Pike County Newswire

Pike County Newswire

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Pike County, OH.

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  1. Lucasville Man Injured in Lapperell CrashRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | WCHI-AM Chillicothe

    A Lucasville man was flown to a Columbus hospital following a single-vehicle crash on Laperell Road in Pike County, Friday. According to the State Patrol, 63-year-old Malcolm R. Montgomery was traveling southbound on Lapperell Road shortly before 4:00 p.m. when he drove off the right side of the road and struck a tree.

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  2. Four Injured in Pike County CrashRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | WBEX-AM Chillicothe

    The Ohio State Highway Patrol Post in Chillicothe, Ohio is investigating a two vehicle injury crash on Grassy Fork Road in Pike County. Joshua Hicks, 28, of West Union, was traveling in a 2000 Chrysler Town and Country when it traveled left of center striking a 1995 Chevrolet S-10 driven by David Humphrey, 54, of Peebles.

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  3. WUHS volleyball drops home openerRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 27 | People's Defender

    The West Union volleyball team had a rocky start to their season-opening match at home against the Piketon Red Streaks on Tuesday, Aug. 25. The Dragons were swept, three sets to none, against a more experienced team from Pike County, 25-18, 25-11, 25-16. A short bench and a lack of experienced players left the Dragons sitting behind the eight-ball according to senior Casey Mueller.

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  4. Boxboro police investigate 'deeplyRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 26 | Nashoba Publishing Online

    Chief Warren Ryder reports that the BOXBORO Police Department, in conjunction with the Pike County, Ohio Sheriff's Department and the Middlesex District Attorney's Office is investigating a series of violent crimes that allegedly began in BOXBORO and ended early this morning with an individual placed under arrest in Ohio. The investigation is still in the preliminary stages, but it appears that a stabbing and a rape occurred several days ago at a residence on Swanson Road in BOXBORO and that two victims were driven by a suspect to Ohio.

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  5. Roommate Recalls 'Insane' Events Amid Multi-State Crime SpreeRead the original story

    Tuesday Aug 25 | WBNS

    Investigators say 21-year-old Keven Blakemore stabbed his brother repeatedly, raped a woman in front of him, and then drove both victims to Ohio against their will. They say he drove his victims to a Pike County home where he'd lived until three weeks ago.

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  6. Man accused in stabbing, rape is charged in OhioRead the original story

    Monday Aug 24 | The Review

    A man accused of stabbing a male relative, raping a woman and then driving both victims 800 miles from his Massachusetts home to Ohio has been charged in southern Ohio with escape and theft. Court officials say 21-year-old Kevin Blakemore was arraigned Monday in Pike County Court in Waverly on charges of escape and grand theft of a motor vehicle.

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  7. Attempted murder, rape warrants issued for man after arrestRead the original story

    Monday Aug 24 | SFGate

    This booking photo released Monday, Aug. 24, 2015, by the Scioto County Jail in Portsmouth, Ohio, shows Kevin Blakemore, 21, arrested Sunday, Aug. 23, 2015, in Pike County, Ohio, on escape and theft charges. Massachusetts authorities said Blakemore began a crime spree on in Boxborough, Mass., Thursday when Massachusetts authorities say he allegedly stabbed a relative a male relative, assaulted a woman, and forced both into a car that he drove to Ohio.

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  8. Kevin Blakemore 'stabs relative' and 'rapes' woman in MassachusettsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 24 | Daily Mail

    Blakemore was arrested when victim showed up at hospital in Pike County, Ohio saying he'd been in an accident Kevin Blakemore, 21, was arrested after allegedly stabbing a relative, raping a woman, and then driving them both from Massachusetts to Ohio A man who Massachusetts authorities say allegedly stabbed his relative, raped a woman and then drove both victims from his home to Ohio was scheduled to be arraigned Monday on theft and escape charges, an Ohio sheriff said. Kevin Blakemore, 21, was arrested Sunday at a Pike County hospital in southern Ohio when his alleged stabbing victim showed up in the emergency room for treatment, Pike County Sheriff Charles Reader said Monday.

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  9. Man accused of crime spree due in courtRead the original story

    Monday Aug 24 | WHDH

    A man accused of stabbing a male relative, raping a woman and then driving both victims 800 miles from his Massachusetts home to Ohio has been charged in southern Ohio with escape and theft. Court officials say 21-year-old Kevin Blakemore was arraigned Monday in Pike County Court in Waverly on charges of escape and grand theft of a motor vehicle.

