Cincinnati News

Former North Korean Captive Returns Home To Ohio

Posted On October 22, 2014

(Miamisburg, OH) -- Jeffrey Fowle is back home in Ohio after spending months as a prisoner in North Korea.   Attorney Tim Tepe read a brief statement from the family today, saying Fowle is in good health. He also said the family is "overjoyed" at Jeff's safe return, but mindful that other Americans are still…

Federal Employee Allegedly Steals Files

Posted On October 22, 2014

(Wilmington, OH) -- A Wilmington woman is being accused of stealing sensitive U.S. government files. Federal prosecutors say Xiafen "Sherry" Chen was arrested this week after she hacked into a database to steal information on dams around the country. Chen was able to get access to the files through her job at the National Weather…

Woman Arrested After Park Stabbing

Posted On October 22, 2014

(Norwood, OH) -- Norwood police are piecing together details of brutal attack in a city park. Investigators want to know why Melissa Morgan allegedly plunged a knife into the neck of a man yesterday at Hunter Park. The victim is in the hospital, recovering from surgery, while Morgan is locked up on felonious assault and…

Big Pet Snake Loose In Delhi Township

Posted On October 21, 2014

(Delhi Twp., OH) -- Delhi Township police are asking locals to be on the lookout for a big snake. The six-foot-long boa constrictor got away from a Morrvue Drive yard this past weekend while it was being fed by its owner. State agriculture officials say the snake will likely race away from people, but will…

Coroner: Haunted House Death Was Natural

Posted On October 21, 2014

(Middletown, OH) -- Natural causes are being blamed for a teenage girl's death at a Middletown haunted house. The Warren County coroner says 16-year-old Christian Benge had a pre existing respiratory condition that set off an apparent heart attack. Benge died Friday night after collapsing inside the Land of Illusion attraction.