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  • Sheriff’s deputies to help patrol area where 9-year-old Cleveland girl was shot and killed

    CLEVELAND, Ohio — Cuyahoga County sheriff’s deputies will help patrol the area where a little girl was shot and killed in Cleveland. Saniyah Nicholson, 9, was in a car at Harvard Avenue and Lee Road Wednesday night while her mother went inside of DNA Level C Boxing Club to pick up her brother. Cleveland police said two groups were shooting at each other from across the roadway and the girl lost her life. County Executive Armond Budish, said in a […]

  • Bahama Breeze manager fired after group claims racial disrespect

    BEACHWOOD, Ohio — A manager at Bahama Breeze no longer works for the restaurant after a group claimed racial disrespect. Darden Restaurants, which owns Bahama Breeze, released the following statement to FOX 8 News on Thursday: “We clearly fell short of delivering great service to our guests. The manager involved no longer works for us because they mistreated a guest, which is inconsistent with our values. We have spoken with several members of the party to personally apologize and invite […]

  • Found: Euclid police look for missing 17-year-old boy

    Update: This teen has been found.  EUCLID, Ohio — Euclid police are asking for help locating a 17-year-old boy. Rayshawn D. Fleming was last seen at his home in Euclid shortly before noon today. His whereabouts and destination are not known Using social media and texts, the teen has made threats to harm himself, according to police. Rayshawn is 5’- 6”, 140 pounds, with black hair and black eyes. He was last seen wearing a blue hoodie with a white […]

  • Two Akron firefighters on paid leave during investigation into allegations involving pornographic video

    AKRON, Ohio — Two Akron firefighters have been placed on paid leave. The City of Akron says the two fire lieutenants have been placed on leave amid allegations that they made pornographic videos together at a fire station in the city. The videos were allegedly posted on porn websites. The suspended firefighters have been identified as Lt. Art Dean and Provisional Lt. Deann Eller. The following is a joint statement from Akron Mayor Dan Horrigan and Akron Fire Chief Clarence Tucker: […]

  • Teen who escaped local juvenile detention facility found in Florida

    MIAMI, Florida– A teen who broke out of the Cuyahoga Hills Juvenile Correctional Facility in Highland Hills in May has been located in Miami, Florida. According to the U.S. Marshals Service and troopers, Nathaniel Lee Jacks, 17, is in custody. He is being held at a jail in Miami under an alias on an unrelated crime. Investigators said Jacks and another teen used bed sheets to scale fences surrounding the state facility on Green Road last month. They are then accused of […]

  • Akron police looking for suspect who robbed PNC Bank wearing ski mask

    AKRON, Ohio — Akron police are looking for a suspect who robbed the PNC Bank on West Market Street Monday morning. Police say at around 10:30 a.m., employees reported a man entered the bank wearing a ski mask, sunglasses and had something in his waistband, possibly a gun. According to Akron police, the suspect told the security guard not to move, then approached the teller counter and a customer and demanded money.  He took off with cash. He was last […]

  • Six arrested following seizure of $3.4 million in cocaine brought from Mexico to Ohio

    COLUMBUS– Six people have been arrested following the seizure of 75 pounds of cocaine. According to the Ohio Attorney General, authorities with the Central Ohio Organized Crime Investigations Commission/High Intensity Drug Trafficking Area (HIDTA) Task Force made the arrests after gathering evidence indicating the drugs were being transported from Mexico to Columbus in a semi-truck. The truck was intercepted in Columbus.  Investigators served a search warrant on an East Fifth Street warehouse where they say an estimated $3.4 million worth of […]

  • Staying cool during this heat! See list of City of Cleveland pools and spray basins

    CLEVELAND– If you’re looking for a way to stay cool in these sweltering temperatures, the City of Cleveland’s pools and spray basins will be open beginning at noon today. Temperatures are expected to be in the 90s today. **Weather updates, here** Here is a list of Cleveland’s summer outdoor pools: Duggan Park: 1696 Catalpa Rd. Forest Hills Park: 12310 Arlington Ave. Gassaway Pool: 2306 East 100th St. Glendale Park: 3813 East 149th St. Glenview Park: 10746 Leuer Ave. Greenwood Park: 2220 […]

  • Man arrested in hit-and-run that severely injured 8-year-old girl

    CANTON, Ohio– The Stark County Sheriff’s Office says an arrest has been made in the hit-and-run that seriously injured an 8-year-old girl. On Thursday, at around 6:35 p.m., the child was struck by a vehicle on Spangler Street in Canton. The sheriff’s office said the driver took off. Friday, authorities released a description of the vehicle; at around 8 p.m., the sheriff’s office said Ronald Richard Dickens II, 24, turned himself in to investigators. The silver 2007 Dodge Grand Caravan he was […]

  • Viewers share photos, video of cool clouds in Northeast Ohio

    FOX 8 viewers are sending in incredible photos of shelf clouds. Many of the photos sent in are from Tuscarawas and Ashland counties. If you would like to share a photo, click the ‘submit’ button below, or you can email the photo to tips@fox8.com. **Weather updates**

  • Police officer buys groceries for man after his food is stolen during diabetic episode

    HOUSTON — A Houston police officer did something wonderful after a horrible crime. Officer Kirsten Koryciak, an officer with the Houston Police Department, was off-duty but working an extra shift patrolling a Walmart store, when she learned about a theft, and it wasn’t just any theft. A man, who had come into the store to buy groceries, suffered a diabetic episode and collapsed in the parking lot. As EMS came to the scene to care for him, someone stole his […]

  • Good job, Bruno! Tuscarawas County Sheriff K-9 wins medals

    TUSCARAWAS COUNTY, Ohio — It’s a job well done for Tuscarawas County Sheriff K-9 Bruno. Bruno and his handler, Deputy Chris Edwards, were honored at the Ohio Police and Fire Games. According to a post on the sheriff’s office Facebook page, Bruno won the gold medal for narcotics searches, and bronze medals for both building searches and article searches. The post from Sheriff  Orvis Campbell says,  “We’re not trying to brag but we are awfully proud! Bruno looks proud too, don’t […]