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  • Missing: Labryant Abercrombie

    CLEVELAND, Ohio — FOX 8 is relaunching our missing persons segments with the help of Amanda Berry.  We hope the segments will help loved ones reunite with their missing family members. Labryant Abercrombie, 27, was last seen July 8 on East 13th Street in Cleveland. He is 6’3″ tall and weighs about 200 pounds. He was last seen wearing a baseball cap, black shorts, and a black t-shirt. Anyone with information is asked to call Detective White with the Cleveland Police Department […]

  • Seen on TV: 7/20/17

    Here are the Seen on TV links for Thursday, July 20, 2017: Click here for Stuff the Bus information Click here for schedule of informational meetings on property tax deal proposed for NuCLEus project Click here for smoke detector information Click here for more on Perkins Wildlife Center Click here for info on President Trump’s Youngstown visit on July 25 Click here for more information on The Backpackers Shop Click here for more information on Farmer Lee Jones and the Chef’s […]

  • GoFundMe created for high school football player seriously hurt in shooting

    CLEVELAND — A GoFund Me account has been set up for a high school football player who was seriously injured in a drive-by shooting in Cleveland earlier this month. Michael Chappman, 17, told FOX 8’s Suzanne Stratford that he got off work around 3:30 p.m., on July 6, stopped home to see his mother, and around dinnertime went to hang out with a friend. He and his friend were at a small park on Ansel Road when a vehicle drove […]

  • Seen on TV: 7/16/17

    Here are the Seen on TV links for Sunday, July 16, 2017: Click here for a list of Emmy Award nominees Click here for the GoFundMe account info for the high school football player hurt in shooting Click here for information on FBI recruitment Click here for more on the Cedar Point ticket deal Click here to send your well wishes to Indians manager Terry Francona Click here for the Earnest Byner Preseason Short Scramble Click here for information on how to let us […]

  • Free treats on National Ice Cream Day!

    It’s the sweetest day of the year: National Ice Cream Day! To celebrate, several national chains and local stores are giving away free scoops or discounts today. Find out where you can claim a free, sweet treat, below: McDonald’s Grab a free vanilla cone at participating locations from 2 p.m.-5 p.m.  Customers must first download the McDonald’s mobile app in order to get the free cone. The offer appears on the app under “my deals.” What's better than 🍦 on […]

  • Mansfield police: Body of female missing from Texas found in trunk

    MANSFIELD, Ohio — The Mansfield Division of Police is investigating after the body of a female, believed to be missing from Texas, was found in the trunk of a car Friday afternoon. Acccording to a news release, the department was contacted by police in Cedar Hill, Texas, Friday to check on the welfare of a female missing from their area. Mansfield police officers went to a home in the 400 block of Woodridge Drive and found the missing female’s car. […]

  • Seen on TV: 7/15/17

    Here are the Seen on TV links for Saturday, July 15, 2017: Click here for a list of Emmy Award nominees Click here for the list of Akron Public Schools back-to-school dates Click here for information on FBI recruitment Click here for more on the Cedar Point ticket deal Click here to send your well wishes to Indians manager Terry Francona Click here for the Earnest Byner Preseason Short Scramble Click here for information on how to let us know about your lemonade stand […]

  • Victims in fatal crash with Akron fire truck identified

    AKRON, Ohio — The two people killed in a crash with an Akron fire truck on Friday have been identified. According to the Summit County Medical Examiner’s, 16-year-old LaShae Johnson and 15-year-old Briyana Hayes were identified as the deceased crash victims. The Akron Public Schools confirmed Saturday that Johnson was in the 11th grade at East Community Learning Center and Hayes was a 10th-grader at Buchtel Community Learning Center. The accident happened at around 3:45 p.m. Friday afternoon at West […]

  • 8th Annual Plane Pull held at Hopkins Airport to benefit Special Olympics

    CLEVELAND — People pulling an airplane? You bet. Today marked the 8th Annual CLE Plane Pull at Cleveland Hopkins International Airport, which benefits Special Olympics Ohio (SOOH). The Opening Ceremony kicked off at 9:50 a.m. and the first pull happened at around 10 a.m. in the parking lot of the I-X Center. Teams of 20 people had once chance to pull a United Airlines Boeing 737, weighing up to 150,000 lbs., 12 feet. Prizes were awarded for the fastest team […]

  • It’s a great weekend in the CLE: Luke Bryan, Gold Cup Soccer, and Taste of Tremont!

    CLEVELAND — What a weekend in the CLE! Last night, the Piano Man himself, Billy Joel, rocked Progressive Field with his sold-out concert. Were you there? Submit your pics, HERE. LUKE BRYAN Tonight, country superstar Luke Bryan is set to take the stage at the Indians’ ballpark at around 8 p.m. Doors open at 4:30 p.m. for Bryan’s Huntin’ Fishin’ and Lovin’ Every Day Tour.  First to take the stage, though, is “American Idol” alum Lauren Alaina, who kicks things […]

  • Man arrested in triple shooting, including 9-year-old girl

    CLEVELAND — The Cleveland Division of Police have arrested a man in connection with a triple shooting that happened on the city’s east side Thursday afternoon. According to Cleveland police, Carlos Anderson was taken into custody Friday evening at around 7:30 p.m., on charges of felonious assault. Anderson is accused of shooting three people, including a 9-year-old girl, at an apartment complex on Cedar Avenue near East 22nd Street, just after 3 p.m. Thursday. Police say the suspect showed up […]

  • North Ridgeville police searching for robbery suspects, ask residents to stay inside

    NORTH RIDGEVILLE, Ohio — The North Ridgeville Police Department is asking residents to stay in their homes as they search for two robbery suspects, who are believed to be armed. The department posted on its Facebook page that the incident started with Cleveland police, who were pursuing a stolen car from their city Tuesday night. The chase ended at Chestnut Ridge and SR 83, where the suspects bailed. North Ridgeville police say they have K-9 teams searching that area, and […]