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  • Two men rescued from water at Wildwood Park in Cleveland

    CLEVELAND– Two men were rescued from the water at Wildwood Park in Cleveland Monday night. According to Cleveland Assistant Fire Chief Timothy O’Toole, a call of two men in distress in the lake came in just before 8 p.m. One was clinging to the break wall; the other was in open water. The Coast Guard pulled both men out of the water. Both were taken to Hillcrest Hospital. The Coast Guard said the men reportedly jumped from a fishing pier […]

  • Here's my veteran. He did 9 years active duty in the navy! Robert Rockow.

    Photos: Honoring Our Heroes (Part 5)

    Honoring your military hero. Here at Fox 8, we want to honor them every day. Just click the ‘submit your photo‘ button below to send in your loved one’s picture. **Be sure to include your loved one’s name and a line of information about him or her. And, please: no professional photos. Photos must be approved, so there may be a short delay between the time you submit your photo and when it appears in our photo gallery** Mobile users, […]


    Share the love: Send photos of your amazing animals

    From your pup, to your cat, to your turtle or your hamster– share your pet photos with us. Just click ‘submit photo’ below. Mobile users, can send photos to tips@fox8.com. Please don’t forget to include your pet’s name!

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    Judge reveals reason for timing of Brelo verdict

    CLEVELAND– The reason for the timing of Saturday’s verdict was released Saturday afternoon. Judge John J. Russo, Cuyahoga County Common Pleas Court Administrative and Presiding Judge, released the following statement after Michael Brelo was found not guilty: “The decision to announce the verdict in this high-profile case on a holiday weekend was not made lightly. It was done so following consultation between the Court administration, other court officials, and the local law enforcement community. The prime consideration was to not […]

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    Protesters gather at Justice Center after Brelo verdict, appear to be peaceful

    CLEVELAND, Ohio — Protesters assembled at the Justice Center during Saturday’s court proceedings, where Officer Michael Brelo was found not guilty of all charges in the 2012 police chase and shooting. Protests and marches appeared to be peaceful. **See video of the protesters at the bottom of this page** Judge John O’Donnell read the verdict at about 11 a.m. after about an hour-long explanation of the charges, testimony during the trial and the circumstances of the shooting that killed Malissa […]

  • Timothy Russell’s sister calls for community to come together following Brelo verdict

    CLEVELAND– Reaction is coming in from family members, following the not guilty verdict in the Officer Brelo trial. Timothy Russell’s sister, Michelle, and sister-in-law, Jackie, spoke out at a press conference a short time after the verdict was read on Saturday. They are calling for the community to come together at this time and they are also calling for peace. *Watch more in the video above* *Watch reaction from Malissa Williams’ brother here* Brelo had been charged with two counts […]

  • Malissa Williams’ brother reacts to not guilty verdict

    CLEVELAND– The brother of Malissa Williams, Alfredo Williams, spoke out immediately following the not guilty verdict in the trial of officer Michael Brelo. **Watch his interview with Kevin Freeman in the video above and click here for reaction from the family of Timothy Russell** Brelo had been charged with two counts of voluntary manslaughter in the deaths of Malissa Williams and Timothy Russell. On Nov. 29, 2012, Cleveland Police Officer Vasile Nan thought he heard a gunshot while he was […]

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    Police: Family admits to shoplifting together at Mentor store

    MENTOR, Ohio– Five people were arrested after police say they stole from a store in Mentor. According to a post on Mentor police’s Facebook page, officers, who were assigned to a retail theft detail, reported seeing suspicious activity in the parking lot of a store near Heisley Rd. and Mentor Ave. They went up to two women who they say had store items hidden under a coat in a shopping cart. Police say the women admitted to stealing and said […]

  • Inside Jimmy Dimora's former home: Family Room; courtesy: FOX 8's Lorrie Taylor

    Want Dimora’s digs? Take a look inside at what could be yours

    INDEPENDENCE, Ohio– Jimmy Dimora‘s former Independence home is now on the market. The home is listed at $459,900 by Cutler Real Estate, on behalf of the U.S. Marshals who seized the home on Forestwood Dr. in April.  FOX 8 News got a look inside the home on Thursday, including a look at the sauna, finished basement, master bathroom and huge master closet. **Check out photos from inside the home and videos below** Dimora is serving a 28-year prison sentence after […]

  • Kellen Corti (Photo from Eastlake Police Dept.)

    Man accused of stealing from homes, pawning jewelry and coins

    EASTLAKE, Ohio– Were you a victim of this suspect? That’s what Eastlake police want to know. They say Kellen Corti, 26, of Willowick, was arrested Wednesday on felony burglary charges for crimes in Eastlake and neighboring cities. Eastlake police say Corti struck on Iris Lane on May 6, around 11:30 a.m. They say he used the ruse of handing out flyers, ringing doorbells and checking for open or unlocked doors. He’s also accused of receiving over $12,000 from a Euclid […]

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    Do you know her? Mentor police looking for woman accused of stealing from elderly person

    MENTOR, Ohio–  Mentor police are asking for the public’s help identifying a theft suspect. They say the woman stole an 86-year-old’s wallet at a department store and used it around Mentor. In the video below, police say the woman in the pink sweatshirt is using the stolen credit card to buy groceries. She left the store in a white, smaller 4-door car. If you know the woman, you’re asked to contact Officer Alvord with Mentor police at 440-974-5763.