Midday Update

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The families of three women whose corpses were abused by a former Hamilton County morgue worker have filed a lawsuit. Get more information here.

Controversy is facing the Cincinnati Police Department after a case of excessive force is caught on tape. Tonight on the FOX19 Evening News at 6, Regina Russo will have her interview with the mother of the teen involved.

A teenage babysitter had quite a scare overnight after he was dragged and tied at a home in Sayler Park. More on that here.

It was also a scary scenario for several passengers on a United Airlines flight after the plane hit severe turbulence. More on that here.

Prosecutors are facing an important deadline today in the Ryan Widmer case. Get the latest here.

Our cameras were rolling when two men were taken into custody last night after a SWAT standoff.

Why is an opposing player's jersey for sale at the Reds Pro Shop? More on that here.

Today on the video page: The grandmother of a 3-year-old girl who drowned in a pool has a message for parents and friends remember a woman killed in a jet ski crash.

There are some spotty showers in the Tri-State. Get your complete forecast.

We continue to track some areas of more moderate rain south of Cincinnati. Expect a risk of showers and isolated thunderstorms mid-afternoon into the evening hours. With the continued threat for periods of steady rain and isolated thunderstorms through this afternoon FLOODING could be a concern. A daytime high today of 85°. Temperatures in the low 90's return for your weekend.

--- FOX19 Meteorologist Frank Marzullo

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