Although their sentencing was delayed a week due to Hurricane Irma, a Miami couple who set fire to a home they owned in Toledo to collect insurance proceeds were sentenced Wednesday to local jail time and community control. Reinaldo Torna, 57, and
A Point Place man who robbed four businesses at gunpoint in three days to support a heroin habit entered Alford pleas Wednesday to three counts of aggravated robbery. Zachariah Trevino, 29, of the 6000 block of 324th Street faces up to 35 years in
A Toledo man who was involved in a drive-by shooting and later took a loaded gun into the Lucas County jail was sentenced Tuesday to five years in prison. Cordarryl Fisher, 30, of the 700 block of South Briar Street entered Alford pleas — not
In his experience, Lucas County Common Pleas Judge Dean Mandros said, it's sometimes obvious why a murder occurred, other times it's inexplicable. “This falls in the inexplicable range,” the judge told Kenneth Waters, Jr., Friday before
Long-time Lucas County Assistant Prosecutor Robert Miller resigned last month after his boss learned he had sent “inappropriate” text messages to three of the women in the office, a document placed in his personnel file states. Mr.
A day after Kenneth Waters, Jr., told a jury in Lucas County Common Pleas Court that the gun he was holding accidentally fired, killing another man, jurors were given the opportunity to pull the trigger. Eleven of the 12 jurors gave it a try.
A Toledo man who was convicted in a 1988 homicide was indicted Thursday on charges that he robbed and fatally stabbed an elderly man last month. Melvin Harris, II, 54, of the 1200 block of Halstead Street was indicted by a Lucas County grand jury
She took their yearbook money, their picture money, and money they'd raised for their elementary school. On Tuesday, Michele Wooley, former principal of Ottawa River Elementary, was ordered to pay back Toledo Public Schools nearly $35,000 that she
Without saying a word, Kenneth Waters, Jr., pulled out a gun and shot Raishaun Williams once in the neck, Waters' former girlfriend told a jury Tuesday in Lucas County Common Pleas Court. “We were talking, getting each other's numbers,
Two brothers who reportedly came to help a friend when he got into a fight were arraigned Monday on a new charge: the murder of their friend. Paul Pickle, Jr., 26, and Rashawn Pickle, 25, both of the 1100 block of Upton Avenue, were indicted by a