Friday, May 24 2013 2:43 PM EDT2013-05-24 18:43:30 GMT
Several crews are on the scene of a working fire in Florence.The fire is at a house on Maher Road / Tonya Drive near Dixie. FOX19 has learned that the blaze involves a house, a garage and a fifth wheelFull Story >
Several crews have been called to the scene of a working fire in Florence.Full Story >
Friday, May 24 2013 2:28 PM EDT2013-05-24 18:28:55 GMT
Several Cincinnati car dealerships are giving away $50 gift cards to active and retired military and veterans starting on Monday though June 2. In partnership with a non-profit military charity calledFull Story >
Active and retired military can stop by the following Performance Group locations now through Sunday, June 2 to receive a free $50 gift card.Full Story >
Dan Sligh and his wife were in their pickup truck on Interstate 5 heading to a camping trip when a bridge before them disappeared in a "big puff of dust."Full Story >
A truck hauling an oversized load of drilling equipment hit an overhead bridge girder on the major interstate between Seattle and Canada, sending a section of the span into a river below as the driver watched the structure...Full Story >
Britain's Ministry of Defense says a Typhoon jet has been launched to investigate an incident involving a civilian aircraft.Full Story >
Britain scrambled fighter jets Friday to intercept a commercial airliner carrying more than 300 people from Pakistan, diverting it to an isolated runway at an airport on the outskirts of London and arresting two British...Full Story >
Friday, May 24 2013 1:46 PM EDT2013-05-24 17:46:21 GMT
On Friday, the Bengals signed Shawn Williams of Georgia, their third-round selection in the 2013 NFL Draft. Williams (6-0, 213) saw action in 54 games at Georgia and earned a reputation as one of theFull Story >
Williams (6-0, 213) saw action in 54 games at Georgia and earned a reputation as one of the college game's elite run-stoppers in the secondary.Full Story >
PHOENIX (CBS5) -
The remains of an unidentified man buried in a Tempe cemetery 25 years ago are that of a youth who went missing from Riverside, CA, authorities said.
The Medical Examiner's Office said Monday the body has been identified as John Bryan Moore.
On June 18, 1987, two men were driving across Arizona on their way to California from Florida when the driver lost control of the vehicle and crashed in the westbound lanes of Interstate 10 near Tonopah. Moore, who was driving, had hitched a ride. He was buried at Tempe Buttes Cemetery as a John Doe (87-1337), the Arizona Department of Public Safety said.
On Feb. 1, 2011, the remains were exhumed and complete digital dental radiographs and an anthropology examination were done. Samples of bone and teeth were collected and all of the property in the casket was photographed. The analysis determined that the victim was between 15 to 17 years old and about 5'10" tall.
From 2011 through August 2012, John Doe was profiled in numerous media stories and law enforcement agencies in Arizona, California and Florida were notified. In all, 37 agencies were contacted during the investigation. Moore's father, sister and mother gave investigators DNA samples.
In August, detectives made contact with an organization dedicated to missing and deceased persons across the U.S. Two people with the organization were able to perform an offline search of juveniles who had been purged from the system.
In the course of the search, they isolated more than 15,000 people who matched the age, ancestry and sex of the John Doe. One of those was John Bryan Moore.
The man's family was contacted and through photographs, the postmortem sketch, descriptions of the personal effects in the casket and a tattoo on the victim's body, they affirmed that the John Doe was their missing person. DNA samples were also consistent.
Moore traveled across the country to Florida, making last contact with his sister when he was in Louisiana before he was killed in Arizona.
Moore's sister, Joella, described the pain the family has felt at a news briefing Monday.
"For 24 years, you have the hope that he just took off at a young age and was afraid to come back," she said. "There's the hope that he was able to start his life. And then you get the reality he's a teenage runaway and the odds of them making it without being abducted are very small."
Moore's father, Joe, fought back tears as he thanked law enforcement personnel who helped in the case.
"These people are unreal," he said. "Without them, there would never have been closure."
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Thursday, May 23 2013 10:17 PM EDT2013-05-24 02:17:47 GMT
Heads are starting to roll at the IRS. A day after pleading the 5th and refusing to testify before Congress, Lois Lerner, the IRS Director of Tax Exempt Organizations was placed on administrative leaveFull Story >
A day after pleading the 5th and refusing to testify before Congress, Lois Lerner, the IRS Director of Tax Exempt Organizations was placed on administrative leave Thursday. We have learned more about Lois Lerner's connections to Cindy Thomas, the highest ranking Cincinnati employee in this IRS division.Full Story >
Friday, May 24 2013 9:13 AM EDT2013-05-24 13:13:57 GMT
A man was found shot to death in Over-the-Rhine overnight. It was just before 3A-M when Cincinnati dispatch received a call about a man bleeding from the head near the intersection of Goose Alley andFull Story >
Cincinnati police have released the name of a man who was shot and killed early Friday morning in OTR. Full Story >
Tuesday, May 21 2013 10:31 PM EDT2013-05-22 02:31:55 GMT
The claim that the ongoing IRS scandal is limited to low level employees is falling apart. The six Cincinnati workers we have identified, who sent scrutinizing letters to conservative groups with wordsFull Story >
The claim that the ongoing IRS scandal is limited to low level employees is falling apart. Full Story >
Friday, May 17 2013 7:16 PM EDT2013-05-17 23:16:53 GMT
One person has died in a crash near Harrisonville, MO, Thursday evening. The crash happened on Missouri Highway 7 and Walker Road. It involved a car and a tractor-trailer. Harrisonville is in Cass County.Full Story >
Savannah Nash celebrated her 16th birthday last week. She died Thursday when her car slammed into a semi while she was texting during her first time driving by herself.Full Story >
Friday, May 24 2013 6:32 AM EDT2013-05-24 10:32:47 GMT
Cincinnati police are looking for a pickup that hit a police cruiser in Avondale. It happened just before 4:00 Friday morning. Police say the truck hit the cruiser, an unmarked SUV, at Reading and Victory. ThereFull Story >
Cincinnati police are looking for a pickup that hit a police cruiser in Avondale.Full Story >
Friday, May 24 2013 9:20 AM EDT2013-05-24 13:20:42 GMT
An Ohio police officer and his wife face aggravated child neglect charges after their young children were left unsupervised in a truck outside a Panama City Beach bar. Bay County Jail officials say 35-year-oldFull Story >
An Ohio police officer and his wife face aggravated child neglect charges after their young children were left unsupervised in a truck outside a Panama City Beach bar.Full Story >