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  10. Massachusetts Man Allegedly Stabbed Brother and Raped Brother's...Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 24 | People

    A Massachusetts man was arrested in Ohio on early Sunday morning after he allegedly stabbed his brother, raped his brother's girlfriend and then drove both victims to Ohio. The suspect, whose identity has not been released pending his arraignment, is in custody after he allegedly stole the car of Pike County, Ohio, sheriff's deputy and led authorities on a chase before he was finally captured, a Boxborough, Massachusetts, police spokesman tells PEOPLE.

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  11. Boxborough police investigating 'deeply disturbing case'Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 24 | Nashoba Publishing Online

    Chief Warren Ryder reports that the Boxborough Police Department, in conjunction with the Pike County, Ohio Sheriff's Department and the Middlesex District Attorney's Office is investigating a series of violent crimes that allegedly began in Boxborough and ended early this morning with an individual placed under arrest in Ohio. The investigation is still in the preliminary stages, but it appears that a stabbing and a rape occurred several days ago at a residence on Swanson Road in Boxborough and that two victims were driven by a suspect to Ohio.

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  12. Police: Man stabs relative, rapes woman in crime spreeRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 24 | Sentinel & Enterprise

    ... to Ohio, according to Ryder. Early Sunday morning, the suspect was involved in a standoff with authorities in Pike County, Ohio, where he stole a deputy's sheriff's vehicle and led police on a short pursuit before being taken into custody, according ...

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  13. Suspect accused of stabbing, rape in Boxboro nabbed in OhioRead the original story

    Sunday Aug 23 | Boston Herald

    A man accused of stabbing a male relative and raping a woman in a Boxboro home before forcing both into a car and driving them to Ohio was arrested after a standoff there yesterday, police said. Boxboro police Chief Warren Ryder said officers from his department, the Pike County, Ohio Sheriff's Department and the Middlesex District Attorney's Office are investigating.

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  14. Boxboro police: Man who assaulted male relative, raped woman and kidnapped both being held in OhioRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Aug 23 | Home

    ... to Ohio, according to Ryder. Early Sunday morning, the suspect was involved in a standoff with authorities in Pike County, Ohio, where he stole a deputy's sheriff's vehicle and led police on a short pursuit before being taken into custody, according ...

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  15. Police: Boxborough man stabs male roommate, rapes female roommate, then drives both to OhioRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Aug 23 | Universal Hub

    Boxborough Police report deputies in Pike County, Ohio this morning managed to subdue a man who they say attacked a male relative with whom he was living and a female roommate in Boxborough before loading both into a car and driving them west. The male victim is in serious but stable condition, Boxborough Police said tonight, adding they do not yet know the condition of the female victim.

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  16. Injury Crash on US 23 in Pike CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 21 | WCHI-AM Chillicothe

    ... o by Air Evac. The crash is currently under investigation. The Waverly Fire Department, Piketon Fire Department, Pike County Sheriff's Office, Piketon Police Department, and Pike County E.M.S. assisted with the incident. 2 comments

  17. OSP Investigates Traffic AccidentsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 21 | WCHI-AM Chillicothe

    ... dispatcher confirmed an injury crash took place on State Route 138, while both lanes of US 23 near milepost 9 in Pike County were closed due to a commercial crash in a construction zone.

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  18. Hundreds of Plants Discovered in Pike Eradication EffortRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 20 | WBEX-AM Chillicothe

    Members of the Ross and Pike County Sheriff's Offices, the Chillicothe Police Department, the U.S. 23 Major Crimes Task Force, and the Ohio Bureau of Criminal Investigation took part in the effort.

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  19. Pike County Crash Injures WomanRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 13 | WBEX-AM Chillicothe

    A Piketon woman was injured in a one vehicle crash, Thursday morning. The Ohio State Highway Patrol reports that 28-year-old Tiffany White was traveling southbound on McCoy Road, when she ran off the left side of the roadway and struck two trees.

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  20. Pike County Crash Injures WomanRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 13 | WCHI-AM Chillicothe

    A Piketon woman was injured in a one vehicle crash, Thursday morning. The Ohio State Highway Patrol reports that 28-year-old Tiffany White was traveling southbound on McCoy Road, when she ran off the left side of the roadway and struck two trees.

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