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Fugitive wanted in Akron slaying captured; toddler dies after 5-vehicle crash: Overnight News Links

August 20, 2018 GMT

Fugitive wanted in Akron slaying captured; toddler dies after 5-vehicle crash: Overnight News Links

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Fugitive wanted in Akron slaying captured, officials say (Akron Beacon Journal)

Toddler dies following five-vehicle crash on Ohio 2 in Lorain County (WEWS Channel 5)

Akron residents scared after suspected arsonist hits two homes in 24 hours (WJW Channel 8)

Cleveland police adding district detectives to homicide unit amid uptick in deadly shootings (cleveland.com)

Crime

Man shot multiple times, killed in Cleveland’s Clark-Fulton neighborhood (cleveland.com)

Man beaten to death outside home in Cleveland’s Hough neighborhood (cleveland.com)

Ohio father accused of stabbing infant to death (cleveland.com)

Two suspects smash diamond display case with hammer, grab several diamonds from Jared jewelry store (WEWS Channel 5)

Lakewood man accused of taking upskirt videos of women at Crocker Park (WOIO Channel 19)

Lorain police use dog to nab suspect (Lorain Morning Journal)

Cleveland / Cuyahoga County

After woman killed on motorized scooter in Cleveland, see how other U.S. cities have dealt with electric scooter craze (cleveland.com)

What are the dangers of electric scooters? (cleveland.com)

Big 3 hospitals say community benefits equal $1.3 billion in tradeoff for tax exemption (cleveland.com)

Haitian twice granted asylum stays jailed pending another U.S. appeal (cleveland.com)

FBI says funeral home may have given son fake cremains of his father, sold body (cleveland.com)

Also missing in the Sowell case: accountability at City Hall: Andrea Simakis (cleveland.com)

Cleveland Indians, Lyft strike ride-sharing deal at Progressive Field (cleveland.com)

Local news East

Dementia patients benefit from ‘Norman Rockwell’ nursing home setting (cleveland.com)

Family loses everything in Painesville Township house fire (WJW Channel 8)