Newark fatal stabbing

NEWARK, Ohio – Newark Police Detectives continue to investigate a fatal stabbing from Monday, February 11th, that left a 38 year old male dead and sent another male, 28 years old, to a Columbus hospital with life-threatening injuries. At 4:17 PM, officers from the Newark Division of Police were dispatched to a business at 253 […]

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Drive-by shooting suspects in custody

NEWARK, Ohio— Newark Police said they have arrested two suspects wanted in connection with a drive-by shooting . Police said 23-year-old Devin S Rhinehart of Newark turned himself in Wednesday at about 9:00 a.m. and  22-year-old James Michael Alexander of Pataskala was arrested without incident Tuesday in Columbus with the assistance of the Columbus Police SWAT. Rhinehart and […]

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Drive by shooting in Newark

NEWARK, Ohio – Newark Division of Police respond to and investigate a shooting on Riverview Drive. At 8:28 pm on Saturday, November 17th, Newark officers responded to 83 Riverview Drive on the report of a shooting. Arriving officers discovered 61-year-old Jewel Scott had been shot. Newark Fire treated Scott at the scene and she was […]

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Fatal accident in Newark

NEWARK, Ohio – The Newark Divisions of Police and Fire responded to North 21st Street for a fatal crash involving a juvenile bicyclist. At 5:49 P.M. Friday, November 9th, first responders of the Newark Divisions of Police and Fire were dispatched to the area of 974 North 21st Street in reference to a crash involving […]

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