Terry Breymaier, an east Toledo community leader and descendant of Robert
Two teens charged with murder in Alexia Carey’s shooting death
TOLEDO (WTOL) - Two 17-year-old teens have been charged with murder in the shooting death of 16-year-old Alexia Carey. The two suspects were previously charged with felonious assault in the case.
Large-scale heroin, cocaine dealer gets more than 15 years in federal prison
A man once considered one of Toledo’s biggest drug dealers and one of northwest Ohio’s most wanted fugitives is going back to prison for 15 years. And it’s again drugs that landed Gary Hill, Sr., 64, of Lathrup Village, Mich., behind bars, this time for his involvement in shipping heroin and cocaine
Father, son without home after central Toledo fire
TOLEDO (WTOL) - An early morning house fire left a father and son with no place to stay Thursday in central Toledo. The fire happened at a home on Cone Street around 1 a.m. Crews say the fire started in a front bedroom on the second floor and made its way to the attic area.
GM invests more than $670 million in two new products at Toledo plant
TOLEDO (WTVG) - GM's Toledo Transmission Plant employs nearly 1,700 people. Thousands of transmissions are made there every day. Workers have been building 6-speed and 8-speed transmissions for years, but a massive investment has added more products to the portfolio.
North Toledo man sentenced to four years in prison for fatal crash
James Winhoven had many hopes and dreams for his grandson, but those were cut short when a North Toledo driver struck and killed the man after drinking and getting behind the wheel on Sept. 16, the grandfather told a Lucas County Common Pleas Court judge.
Two displaced by overnight fire in Toledo
TOLEDO, Ohio (WTVG) - A father and son are without a place to live following an overnight fire on Cone Street in Toledo. That fire broke out just after 1:30 am Thursday. Firefighters on the scene told 13abc that it began in an upstairs bedroom and spread to the attic. While they found a space heater
Ohio Student Suspended for Making Replica Battlefield Cross for History Project
An Ohio middle-school student spoke out Thursday on "Fox & Friends" after he was suspended from school for making a battlefield cross replica as part of a history project. Celina Middle School eighth-grade student Tyler Carlin said he told his teacher that he was going to replicate the iconic milita
The Greatest Art Exhibit Ever Seen In Toledo was made up of paintings saved by The Monuments Men in WWII
TOLEDO (WTOL) - In 1949, the world was changing. Quickly. A television set was becoming a permanent piece of furniture in the living room. Europe was still deep in the recovery from the ravages of World Two. China was declaring itself a future super power, while Russia and the U.S. began to chill in
GM Turned Down Private Deal To Keep Chevy Cruze Plant Open In Ohio
General Motors actually turned down a private offer to keep the Lordstown Ohio plant making Chevrolet Cruze compact cars, according to a new report. The Chevy Cruze is dead. The last car rolled off the line at GM’s Lordstown plant on March 6th, 2019. With the last Cruze completed, 4,500 GM employees
TPD looking for two men suspected of vandalizing car wash coin machine
TOLEDO (WTOL) - Toledo police are looking for two men wanted for vandalizing a coin machine at a car wash. Police say this happened at a car wash on Suder Avenue. Police say the man damaged the machine as they were trying to break into it.
Officials looking for fugitive wanted for rape of minor
TOLEDO (WTOL) - Officials are looking for a Toledo man wanted for raping and impregnating a 12-year-old girl. Toledo Police and the United States Marshals Service Northern Ohio Violent Fugitive Task Force are looking for 39-year-old Stanley Braswell.
Ohio man accused of driving runaway teen to Florida, engaging in sex acts
PINELLAS PARK, FL - An Ohio man has been arrested in Florida after police say he drove there with a runaway teen and took part in sex acts with her. The suspect, Raymond Curtis, was caught at a hotel with the teen, who authorities say is a 15-year-old girl.
East Toledo neighbors frustrated after months of complaints about pile of rubble
TOLEDO (WTVG) - A vacant house that caught fire months ago is now a pile of rubble, and leaving neighbors suffering aside an eye-sore and worried about their safety. John Fournier says he does his part, but it's difficult living next to a pile of rubble that's more than 15-feet high.
Ohio Man Bitten By Deadly Brown Recluse Spider At Motel 6
A Columbus Ohio man is suing the motel and its hard to blame him. In a suit filed March 19 in Lorain County Common Pleas Court, Craig M. Allen claims he was bitten by the deadly spider while staying at Motel 6, 704 N. Leavitt Road, on Aug. 17 and suffered “a necrotic wound and subsequent cellulitis.