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Cincinnati police say a driver is under arrest his vehicle rear-ended one of their marked SUVs with an officer and a sergeant inside – and then tossed a loaded gun out the window as they tried to take him into custody. Uquavis Hawthorne, 31, of Pleasant Ridge, now faces several charges. He is held without […]

A North College Hill woman who is accused of hitting her son with a belt 35 times said what happened was not child abuse. “My intentions were for him to understand that there are consequences for being disrespectful,” said Bhagwana Hasan, who was released from the Hamilton County jail on bond Wednesday. Police said Hasan […]

Police say two people caused a disturbance that led to a lockdown at a school, and one is accused of assaulting a student and a teacher. Investigators say Tiffany Duett and Zyell Duett walked into Mount Auburn Preparatory Academy, then pushed past school staff. Court papers say Zyell then choked and slammed a student to […]

A North College Hill mother is locked up after police said she hit her 11-year-old son 35 times with a belt. Investigators said the child was left with severe welts and open wounds on his back. Neighbors told WLWT the mother has been a problem before, and they are not surprised by the arrest. County […]

Cincinnati Police investigate stolen cars all the time. Now they’re investigating a tow truck stolen out of Roselawn. Two people took the tow truck from Home State Towing and Recovery on Thursday, Dec. 5 at 4:15 a.m. The tow truck is a 1998 International 4000 rollback tow truck. The license plate is PKE6153. Anyone with […]

Green Township Police are investigating an aggravated robbery that occurred at the Family Dollar in the 5400 block of Northbend Road. According to the 911 caller, the robbery unfolded around 6:40 a.m. Tuesday morning when the suspect held her at gunpoint and forced her to open the store’s safe. “He took- he took my deposits, […]

Bond was set at $1.5 million Tuesday for a man accused of gunning down his father inside their Bond Hill home. Brandon Evegan-Matthews, 28, was arrested early Monday on charges of murder and felonious assault. Cincinnati police took him into custody shortly before 5:30 a.m. when they were called to his home in the 5100 […]

Recovery efforts to find the still missing worker trapped by a building collapse in downtown Cincinnati stretched into a second day on Tuesday. Cincinnati Fire Chief Roy Winston confirmed the search is a recovery and not a rescue during an 8 a.m. briefing at the site of the collapse. “It’s a methodical process. That’s probably […]

With Thanksgiving just days away, volunteers worked to help people in need and to teach young people to overcome violence. At the same time, some families will spend the holidays without their loved ones due to violence. There have been hundreds of shootings across Cincinnati this year. Organizers hope to change the minds of young […]

Four Mt. Healthy school employees have been assaulted by female students in just two days, authorities said. Now, police are issuing a warning for students and parents: Assaulting a school employee is a felony. The four alleged assaults happened during two separate incidents on Monday and Tuesday. Officials with the Mt. Healthy Police Department said […]

An in-school argument led to an after-school shooting near Northwest High School that left one man dead and another injured, officials now say. The shooting happened around 3 p.m. Thursday near the Colerain Township public high school on Pippin Road. In a Hamilton County courtroom Friday morning, officials said two of the people involved were […]

Madisonville is undergoing a renaissance with new development springing up along busy roads. But as new businesses and neighbors move in, others are being pushed out. The signs of development are all over Madisonville, with mixed-use buildings replacing storefronts. One of the storefronts that have been replaced is Lala’s Blissful Bites. Owner Terri Henry says […]