MONROE TOWNSHIP — The Ohio Highway Patrol is investigating a double fatality in Ashtabula County early this morning. According to reports, a car went into a tree near Hammond Corners and Middle Road in Monroe Township and both occupants were killed. The names of the victims have not yet been released. An update will be given when more information is available.
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Local doctor indicted on drug charges
An Andover doctor has been indicted on 26 counts of trafficking in drugs.
23 charged in drug sweep
Twenty-three persons were charged early Friday morning as part of a sweep, coordinated by the TAG Law Enforcement Task Force, following a 16-month undercover investigation into drug trafficking.
Ohio geologists link seismic activity to fracking
State geologists in Ohio have for the first time linked earthquake activity in the Marcellus Shale basin to hydraulic fracturing, confirming the suspicions of activists pushing for drilling limits in the interest of public health.
Sixth-grade teacher is accused of threatening autistic student
A sixth-grade teacher is being accused of threatening an autistic student at Erie Intermediate School at the Ashtabula Lakeside Elementary campus. The Star Beacon is still working on the story and will update it as more information becomes available.
Conneaut man indicted in death of 4 year old
The Ashtabula County Grand Jury has indicted Joshua Million of Conneaut on five charges, including aggravated murder, in connection with the Feb. 7 death of 4-year-old Melanie "Lanie" Powell.
Malaysian plane crashed
(AP) — A new analysis of satellite data indicates the missing Malaysia Airlines plane crashed into a remote corner of the Indian Ocean, Malaysian Prime Minister Najib Razak said Monday. The news is a major breakthrough in the unprecedented two-week struggle to find out what happened to Flight 370, which disappeared shortly after takeoff from Kuala Lumpur to Beijing with 239 passengers and crew aboard on March 8.
Malaysia PM: plane plunged into Indian Ocean
Malaysian Prime Minister Najib Razak says a new analysis of
satellitedata shows that the missing Malaysia Airlines plane plunged into the southern Indian Ocean.
U.S. Marshals nab final suspect in Ashtabula fatal shooting
Marcus Lashley, the last of three men wanted in connection to the deadly Jan. 27 home invasion in Ashtabula that left a mother and her son dead, was arrested in East Cleveland Tuesday morning by the U.S. Marshals, said Peter J. Elliott, U.S. Marshal for the Northern District of Ohio.
Browns owner cleaning house
The Browns fired their coach after one season. Now they’re sweeping out their front office. Owner Jimmy Haslam announced Tuesday that CEO Joe Banner will step down in the next two months and general manager Michael Lombardi is leaving the team.
Suspects in double homicide sought
The Northern Ohio Violent Fugitive Task Force has identified two men sought in connection with the Jan. 27 shooting of three people, two fatally, in Ashtabula. Authorities are seeking Marcus Lashley, 21, and Lewis Arnold, 24. Lashley may be hiding in Cleveland, while Arnold is believed to be somewhere in Ashtabula.
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