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  • Teacher trying to file harassment complaint arrested after revealing sexual relationship with student

    LORAIN COUNTY, Ohio — A 24-year-old teacher has been arrested for having an alleged sexual relationship with one of her students. According to a release from the Lorain County Sheriff’s Office, Sarah Conway, 24, turned herself in on Thursday. She faces four counts of sexual battery. According to authorities, Conway, who is a teacher at Willow Creek Positive Education Program in Eaton Township, filed a harassment complaint against an 18-year-old male student on March 21. During the process of filing […]

  • Activists speak regarding county’s role in death of 4-year-old Aniya Day Garrett

      CLEVELAND, Ohio — Community activists planned to meet with with county officials today regarding the Aniya Day Garrett case. The group was to meet at 10 a.m.  They then held a press conference at the Cuyahoga County Headquarters. Protesters gathered overnight earlier this month in a call for action for the 4-year-old, who police say was killed at the hands of her mother and her mother’s boyfriend. Police and paramedics were called to an apartment on Lakeshore Boulevard in Euclid on […]

  • Man charged in murder of woman found in garbage can appears in court

    CLEVELAND, Ohio — A man charged in the murder of a Cleveland Heights woman will face a judge Thursday morning. Miriam Johnson disappeared in February before her body was found stuffed in a garbage can a month later. Yaphet Bradley, 35, is the father of Johnson’s three children. He faces 15 charges, including of murder. Calvin Young, 24, also faces charges. He’s accused of helping Bradley dispose of Johnson’s body. Continuing coverage. 

  • Julia Louis-Dreyfus tweets hilarious name suggestion for new royal baby

    A name fit for a king! Actress Julia Louis-Dreyfus last night tweeted a name suggestion for the healthy baby boy born to Prince William and the former Kate Middleton Monday. The baby’s name has not yet been revealed. The tweet was sent after LeBron James made a last-minute three-pointer that gave the Cavs a win over the Pacers Wednesday night, 3-2. Name suggestion for new royal baby: LeBron @KingJames — Julia Louis-Dreyfus (@OfficialJLD) April 26, 2018 James has carried the […]

  • Steel Vengeance: Cedar Point giving an up-close look at newest, record-breaking roller coaster

    SANDUSKY, Ohio — We’ll finally get to see the world’s first hyper-hybrid roller coaster in action today at Cedar Point. Media from all over the country got a look at the brand new Steel Vengeance at a special press event. Fox 8’s own Kenny Crumpton gave it a whirl. Watch his experience in the video above. The Steel Vengeance is the tallest, fastest and longest hybrid coaster in the world, and will reach speeds of up to 74 mph. It’s […]

  • Streetsboro police identify brothers involved in ‘premeditated’ shooting that killed 11-year-old

    STREETSBORO, Ohio — Police have identified the brothers involved a shooting that killed an 11-year-old in Streetsboro Monday night. Caleb Lishing, 11, died after he was allegedly shot in the back by his brother, Elijah Lishing, 13, in what police say appears to be a “premeditated act.” Elijah faces charges of aggravated murder, and police say he could face further charges. Police were called to a house on Alden Drive around 9:30 p.m. Monday for a report that a juvenile […]

  • Missing: Nathan Cain

    CANTON, Ohio — FOX 8 is sharing missing persons segments with the help of Amanda Berry. We hope the segments will help loved ones reunite with their missing family members. Nathan Cain, 14, was last seen March 2 in Canton. He was wearing white Nike Jordan shoes and a Tommy Hilfiger hoodie. He is 5’4″ tall and weighs 90 pounds. Anyone who has information is asked to call 330-649-5800. You can see the daily missing persons segment with Amanda Berry on […]

  • Streetsboro City Schools release statement, police speak after 11-year-old was shot & killed by brother

    STREETSBORO, Ohio — Streetsboro City Schools released a short statement this morning regarding a fifth-grader who was killed by his brother Monday night. The 11-year-old was shot by his 13-year-old brother in “what appears to be a premeditated act,” said police. Last night we lost one of our 5th graders in a tragic incident. Grief counselors will be available at Henry Defer Intermediate and the Middle School. State testing at those buildings is cancelled for today. — Streetsboro Schools (@StreetsboroSD) […]

  • Crews respond to four-car crash in Lake County

    LAKE COUNTY, Ohio — A portion of North Ridge Road in Perry Township was closed after a four-car crash that flipped two vehicles. According to the Lake County Sheriff, it happened at just before 6 a.m. near Call Road in Perry Township. All four lanes were shut down following the crash but have since been reopened. Stick with Fox 8 and Fox8.com for more.

  • Edgewater LIVE, Euclid Beach LIVE returning soon — full schedule here…

    CLEVELAND, Ohio — It’s almost time to “rock the lakefront!” The Cleveland Metroparks’ popular and free Edgewater LIVE and Euclid Beach LIVE events will return for the fifth year beginning May 31 and June 1, respectively. According to a press release, Edgewater LIVE will kick off at 4:30 p.m. May 31 on the Centennial Plaza at Edgewater Beach House with performers from the Tri-C Creative Arts Program. Then from 6 to 9 p.m., Yachtly Crue will perform. There will be […]

  • Mother, boyfriend face charges in overdose death of 2-year-old boy

      CLEVELAND, Ohio — A mother and her boyfriend have been arrested and are facing charges of involuntary manslaughter after the woman’s 2-year-old son died from a drug overdose. According to court documents, John Hines Jr., 33, is accused of bringing illegal narcotics into the East 140th Street home of his girlfriend, Tessa Gadd, 24, on March 3. Gadd’s son, Lorenzo Ealom Jr., then consumed Suboxone, which is a medication prescribed to heroin addicts to help with their addiction. The […]

  • Hartville man appears in court on charges in wife’s bizarre disappearance

    HARTVILLE, Ohio — A Hartville man was arraigned murder charges Monday in the bizarre disappearance of his wife. Philip Snider was arrested Friday on an aggravated murder charge in connection with the disappearance of his 70-year-old wife, Roberta. His bond was set at $5 million. The investigation started on Jan. 9 when Roberta L. Snider’s brother contacted police. He explained to investigators the strange story about the woman’s death and disappearance. Philip Snider told family members he took his wife […]