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Man taken without incident in police standoff in Fairborn 
 Police have taken a man into custody after assaulting a female Sunday afternoon in Fairborn. SWAT crews were called to the scene after the man barricaded himself in the home located in the 2200 block of Gierson Place, police said. The man was taken without incident. We are on scene and will update this story as more details become available...

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Police have taken a man into custody after assaulting a female Sunday afternoon in Fairborn. SWAT crews were called to the scene after the man barricaded himself in the home located in the 2200 block of Gierson Place, police said. The man was taken without incident. We are on scene and will update this story as more details become available...
Sheriff finds Community Corrections Center escapees
 The two prisoners that escaped from the Community Correctional Center near Lebanon were found earlier today. Daniel Hatfield Jr. and Jeremy Mink, the two prisoners who escaped Saturday night, were found  around 3 p.m. by deputies from the Warren County Sheriff’s Office, according to Warren County Dispatch. They have been re-booked into...

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The two prisoners that escaped from the Community Correctional Center near Lebanon were found earlier today. Daniel Hatfield Jr. and Jeremy Mink, the two prisoners who escaped Saturday night, were found around 3 p.m. by deputies from the Warren County Sheriff’s Office, according to Warren County Dispatch. They have been re-booked into...
Motorcyclists gather in Xenia for 18th annual Blessing of the Bikes
 Hundreds of motorcyclists and their families gathered at Kil-Kare Raceway for the 18th annual Blessing of the Bikes Sunday afternoon in Xenia.   Always held on the 3rd Sunday in May, the event raises money for veterans and charities, and tries to promote a positive image of motorcycling in the community.  Clergy pray for bikers...

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Hundreds of motorcyclists and their families gathered at Kil-Kare Raceway for the 18th annual Blessing of the Bikes Sunday afternoon in Xenia.   Always held on the 3rd Sunday in May, the event raises money for veterans and charities, and tries to promote a positive image of motorcycling in the community.  Clergy pray for bikers...
Human Trafficking is real; Here’s how you can help
 A human trafficking educational program will be available in Greene County on Sunday from 1 to 3 p.m. "Hidden in Plain Sight" is a Human Trafficking Educational Forum that will be held at Bethlehem Lutheran Church located at 1240 South Maple Street in Fairborn. This event is open to the public and has no admission fee.  Three...

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A human trafficking educational program will be available in Greene County on Sunday from 1 to 3 p.m. "Hidden in Plain Sight" is a Human Trafficking Educational Forum that will be held at Bethlehem Lutheran Church located at 1240 South Maple Street in Fairborn. This event is open to the public and has no admission fee.  Three...
Semi-truck hits barrier wall on I-70 in Huber Heights 
 A semi-truck traveling westbound on I-70 hit the side of the barrier wall near OH-202 this afternoon. Initially, Huber Heights city dispatch reported the driver was injured, but city police on scene said the driver was not hurt.  The wreckage has been cleared and traffic is moving normally, police said. A semi-truck has crashed into...

Posted: 22 minutes ago

A semi-truck traveling westbound on I-70 hit the side of the barrier wall near OH-202 this afternoon. Initially, Huber Heights city dispatch reported the driver was injured, but city police on scene said the driver was not hurt.  The wreckage has been cleared and traffic is moving normally, police said. A semi-truck has crashed into...
Police find man with gunshot wound to the head in Dayton home
 A 38-year-old man was transported to a hospital with life-threatening injuries after police found him with a gunshot wound to the head in a home in Dayton, according to Sgt. Thomas Schloss of Dayton Police Department. The man was found lying on the floor in the home on Brooklyn Avenue, Schloss said. Homicide detectives were called out to...

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A 38-year-old man was transported to a hospital with life-threatening injuries after police found him with a gunshot wound to the head in a home in Dayton, according to Sgt. Thomas Schloss of Dayton Police Department. The man was found lying on the floor in the home on Brooklyn Avenue, Schloss said. Homicide detectives were called out to...
Rain, storms to start the work-week; dry to finish
 The first part of your Sunday should be dry, but once again the chances for more showers and storms returns for the second half of the day, according to Storm Center 7 Meteorologist Brett Collar. Some of the storms towards evening could be strong to severe with the biggest concerns being strong winds and some heavy downpours. There is...

Posted: 8 hours ago

The first part of your Sunday should be dry, but once again the chances for more showers and storms returns for the second half of the day, according to Storm Center 7 Meteorologist Brett Collar. Some of the storms towards evening could be strong to severe with the biggest concerns being strong winds and some heavy downpours. There is...
Abandoned car fire under investigation in Montgomery Co.
 Emergency crews are responding to a report of a vehicle fire in Vandalia Sunday morning. Initial reports state the vehicle is fully engulfed at Old Springfield Road and Old Canal Road. It’s unknown if the vehicle is occupied at this time.

Posted: 11 hours ago

Emergency crews are responding to a report of a vehicle fire in Vandalia Sunday morning. Initial reports state the vehicle is fully engulfed at Old Springfield Road and Old Canal Road. It’s unknown if the vehicle is occupied at this time.
Stealing car ‘faster than walking’ woman tells Dayton police
 A woman accused of grand theft auto said she drove off in a stolen car “because it was faster than walking,” according to a Dayton police report. Police were called around 9:45 p.m. Friday to Church’s Chicken, 2443 N. Gettysburg Ave., after a woman said her white 2018 Chevrolet Equinox rental was stolen from the parking...

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A woman accused of grand theft auto said she drove off in a stolen car “because it was faster than walking,” according to a Dayton police report. Police were called around 9:45 p.m. Friday to Church’s Chicken, 2443 N. Gettysburg Ave., after a woman said her white 2018 Chevrolet Equinox rental was stolen from the parking...
2 men escape Community Corrections Center in Warren County
 Law enforcement is asking for the public’s help to find two prisoners who escaped Saturday night from the Community Correctional Center. Deputies from the Warren County Sheriff’s Office responded around 8:30 p.m. to the area of 5234 state Route 63, the CCC, for a report of two men running through a field. They jumped into an older...

Posted: 14 hours ago

Law enforcement is asking for the public’s help to find two prisoners who escaped Saturday night from the Community Correctional Center. Deputies from the Warren County Sheriff’s Office responded around 8:30 p.m. to the area of 5234 state Route 63, the CCC, for a report of two men running through a field. They jumped into an older...
2 Dayton men jailed on kidnapping, sex-related charges
 Two men were arrested Friday night on sex-related charges at a Xenia Avenue duplex. Carlos Rico Martin, 49, was arrested just after 10 p.m. Friday at his residence in the 1500 block of Xenia Avenue. Reginald B. Gardner Sr. also 49, was arrested at 11 p.m. at the same residence, according to a Dayton police report. They were booked early Saturday...

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Two men were arrested Friday night on sex-related charges at a Xenia Avenue duplex. Carlos Rico Martin, 49, was arrested just after 10 p.m. Friday at his residence in the 1500 block of Xenia Avenue. Reginald B. Gardner Sr. also 49, was arrested at 11 p.m. at the same residence, according to a Dayton police report. They were booked early Saturday...