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Suspect Vehicle Linked to Double Murder Located

The suspect vehicle wanted in connection with a double murder has been located. Police Major JD Hawk tells First News that white Ford truck they found here on Henry Avenue is the exact…

Teen Shot Dead in His Own Yard

A teenĀ  was shot dead in his own South Columbus yard baffling neighbors and family members. The mother of the victim wailed on the sidewalk as investigators scoured the scene for clues. Witnesses…

Operation Street Sweep Targets Notorious Neighborhoods

Dubbed Operation Street Sweep, the Columbus Police Department combined good old fashioned detective work with Intelligence led policing, technology to zero in on those crime ridden areas. Special units with the Columbus Police…

Smash and Grab Burglars Busted at the Beach

Smash and Grab Burglars who terrorized Columbus businesses during April and May are behind bars now. A police major on vacation in the Gulf noticed a suspect vehicle in Panama City Beach. That…