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Middletown police forced to corral unusual animal running loose in neighborhood
 A wayward pig was captured Friday by Middletown police while running loose in a neighborhood. Dispatchers received a call about the gray and white pig running about 12:30 p.m. around in the area of Casper and Leibee streets. Officer Dennis Jordan, who has some training with animals as a K-9 officer, took the call. The pig was captured and...

Posted: 8 hours ago

A wayward pig was captured Friday by Middletown police while running loose in a neighborhood. Dispatchers received a call about the gray and white pig running about 12:30 p.m. around in the area of Casper and Leibee streets. Officer Dennis Jordan, who has some training with animals as a K-9 officer, took the call. The pig was captured and...
Convenience store employees paid people to steal baby formula in scheme to resell it, feds say
 Three Butler County men were arrested and charged in a stolen baby formula conspiracy case. FBI agents Friday are searching a Liberty Township home in connection to that investigation, said a spokesperson for the U.S. Attorney's Office in Cincinnati. The men were identified as Khalil Yacub, 44, of Liberty Township.; Khalil Jaghama of...

Posted: 9 hours ago

Three Butler County men were arrested and charged in a stolen baby formula conspiracy case. FBI agents Friday are searching a Liberty Township home in connection to that investigation, said a spokesperson for the U.S. Attorney's Office in Cincinnati. The men were identified as Khalil Yacub, 44, of Liberty Township.; Khalil Jaghama of...
Middletown’s pacemaker arson trial again delayed by judge
 A Middletown man charged with allegedly setting fire to his home in 2016 will not go to trial next month. Ross Compton, 60, was indicted in January 2017 for aggravated arson and insurance fraud for allegedly setting fire to his Court Donegal house. The blaze caused nearly $400,000 in damages. Compton was arrested based in part from data taken...

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A Middletown man charged with allegedly setting fire to his home in 2016 will not go to trial next month. Ross Compton, 60, was indicted in January 2017 for aggravated arson and insurance fraud for allegedly setting fire to his Court Donegal house. The blaze caused nearly $400,000 in damages. Compton was arrested based in part from data taken...
FBI baby formula investigation latest to allege the use of ‘boosters’
 Three men allegedly used drug addicts to steal from retailers in Butler and Hamilton counties, going as far as requesting specific types of baby formula, and then shipped the stolen goods to other parts of the country, according to federal court documents. Khalil Yacub, 44, of Liberty Twp.; Khalil Jaghama of West Chester Twp.; and Jasser...

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Three men allegedly used drug addicts to steal from retailers in Butler and Hamilton counties, going as far as requesting specific types of baby formula, and then shipped the stolen goods to other parts of the country, according to federal court documents. Khalil Yacub, 44, of Liberty Twp.; Khalil Jaghama of West Chester Twp.; and Jasser...
Court docs detail FBI investigation into alleged stolen baby formula scheme 
 Three men allegedly used drug addicts to steal from retailers in Butler and Hamilton counties, going as far as requesting specific types of baby formula, and then shipped the stolen goods to other parts of the country, according to federal court documents. Khalil Yacub, 44, of Liberty Twp.; Khalil Jaghama of West Chester Twp.; and Jasser...

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Three men allegedly used drug addicts to steal from retailers in Butler and Hamilton counties, going as far as requesting specific types of baby formula, and then shipped the stolen goods to other parts of the country, according to federal court documents. Khalil Yacub, 44, of Liberty Twp.; Khalil Jaghama of West Chester Twp.; and Jasser...
Middletown man asking judge to throw out pacemaker data in arson case
 A Middletown man charged with allegedly setting fire to his home in 2016 will be back in court today asking for a new trial date and for a judge to reconsider a previous ruling. Ross Compton, 60, was indicted in January 2017 for aggravated arson and insurance fraud for allegedly setting fire to his Court Donegal house. The blaze caused nearly...

Posted: 19 hours ago

A Middletown man charged with allegedly setting fire to his home in 2016 will be back in court today asking for a new trial date and for a judge to reconsider a previous ruling. Ross Compton, 60, was indicted in January 2017 for aggravated arson and insurance fraud for allegedly setting fire to his Court Donegal house. The blaze caused nearly...
Middletown woman ruled incompetent for trial in murder-for-hire case
 A Middletown woman charged with plotting to kill an acquaintance has been declared incompetent to stand trial. Jody Back, 49, of the 800 block of Fifth Avenue, was in Butler County Common Pleas Court on Thursday as Judge Greg Stephens considered the results of three court-ordered psychological evaluations before making the determination....

