Warren County

Police arrest teen accused of robbing Mason woman at gunpoint

The teen is accused of robbing a Mason woman at gunpoint, stealing from a Mason garage and a second gunpoint robbery in an Uber — all in the same day.

German Shepard euthanized following attack on Franklin, Ohio officer

18-year-old pleads guilty to sexual battery, court documents say

Fifth person arrested in connection with death of Centerville student

  Nonprofit creates safe space for anonymous asks, anonymous gifts in Lebanon

  Lebanon church members find site to build anew after devastating fire

  Historical society fighting to repair 200-year-old piece of Tri-state history

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Kayakers stranded after kayaks flip at Caesar Creek Lake

  Local little league field vandalized by joyrider: ‘Be brave enough to admit it’

12-year-old sentenced for making gun threat during Springboro Junior High dance

  Middletown hospital donates recycled supplies to animal shelter

  Mason woman’s quick thinking scares intruder from house

Coroner IDs driver killed in two-vehicle Warren County crash

  Parents of 4-year-old battling stage-4 cancer hope to raise awareness for a cure

Ava Grace Gunn has stage-4 Neuroblastoma, and her family is fighting to give her the best chance possible.

  Warren County nonprofit dedicated to helping others now a target for thieves

Workers at Tabitha's Closet say a thief is stealing the very things people need most.

  Mason woman robbed at gunpoint by man in ski mask, police say

A woman said the suspect stole her purse and all its contents as she prepared to leave for work.

  Last of 4 teens accused in Warren County murder appears in court

The murder charges stem from a kidnapping gone awry that ultimately took the life of 18-year-old Mason Trudics in December.

  Warren Co. father pleads guilty to voluntary manslaughter in death of 2-month-old son

Lebanon High School Choir Director charged with theft

  Man arrested for exposing himself at Warren Co. Graeter’s

Detective reveals alleged details of night Centerville teen was murdered

Teenage girl injured in accidental shooting in Warren County, police say

  Third suspect in murder of Warren County teen appears in court, contests sheriff’s office investigation

  Warren Co. murder suspect’s account differs from detectives’, says he was ‘knocked out, abducted by unknown man’

A murder suspect in the shooting death of Mason Trudics last Friday said they had been abducted from his residence in Centerville.

  4 charged in connection with murder of Centerville teen, sheriff’s office says

The shooting reportedly occurred during an attempted robbery and kidnapping.

WinterFest closed Monday due to inclement weather

WinterFest at Kings Island will be closed Monday night Dec. 16 due to inclement weather.

  Centerville student dead, another critically injured in Warren Co. shooting, sheriff says

An 18-year-old is dead and a juvenile is critically injured, Warren County sheriff's officials say.

  Dog cage torture case: Sister says victim let ex-girlfriend torture him ‘willingly’

Days after Lindsey Parker claimed her father was guilty, her sister now says it's Lindsey who's to blame.

Mason school levy on March ballot

It’s been 15 years since Mason voters passed an operating levy

Ex-girlfriend of man allegedly tortured, locked in dog cage says she is innocent

In a series of messages exchanged with a FOX19 NOW reporter, she says she shouldn't be charged and that she's still "worried" about her ex-boyfriend.

Three indicted in case of man who says he stole ambulance after being ‘tortured’

The incident began on Oct. 16 in the 300 block of East Lytle Five Points Road, according to Patrick Coleman who says he is the victim.

  High school students working on ‘Project Chaos’ to educate parents on game day behavior

The project aims to improve adult behavior at youth sporting events.

Police: Starved dog found dead in Oxford apartment, was last cared for in October

Preliminary necropsy results indicate the dog was severely dehydrated and starved.

1 dead, 4 hurt in I-75 crash in Warren County

Traffic backed up for miles past the Middletown exit

  Father, 5-year-old son killed in wrong-way SB I-71 crash in Lebanon

The cause of the crash remains under investigation

  Racial slurs, swastikas spray-painted on Kings Mills church

The Warren County Sheriff’s Office is searching for a suspect involved in spray-painting swastikas, racial slurs and demonic symbols on a church in Kings Mills Saturday.

  12-year-old harassed, beaten and concussed by bully at school, mother says

The girl had been threatening her daughter all year. On Friday, things turned violent—and the police got involved.

  Bond set for two men accused of raping teen, posting it on Snapchat

Warren County Prosecutor David Fornshell says the rape allegedly occurred at the Mason Inn in April.

Charges dismissed against wrestling coach accused of hazing

Bart Freidenberg was to go to trial Wednesday but instead, the charges against him were dropped.

83-year-old driver killed, 19-year-old seriously hurt in wrong-way crash in Warren County

Ohio 48 was shut down for about three hours while authorities investigated. It reopened just before 3 a.m.

Prosecutor: 3 men accused of raping unconscious girl in Mason

The men allegedly recorded the rape and posted it on Snapchat.

  Police: Man arrested following chase in Franklin, Ohio

Franklin police say it started when Patrolman Patrick Holland checked the registration of a vehicle traveling northbound on Riley Blvd. and found out that the license plate was stolen.

Winterfest returns to Kings Island for holiday season

The holiday festival is kicked off each night at 5:30 with a spectacular lighting ceremony.

Gun threat interrupts Springboro Junior High dance, school says

The gun threat followed several 9-1-1 hang-up calls traced to a location near the school.

Parents indicted in severe beating of man at Mason volleyball game enter not guilty pleas

Both are charged with felonious assault in connection with an attack outside St. Susanna School

  Pedestrian fatally struck on SB I-75 in Middletown identified

The incident was reported just before 5:30 a.m.

