Cincinnati News

Police Investigate Sewer Grate Thefts

Posted On October 24, 2014

(Cincinnati, OH) -- Cincinnati police are looking for the suspects who are ripping sewer grates out of the streets. Several steel grates have been stolen recently from the Riverside and Salyer Park neighborhoods, leaving dangerous holes in the roads. City officials say the grates cost more than 100-dollars each, but fetch a fraction of that…

Landlord Fined Over Lead Paint

Posted On October 24, 2014

(Cincinnati, OH) -- More than 200 rental homes will get needed upgrades as part of a federal settlement with a Cincinnati landlord. Government agencies say Meyer Management will replace windows and remove lead-based paint after failing to tell tenants about the potential hazards. At least five children became sick after being exposed to lead in…

Details Of McNicholas Assault Released

Posted On October 24, 2014

(Cincinnati, OH) -- A police report is shedding new light on an assault involving student-athletes at McNicholas High School. WLWT-TV reports four freshman football players roughed up a teammate in the locker room this month, kicking the boy in the groin and performing lewd acts. Charges have not yet been filed against the students, who…

Thousands Of Counterfeit Items Seized

Posted On October 24, 2014

(Cincinnati, OH) -- Thousands of counterfeit products are off Cincinnati's streets after a raid in Corryville. Vice detectives raided the Set Four Life store on Vine Street this week and walked out with phony DVDs, CDs and designer label products. Shop owner Brian Baker was arrested on fraud-related charges.

Thieves Targeting Sewer Grates

Posted On October 23, 2014

(Cincinnati, OH) -- Thieves are causing major problems for drivers and city officials in Cincinnati. They're leaving holes in the road by stealing the grates that cover storm sewers. The grates, which cost the city around 120-dollars to replace, are sold for scrap for as little as ten bucks. Authorities say several of the grates…