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A Middletown woman charged with plotting to kill an acquaintance has been declared incompetent to stand trial. Jody Back, 49, of the 800 block of Fifth Avenue, was in Butler County Common Pleas Court on Thursday as Judge Greg Stephens considered the results of three court-ordered psychological evaluations before making the determination....
FBI search of Liberty Twp. home related to stolen baby formula charges
 Three Butler County men have been arrested and charged in a stolen baby formula conspiracy case. FBI agents this morning are searching a Liberty Twp. home in connection to that investigation, said a spokesperson for the U.S. Attorney's Office in Cincinnati. The men were identified as Khalil Yacub, 44, of Liberty Twp.; Khalil Jaghama of West...

Posted: a day ago

Three Butler County men have been arrested and charged in a stolen baby formula conspiracy case. FBI agents this morning are searching a Liberty Twp. home in connection to that investigation, said a spokesperson for the U.S. Attorney's Office in Cincinnati. The men were identified as Khalil Yacub, 44, of Liberty Twp.; Khalil Jaghama of West...
Man sues Fairfield judge, Butler County sheriff claiming violation of Constitutional rights
 A Butler County man has filed a lawsuit against a municipal court judge and the county’s sheriff alleging his constitutional rights were violated after his arrest after a traffic stop. Fairfield Municipal Court Judge Joyce Campbell, Sheriff Richard Jones and the City of Fairfield are named in the federal suit filed in United States...

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A Butler County man has filed a lawsuit against a municipal court judge and the county’s sheriff alleging his constitutional rights were violated after his arrest after a traffic stop. Fairfield Municipal Court Judge Joyce Campbell, Sheriff Richard Jones and the City of Fairfield are named in the federal suit filed in United States...
Ohio Supreme Court declines to hear Carlisle buried baby case
 The Ohio Supreme Court will not hear the appeal filed by the defense team of the Carlisle teen accused of killing her newborn baby girl and burying her in the backyard of her parents’ house in May 2017. In October, the 12th District Court of Appeals sided with the Warren County Prosecutor’s Office concerning doctor-patient privilege...

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The Ohio Supreme Court will not hear the appeal filed by the defense team of the Carlisle teen accused of killing her newborn baby girl and burying her in the backyard of her parents’ house in May 2017. In October, the 12th District Court of Appeals sided with the Warren County Prosecutor’s Office concerning doctor-patient privilege...
Prison corrections officer facing drug charges was arrested before
 A prison corrections officer charged with multiple felonies after allegedly conspiring to take drugs into an area prison was previously arrested in Warren County, according to court records. Daniel Garvey, 28, of Farmerville in Montgomery County, works as a corrections officer at Warren Correctional Institution and was booked into the Butler...

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A prison corrections officer charged with multiple felonies after allegedly conspiring to take drugs into an area prison was previously arrested in Warren County, according to court records. Daniel Garvey, 28, of Farmerville in Montgomery County, works as a corrections officer at Warren Correctional Institution and was booked into the Butler...
7 men from Butler County are on Ohio’s Death Row. Here’s what they did.
 Of the 137 Ohio prison inmates sentenced to death for convictions of aggravated murder, seven are connected to Butler County. On Tuesday, Ohio Gov. Mike DeWine said he is halting executions until the state devises a new lethal injection protocol that overcomes any court challenges. He did not issue a formal stay of all executions but said...

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Of the 137 Ohio prison inmates sentenced to death for convictions of aggravated murder, seven are connected to Butler County. On Tuesday, Ohio Gov. Mike DeWine said he is halting executions until the state devises a new lethal injection protocol that overcomes any court challenges. He did not issue a formal stay of all executions but said...
Charged Warren Correctional officer was arrested at I-75 rest stop with 100 painkiller strips
 A prison corrections officer has been charged with multiple felonies after allegedly conspiring to take drugs into an area prison. Daniel Garvey, 28, of Farmerville in Montgomery County, works as a corrections officer at Warren Correctional Institution and was booked into the Butler County Jail on Friday, according Butler County Chief Deputy...

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A prison corrections officer has been charged with multiple felonies after allegedly conspiring to take drugs into an area prison. Daniel Garvey, 28, of Farmerville in Montgomery County, works as a corrections officer at Warren Correctional Institution and was booked into the Butler County Jail on Friday, according Butler County Chief Deputy...
Teens face charges after allegedly fleeing from police, crashing mom’s car into house in Oxford
 Oxford Twp. and Oxford police were involved chase that ended with the vehicle hitting a house early Sunday morning, according to police from both agencies. At about 2:35 a.m.. an Oxford Twp. officer observed a 2008 Dodge eastbound on Ohio 73 traveling at a high rate of speed, according to Police Chief Michael Goins. The officer’s radar...

