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Body found on south side in Youngstown identified
YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio (WKBN) - The body of a man located on the south side of Youngstown has been identified.Police say the body of Robert Miller was found Tuesday at about 5:39 p.m. behind Oak Hill Cemetery on Plum Street.No other information about the deceased has been released.A cause of death hasn't
Man paraded burning American flag in downtown Youngstown, police say
YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio (WKBN) - A Youngstown man who was parading a burning American flag downtown was arrested, police said.
Abandoned Youngstown house attracting rats and angering neighbors
YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio (WKBN) - Residents in one south side Youngstown neighborhood are fed up with a vacant house on their street. They're begging code enforcement to get rid of it as soon as possible.Neighbors say this house on Neilson Avenue started falling apart three years ago. The porch is caving in
Youngstown police arrest man on gun charge
Sammy Anderson, 22, of South Raccoon Road, is in the Mahoning County jail on charges of carrying concealed weapons and possession of marijuana as well as warrants for driving under suspension and aggravated menacing. He is expected to be arraigned later today in municipal court.
Youngstown company preparing warehouse for medical marijuana cultivation
"We have walls ready, our flooring is set and in, equipment is ready to be set up. So once all the electric and those other stages are done, we're ready to roll," he said.
Man arrested, accused of robbing Home Depot
BOARDMAN, Ohio (WKBN) - A man is in the Mahoning County jail Friday charged with robbing a store in Boardman, by saying that he had a gun.
Youngstown man arrested for theft from Walmart in Boardman
That man was Vincent Stennis, 27, of Republic Avenue. When officers approached Stennis, he attempted to run from them, the report said.
City Club Hosts State of the Valley Dinner June 25 - Business Journal Daily
The panel discussion will feature Youngstown Mayor Jamael Tito Brown, Warren Mayor Doug Franklin, Warren community development director Michael Keys and Youngstown economic development liaison Dominic Marchionda Jr. Business Journal publisher Andrea Wood will moderate the discussion.
City employee files lawsuit against Youngstown mayor
But when Tito Brown became mayor, Beniston fearing she wouldn't be reappointed, opted to fall back to a classified position and was given the job as Waste Water Treatment Plant Construction Engineer before McNally left office.
Youngstown crime activity: TV stolen while man dozes on couch
11:42 a.m. – 500 block of Glenaven Ave.,Shirley Ingram and Louise Ingram were charged with domestic violence.According to a police report, the two women got into a fight and Shirley Ingram threw a knife at Louise Ingram, causing a cut on her wrist. Louise Ingram then threw hot water on Shirley Ingra
Man beaten in Youngstown had spleen removed
YOUNGSTOWN — Police are trying to figure out how a man ended up at St. Elizabeth Youngstown Hospital on Wednesday with injuries so severe he had to have his spleen removed.Reports said officers were called to the hospital about 3 p.m., where reports said he was taken to the hospital by paramedics ea
Boardman police looking for Family Dollar robber who smashed glass door
Officers said he took some lighters, headphones and a wireless speaker, all totaling nearly $180.
Boardman crime activity: Student reports being choked by Youngstown bus driver
9:12 a.m. - Afton Avenue and Erie Street, Troy Blackmon, 24, arrested and charged with trafficking in drugs and possession of drugs. Officers pulled Blackmon over and said they smelled marijuana on him. Police found bags of marijuana, burnt blunts and three cell phones in the car, according to a rep
Member of multi-person indictment pleads guilty
Jones, 56, South Lincoln Avenue, Salem, pleaded guilty to charges of three counts of trafficking in cocaine, two counts of trafficking in heroin, one count of trafficking in drugs and three counts of permitting drug abuse for allegedly allowing her apartment home at the time on Aetna Street, Salem,
City cuts ribbon on new Youngstown Municipal Court
“We were able to restore this courtroom to its original integrity and majestry. We’ve tried everything to make this building as safe and secure as possible, and I think we’ve accomplished that. It is a good day for Youngstown,” Kolby said.
Body of missing man discovered
According to reports from Youngstown’s WKBN First News, the Preston County, W.Va., sheriff’s office was called to the Bull Run area in Preston County around 4 a.m. Sunday for a reported drowning.
Car hits bear on Ohio Turnpike
Bears have been spotted all over Northeast Ohio this spring, including in Pepper Pike, Hudson, Chardon and Mantua. The Ohio Department of Natural Resources said the black bear population in the state is between 50 and 100.
ODNR Issues a Single Permit in Ohio’s Utica - Business Journal Daily
XTO Energy, a division of Exxon Mobil, received a permit for a new horizontal well in Belmont County, according to ODNR.
String of FBI, Task Force raids across the area part of larger investigation
"I drive my son to school. I see, you know, a cop car, the news reporters and very curious," a neighbor said. "This is normally a very, very safe neighborhood and I want to keep it that way -- especially there's a bunch of children that live here and, you know, it's very concerning."
Youngstown man arrested in drug raid
Authorities executed a search warrant at a home at 44584 state Route 154, Rogers, locating about 54 grams of crack cocaine, three grams of cocaine, a gram of heroin and 15 grams of marijuana. Additionally, more than $1,400, digital scales, drug paraphernalia, two handguns and packaging materials use