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  1. Howland Police may implement speed camerasRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 27, 2017 | WFMJ-TV Youngstown

    These are hand held cameras used by police to issue tickets to speeding offenders without having to pull the drivers over. That's where they would mostly use the cameras to help prevent accidents.

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  2. Animal Charity temporarily closing clinicRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 27, 2017 | WFMJ-TV Youngstown

    Animal Charity announced this week that it is temporarily closing the Jean Kelty Veterinary Clinic on Market Street as of October 6. According to the organization's Facebook page, Dr. Jennifer Kotouch is leaving the clinic and a search is underway for another veterinarian to provide full-service pet care. An Ohio police chief says two officers were wounded in a shooting at a car dealership, and a suspect was also shot and is in custody.

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  3. Warren child says glad to be home as mom revived with NarcanRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 27, 2017 | WFMJ-TV Youngstown

    An 11-year-old girl told Warren Police on Wednesday that she was glad she stayed home from school to get her mom help. The police department's Street Crimes Unit was called to the Dodge Street NW home where officers say a "double overdose" was reported.

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  4. Austintown man secretly indicted for corrupting with heroinRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 27, 2017 | WFMJ-TV Youngstown

    A Pennsylvania man will spend up to three years in prison for sharing child pornography images online despite his claim that he should be exempt from prosecution as a "third-generation nudist." A Pennsylvania man will spend up to three years in prison for sharing child pornography images online despite his claim that he should be exempt from prosecution as a "third-generation nudist."

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  5. Home decor 'superstore' coming to Eastwood MallRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 27, 2017 | WFMJ-TV Youngstown

    Operators of the Eastwood Mall revealed on Thursday that plans are underway to open what they describe as a home dcor superstore in the complex. Mall Director of Corporate Communications Joe Bell says that sometime in the middle of next year, an At Home store will move into space now occupied by Burlington, behind the Home Depot.

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  6. CSX working to remove 25 coal cars derailed in PennsylvaniaRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 27, 2017 | WFMJ-TV Youngstown

    CSX spokesman Rob Doolittle says 25 cars left the tracks about 12:30 p.m. Wednesday, but 14 of the cars remained upright with only one or two wheels disengaged from their tracks in McKeesport. The other 11 derailed cars tipped over or were leaning out of line with the tracks.

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  7. Leetonia man indicted after alleged "consensual" sex with teenRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 27, 2017 | WFMJ-TV Youngstown

    A Leetonia man has been indicted by a Mahoning County Grand Jury after a 14-year-old girl told Goshen Township police she had consensual sex with the man. Kameron Hawkins, 19, was booked into the Mahoning County Justice Center in July on a charge of unlawful sexual contact with a minor.

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  8. Thiel College awaits lab tests on student illnessesRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 27, 2017 | WFMJ-TV Youngstown

    It was late Tuesday when several students went to the emergency room at Greenville Hospital complaining of gastrointestinal flu-like symptoms. By Wednesday, the number affected had more than tripled.

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  9. 180 days in jail for Lowellville man who pleaded guilty to child endangeringRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 27, 2017 | WFMJ-TV Youngstown

    A Lowellville man who was originally accused of having unlawful sexual conduct with a minor has been sentenced to jail time, after pleading guilty to lesser charges. 44-year-old Kenneth Mercer was sentenced to three years of probation, the first 180 days of which are to be spent behind bars at the Mahoning County Jail.

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  10. Police investigating body found on Youngstown's west sideRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 27, 2017 | WFMJ-TV Youngstown

    Police have not yet been able to release details about how long the body may have been there or the circumstances around the death. A Pennsylvania man will spend up to three years in prison for sharing child pornography images online despite his claim that he should be exempt from prosecution as a "third-generation nudist."

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  11. Feds arrest man looking for 'sniper rifle' at Boardman storeRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 27, 2017 | WFMJ-TV Youngstown

    A federal grand jury will consider the case of a Jordanian man arrested for allegedly falsifying a document to buy a firearm from a Boardman outdoor supply store. A manager at Fin Feather Fur Outfitters on Boardman Poland Road told an investigator he became concerned when Abdul Maola Al-Abadi told a salesperson that he wanted to buy a "sniper rifle for training."

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  12. Warren police kept busy with overdose callsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 27, 2017 | WFMJ-TV Youngstown

    Dispatchers told 21 News early Thursday that at last count, they had about fifteen reported overdose calls, before losing track. Those overdose cases in Warren are not included in figures released Wednesday which show Trumbull County had recorded 195 overdoses so far this month.

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  13. Former Campbell mayor now in prisonRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 27, 2017 | WFMJ-TV Youngstown

    A former mayor of the city of Campbell who was convicted of cheating ten investors out of $1.2 million dollars is locked up behind bars. A federal judge ordered George Krinos to report to prison by Wednesday afternoon and Bureau of Prison records now show he is an inmate at the Federal Correctional Institution in Morgantown, West Virginia.

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  14. Youngstown Hispanic organization meeting to help disaster victimsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 27, 2017 | WFMJ-TV Youngstown

    Amid reports that enough help isn't coming quickly enough, representatives of the Valley's Hispanic community plan a meeting to organize efforts to assist victims of natural disasters in Puerto Rico and Mexico. OCCHA, Organizacion Civica y Cultura Hispana Americana, is inviting local community organizations, businesses and anyone else interested in helping to a public meeting.

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  15. Fans snap up Taste of the Valley ticketsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 27, 2017 | WFMJ-TV Youngstown

    If you planned to sample the delicacies at this year's Taste of the Valley event and haven't gotten your tickets, you're out of luck. Twenty-three restaurants, catering services, and beverage providers will donate their time and talent to provide an array of appetizers, entres, desserts, and beverages to more than 550 guests.

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  16. Night-long search for underwear clad suspect ends in Warren Twp.Read the original story w/Photo

    Sep 27, 2017 | WFMJ-TV Youngstown

    A search for a wanted man that began early Wednesday afternoon in Warren ended late Thursday morning following an all-night search. Warren Township Police with the help of State Troopers and a tracking dog found Eddie Ware at the dead end of Pin Oak Lane at around 9 a.m., according to township Police Chief Don Bishop.

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  17. Two Warren fifth graders allegedly abused by substituteRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 27, 2017 | WFMJ-TV Youngstown

    "We found out when our son came home, that he was smacked in the face by a substitute teacher," said step-father Timothy Horton. Horton said he was shocked Friday afternoon when his 10-year-old step son told him what allegedly happened in his classroom at McGuffey School in Warren.

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  18. Alleged teenage victim misses hearing, case dismissed in NilesRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 27, 2017 | WFMJ-TV Youngstown

    An case involving a teenage girl being told to take her clothes off in front of a Niles man is dismissed. Police filed a felony count of importuning against Picciano of North Pleasant Avenue following allegations that he told the sixteen-year-old to take her clothes off and go into his bedroom.

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  19. Coal cars derail in Pittsburgh suburb, knocking down wiresRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 27, 2017 | WFMJ-TV Youngstown

    CSX spokesman Rob Doolittle says the train was traveling from Grafton, West Virginia, to Monaca, Pennsylvania, when an unspecified number of coal cars derailed Wednesday afternoon in McKeesport. Doolittle and Allegheny County emergency management officials say there were no immediate reports of injuries.

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  20. Blue Whale challenge blamed for suicide deaths of at least two US teensRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 17, 2017 | WFMJ-TV Youngstown

    An online social media challenge is believed to be behind the suicide deaths of at least two kids in the United States. According to reports, it is named the blue whale for the way in which whales beach themselves and later die.

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