Akron man accidentally runs over friend; man shoots, kills home invader: Overnight News Links

June 26, 2018

Akron man accidentally runs over friend; man shoots, kills home invader: Overnight News Links

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Police: Akron man accidentally run over and killed by friend who was working on pickup truck (WEWS Channel 5)

Resident’s son shoots, kills other man trying to break into her home (Akron Beacon Journal)

Parma Heights detective shot in the leg during traffic stop released from hospital (WEWS Channel 5)


Man charged in death of Mentor officer told police that he didn’t know he hit someone (cleveland.com)

Stepfather of man charged in death of Mentor officer responded to crash (cleveland.com)

Mentor officer cited man now charged in his death for a 2012 traffic violation (cleveland.com)

Former ESPN Cleveland radio host charged in wrong-way crash (cleveland.com)

Threatened witnesses in Hearthless Felons trial won’t testify in court, but through recorded statements to police (cleveland.com)

FBI trying to identify man accused of robbing Brink’s driver at ATM on Cleveland’s East Side (cleveland.com)

Man accused of attacking jogger at Garfield Park Reservation arrested (cleveland.com)

Four charged in shootout that killed 9-year-old girl make first court appearances (cleveland.com)

Federal racketeering trial begins for former MetroHealth executive, dentists (cleveland.com)

Man arrested in Cleveland robbery, shooting jumped from second-floor window to try to escape police (cleveland.com)

Man will serve 15 years in string of robberies in which woman was tied up, beaten (Elyria Chronicle-Telegram)

Homeless man sentenced for string of Lake County robberies (News-Herald)

Cleveland / Cuyahoga County

Federal re-entry court in Cleveland aims to help participants integrate after prison (cleveland.com)

Google announces it will bring certificate in IT support to community colleges (cleveland.com)

Traveling Vietnam Veterans Memorial Wall replica visits west campus of Cuyahoga Community College for four days (cleveland.com)

Local news East

Endangered missing adult alert issued for 79-year-old Solon man (WKYC Channel 3)

Local news West

Prosecutors hid evidence of Olmsted Falls officer’s history of verbal abuse toward women, woman claims (cleveland.com)

Ohio Flags of Honor ceremony at Brecksville Home Days will recognize military members who have died (cleveland.com)

Akron / Canton area

Canton business at center of ICE raid was fined $211,000 by OSHA for workplace safety problems (cleveland.com)

Akron City Council approves $25 million renovation for city’s steam plant (cleveland.com)

Akron school board terminates eight occupational and physical therapy assistants (Akron Beacon Journal)

Goodyear’s new Wingfoot Three takes to the skies (Akron Beacon Journal)

Akron applying for $23 million in state grants for roads, sewer reconstruction (cleveland.com)

Akron, United Way of Summit County partner to build new Kenmore playground (cleveland.com)

Officials in Stark County are searching for missing 12-year-old girl (WKYC Channel 3)


FDA-approved medicine derived from marijuana could be available soon in Ohio (cleveland.com) 

Appeals court says Ohio’s rules on judicial campaigns are constitutional (cleveland.com)

Congressional candidate Melanie Leneghan claims ballot-box fraud, asks Supreme Court to intervene (cleveland.com)

Can Ohio Auditor Dave Yost take credit for 165 convictions of public officials? (cleveland.com)

U.S. Supreme Court decides against Ohio in American Express antitrust case: Read the decision here (cleveland.com)

FiveThirtyEight on lack of Republican female candidates (cleveland.com)