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Oxford Twp. and Oxford police were involved chase that ended with the vehicle hitting a house early Sunday morning, according to police from both agencies. At about 2:35 a.m.. an Oxford Twp. officer observed a 2008 Dodge eastbound on Ohio 73 traveling at a high rate of speed, according to Police Chief Michael Goins. The officer’s radar...
Man who drove concrete truck into SUV admits guilt in 2017 fatal Hamilton crash
 A Fairfield man has admitted guilt in a fiery October 2017 crash that killed a woman on Ohio 129 in Hamilton. Tracy Moore, 45, was indicted in April 2018 by a Butler County grand jury on the second-degree felony charge as well as a lower felony charge of vehicular homicide. PREVIOUS REPORT: Truck driver indicted for homicide following fiery...

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A Fairfield man has admitted guilt in a fiery October 2017 crash that killed a woman on Ohio 129 in Hamilton. Tracy Moore, 45, was indicted in April 2018 by a Butler County grand jury on the second-degree felony charge as well as a lower felony charge of vehicular homicide. PREVIOUS REPORT: Truck driver indicted for homicide following fiery...
8 unsolved cases that continue to haunt Butler County families
 There are numerous notable unsolved cases in the region. The Journal-News will continue following these cases when new information becomes available. Here is a sampling of notable cases: Nancy Abrams was working on March 10, 1985, at one of the few businesses open overnight in Middletown. A newspaper delivery woman saw the 33-year-old mother...

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There are numerous notable unsolved cases in the region. The Journal-News will continue following these cases when new information becomes available. Here is a sampling of notable cases: Nancy Abrams was working on March 10, 1985, at one of the few businesses open overnight in Middletown. A newspaper delivery woman saw the 33-year-old mother...
Warren Correctional officer accused of planning to take drugs into prison
 A prison corrections officer has been charged with multiple felonies after allegedly conspiring to take drugs into an area prison. Daniel Garvey, 28, who works as a corrections officer at Warren Correctional Institution, was booked into the Butler County Jail on Friday, according Butler County Chief Deputy Anthony Dwyer. Garvey is charged...

Posted: 4 days ago

A prison corrections officer has been charged with multiple felonies after allegedly conspiring to take drugs into an area prison. Daniel Garvey, 28, who works as a corrections officer at Warren Correctional Institution, was booked into the Butler County Jail on Friday, according Butler County Chief Deputy Anthony Dwyer. Garvey is charged...
‘The most difficult thing I have done’: Stories from the front lines of dangerous police standoffs
 Butler County Sheriff’s Office Lt. Rick Bucheit was in the passenger seat of an armored tactical vehicle and hours into a Liberty Twp. standoff with a man holding a boy hostage when he was nearly shot. Donald Gazaway had fired rounds from the apartment in the usually quiet neighborhood several times in the January 2018 incident. Bullets...

Posted: 4 days ago

Butler County Sheriff’s Office Lt. Rick Bucheit was in the passenger seat of an armored tactical vehicle and hours into a Liberty Twp. standoff with a man holding a boy hostage when he was nearly shot. Donald Gazaway had fired rounds from the apartment in the usually quiet neighborhood several times in the January 2018 incident. Bullets...
Trial date set for Middletown man charged with child rape
 A summer trial date has been set for a Middletown man charged with sex crimes involving a minor. William L. Powell, 69, of the 1300 block of Oxford State Road, was arrested Sept. 20 by Trenton police and charged with two counts of rape and gross sexual imposition. Last Monday a Butler County grand jury returned an indictment against Powell...

Posted: 5 days ago

A summer trial date has been set for a Middletown man charged with sex crimes involving a minor. William L. Powell, 69, of the 1300 block of Oxford State Road, was arrested Sept. 20 by Trenton police and charged with two counts of rape and gross sexual imposition. Last Monday a Butler County grand jury returned an indictment against Powell...
Bomb-making allegations tied to this Franklin home highlight local police concerns
 The unsealing of a federal indictment and the arrest of two regional militia members accused of making an explosive device and conspiring to possess such a device brought to light the hazards of homemade explosives and the needed attention by law enforcement because of their extreme danger to others, officials said. A federal grand jury indicted...

Posted: 6 days ago

The unsealing of a federal indictment and the arrest of two regional militia members accused of making an explosive device and conspiring to possess such a device brought to light the hazards of homemade explosives and the needed attention by law enforcement because of their extreme danger to others, officials said. A federal grand jury indicted...
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