  Lebanon City Schools places employee on administrative leave

According to the district, the accusation is financial in nature and does not involve students or taxpayer funds.

  2 men arrested after breaking into Warren Co. flea market

Two men have been arrested after breaking into Treasure Aisles Flea Market overnight in Monroe.

Cincinnati-area woman killed by her own dogs, coroner’s office says

The Chief Dog Warden of Warren County Harper there is a history dog bites with this owner, but not from dogs involved in this attack.

4 people injured in Warren County crash

Four people, including two people who were trapped, were taken to nearby hospitals after a crash happened in Warren County, said Fire Captain Jim Conley of the Hamilton Township Fire Department.

Dog reunited with family 19 days after crash in Warren County

Her family said she was found after 19 days by workers at a nearby wielding facility.

Miami Valley Gaming and Racing proposes $100 million expansion project

The proposal includes a new hotel, restaurant, parking garage and more.

Franklin Township fire truck side-swiped, two firefighters injured

The car fled the scene, according to a Franklin Township release.

  Man charged with kidnapping, assault in dog cage torture case waives right to preliminary hearing

Edwards has been defiant in court proceedings, flashing obscene gestures and mouthing curse words. Monday's appearance was no different.

  Woman accused of stealing money from youth baseball team for Disney trip sentenced

Renee K. Nichols, 46, admitted to the crime and accepted a plea deal in August.

Police: Dad OVI with 4-year-old son, empty beer cans in car said he’d just returned from buying more

Nicolas Cedillo-Herrera “stated he had just returned from the gas station to buy more beer," police wrote in court records

  Police: Cincinnati man says he stole ambulance after being 'tortured’

Police were sent to Clearcreek Fire District Station 22 at 346 of East Lytle Five Points Road around 12:30 p.m. for a report that the station had been burglarized and an ambulance taken.

  Police investigating after burglary, fire in Waynesville apartment

Police confirm a 35-year-old man is in jail in connection to a fire and an alleged burglary of a Waynesville apartment.

  Tanker truck bursts into flames following crash in Warren County

A tanker truck burst into flames Sunday morning in Warren County after it crashed into a ditch.

1 injured in shooting in Trenton

Trenton Police are investigating a shooting that left a 21-year-old male injured Friday night.

Suspect steals ambulance from Clearcreek Township fire station

Clearcreek Township Police are searching for a suspect involved in stealing an ambulance from a fire station.

Vortex coaster to give its 46 millionth ride days before closing for good

It's the 7th most ridden ride of all time at Kings Island

  Couple searches for dog that went missing after traffic crash

Veronica Rigsby and her husband were traveling through Waynesville on their way home from a weekend trip with their three dogs when they crashed and one went missing.

Air Care responds to Warren County crash involving motorcycle

Authorities responded to the 8100 block of Woodward-Claypool Road at 4:22 p.m. for a single-vehicle motorcycle crash.

Man sentenced to life in prison for sexual assault, child porn

A Lebanon man was sentenced to life in prison for sexual assault and child porn charges on Thursday.

  19 dogs from ’Lucky 111′ hoarding case adopted Monday

The rescue took in 111 from a mass hoarding case in September.

  Father of Skylar Richardson’s baby hosts vigil

Some wore pink to represent the child they never knew, and some wore yellow, which is her father’s favorite color.

Number of dogs from 111 rescued in hoarding case grows, Howl-o-ween pooch pageant to benefit

In September, the humane society rescued what they called their ‘largest rescue ever,’ when they took in 111 dogs.

Former Lebanon corrections officer convicted for assaulting inmate

Fornshell said on Sept. 26, 2018, Hinkle used a PR-24 baton and struck inmate Malcolm Cox in the face while the inmate was kneeling and handcuffed behind his back.

Six people taken to hospital for carbon monoxide poisoning symptoms at Mason plant

The incident happened around 11 a.m. at the Empire Packing plant at 4780 Alliance Drive.

  Humane Association of Warren Co. caring for 111 dogs rescued from home

The dogs were taken from the home of a Warren County woman who is not being identified because no criminal charges will be filed.

  ‘This is the worst I’ve ever seen’: Humane Association of Warren Co. rescues 111 dogs from hoarding

The Humane Association of Warren County is working on their largest rescue ever.

  Kings Island’s Halloween Haunt returns for its 13th season

The event runs Friday and Saturday nights from September 20 through October 26.

  Former Warren Co. inmate found not guilty of killing shelter companion dog

A former Warren Correctional inmate was found not guilty of killing a therapy dog in his cell.

  Woman reports ‘suspicious’ van she says followed her, her family in Lebanon park

The woman said an afternoon at Colonial Park became an uncomfortable experience when a van appeared to be following her and her family.

Parents of 12 children allegedly abused by former Springboro PE teacher file class action lawsuit against school district

Hopkins is accused of inappropriately touching 88 first grade girls between December 2018 and March 2019.

  Judge: Richardson showed a ‘grotesque disregard for life,’ sentenced her to 7 days already served

She was found not guilty on the more serious charges of aggravated murder, involuntary manslaughter, and child endangering.

  FOX19 NOW Morning News Road Trip: Downtown Lebanon

What's your favorite place to visit in downtown Lebanon?

  Lebanon school district warns parents about strange phone calls

Administrators say the calls are coming from an Oxford area phone number, and the caller asks about students' home addresses.

  Defense rests in Skylar Richardson trial, closing arguments expected Thursday

Her attorneys maintain her baby was stillborn.

  Richardson’s dad testifies biggest regret in life is ‘not having an attorney for the 2nd interrogation’

Prosecutors rested their case against the former Carlisle High School cheerleader Monday afternoon.