Akron, Ohio – One suspect is dead and another on the run after attempting rob a beauty supply store last Friday night. According to Akron Police Department (APD), 2 employees were in the store when 2 masked men entered and attempted to rob them. A 26-year-old clerk employed at Royal Beauty Supply Store on the […]
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Akron, Ohio – A man was killed after attempting to rob his victim at gunpoint on Sunday night. Akron Police Department received reports of gunfire in the 600 block of S. Rhodes Ave. at around 10:30 p.m. Responding paramedics found 22-year-old Jontae Alexander lying on a sidewalk with a gunshot wound to his torso and […]
Warren, Ohio – A mother returning to her home on Willard Ave. needed her concealed carry gun to protect herself from a robber on Monday morning. The 40-year-old woman told the Tribune Chronicle that she had just pulled into her detached car garage at around 11:50 a.m. when a man wearing a red shirt and […]
Akron, Ohio – A homeowner held an intruder at gunpoint early Tuesday morning after his house was broken into for the second time. According to 73-year-old Daniel McGown, he had been out of town for a few days and on his return, he discovered someone had used one of his shovels to pry open the […]
Canton, Ohio – A man is dead after attacking a couple sleeping in the bedroom of their home located in the 2600 block of 2nd St. NW. The victims told responding officers they were awakened at around 2 a.m. early Monday morning by two masked men with guns. The intruders were beating them with their […]
Akron Police Department Lt. Rick Edwards is calling three citizens and a security guard heroes, after they came to the aid of a wounded mother protecting her children from her ex-boyfriend. According to police, an unidentified 23-year-old woman was walking down the road on Sunday in Akron’s Middlebury neighborhood with her three little girls ages […]
A Cincinnati prosecutor declined to charge the store owner in the death of a man attempting to rob her store in January. The robbery occurred at 4:30 p.m. at the Glenway Pony Keg in Cincinnati, Ohio when James Douglas entered and told the store owner he would kill her if she didn’t give him all […]
Late Tuesday the 15th, a Parma Ohio Police officer witnessed a driver of light-colored sedan driving erratically and failing to stop at a red light. 22-year-old Shon Burton, with a rap sheet of violent domestic disputes involving firearms, was pulled over in the parking lot of Snowville Shopping Center. The police cruiser dashboard camera shows […]
Licensed CCW holder charged in the unjustified shooting of a man in Ohio. He claimed self-defense, but after reviewing video footage, police disagreed.
Cleveland Ohio man uses a back up gun to fight his against violent attackers who disarmed him of his primary weapon. Now, his attackers face murder charges.