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  • Two people injured in BP refinery fire

    09/21/2022 5:06:07 AM PDT · by BenLurkin · 2 replies
    According to Lucas County Regional Dispatch, crews responded to the refinery in the 4100 block of Cedar Point Road in Oregon around 6:30 p.m. on Tuesday evening for reports of injuries. BP Fire and the Oregon Fire Department worked to put out the fire. It’s unclear what sparked it. A statement from BP to 13abc said it is working closely with local fire crews as they respond to the fire. Per BP: The refinery can process up to 160,000 barrels of crude oil each day, providing the Midwest with gasoline, diesel, jet fuel, propane, asphalt, and other products
  • A Toledo woman arrested for an attack during a fit of road rage (mug shot)

    06/14/2022 5:29:49 PM PDT · by simpson96 · 58 replies
    WTVG ^ | 6/13/2022 | Staff
    TOLEDO, Ohio (WTVG) - A Toledo woman was arrested for attacking another woman in a fit of road rage. Lateisha Fonseca, 37, is facing charges including felonious assault victim seriously harmed and aggravated robbery with an attempt to inflict serious physical harm. According to court documents, Fonseca attacked a woman by breaking the driver’s side window of the victim’s vehicle and striking the victim with a sharpened object in the face on June 7. The report details that Fonseca almost removed the victim’s left eyelid. She was hospitalized and underwent surgery to repair her eyelid. The documents say video evidence...
  • Baby girl is shot in the chest and killed in Ohio drive-by shooting while sitting in car next to her dad, who suffered graze wound: Cops say murder was drug or gang-related

    04/29/2022 7:11:00 AM PDT · by artichokegrower · 29 replies
    Daily Mail ^ | April 29,2022 | RONNY REYES
    Seven-month-old Desire Hughes was shot in the chest and killed on Wednesday night during a drive-by shooting in Toledo, Ohio She was sitting next to her father, Jeremiah Hughes, 20, who suffered a graze wound and is now mourning his daughter No suspects have been identified in the shooting as Toledo Police ask residents to review outdoor cameras for clues on the shooters Desire's murder is the fourth homicide reported this week in Toledo
  • Land buyers offering outrageous sums for lots on Toledo Bend Reservoir near Hemphill, TX

    04/16/2022 6:41:48 PM PDT · by MeneMeneTekelUpharsin · 47 replies
    A letter received | 16 August 2022 | Mene Mene Tekel Upharsin
    I received an interesting letter in the mail today. The letter is from one of those "quickie" land buyers who prey on the ignorant people. I bought a lot which is in a subdivision on Toledo Bend Reservoir on the Texas side 34 years ago. The letter offers me $250 for the residential lot. Does anyone have a creative way to respond to this guy to send the message of "Don't ever do that again!"? I wanted to post the redacted letter to Facebook, but don't know if that is legal or not. Words escape me on how people can...
  • TPD: Man shot in face during south Toledo robbery

    03/27/2022 12:40:21 PM PDT · by ChicagoConservative27 · 13 replies
    WTOL ^ | 03/26/2022 | WTOL
    TOLEDO, Ohio — Toledo police are searching for a suspect in a shooting and robbery late Friday night. Family members say a man was walking home in a south Toledo neighborhood when someone with a gun approached him and followed him back to his house. Police say the victim was shot in the face and robbed in the 400-block of Crittenden Ave. around 11:30 p.m
  • CAIR fake "hate ctime" tweet still up: Arab-Muslim drawing swastika and anti-Arab graffiti

    01/04/2022 9:56:30 AM PST · by Conservat1 · 13 replies
    Imraan Siddiqi - Executive Director - CAIR Washington [https://www.linkedin.com/in/imraansiddiqi] Imraan Siddiqi @imraansiddiqi Tweeted: "F*** Arabs" - Ohio Muslim Family's Home Vandalized With Swastika https://hatehurts.net/2017/01/11/f-arabs-ohio-muslim-familys-home-vandalized-with-swastika/… via @hatehurts_ Jan 11, 2017 https://twitter.com/imraansiddiqi/status/819277136527695872?s=20 ____ Andy Ngô (@MrAndyNgo) Tweeted: Another incident blamed on Trump’s America at the time: In Jan 2017 in Ohio, a Muslim family’s home was painted w/a swastika & message that read “F— Arabs.” Man who did it was Osama Nazzal, an Arab. Feb 20, 2019 https://t.co/zGpQM1jK0p #HateHoax https://t.co/tpyP7VXHMw https://twitter.com/MrAndyNgo/status/1098385771919110145?s=20
  • George Floyd's Ohio mural destroyed by lightning.

    07/16/2021 4:46:06 PM PDT · by Impala64ssa · 22 replies
    You Tube ^ | 7/14/21 | The Officer Tatum
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  • Mural Honoring George Floyd in Toledo, Ohio Destroyed by Lightning Strike

    07/13/2021 9:21:12 PM PDT · by bitt · 91 replies
    GATEWAY PUNDIT ^ | 7/13/2021 | Christina Laila
    A George Floyd mural in Toledo, Ohio was destroyed by a lightning strike Tuesday afternoon, according to witnesses. WTVG reported their Doppler Radar did show a lightning strike on the same block as the George Floyd mural at 4:30 this afternoon. The lightning strike, which hit directly on George Floyd’s face, reduced the mural to a pile of bricks.
  • George Floyd Mural Struck by Lightning, Crumbles to the Ground

    07/13/2021 7:03:30 PM PDT · by E. Pluribus Unum · 56 replies
    The Liberty Daily ^ | Jul. 13, 2021 | J.D. Rucker
    A mural of the late Black Lives Matter icon George Floyd has been struck by lightning and has collapsed. Eyewitnesses confirmed that nobody was near the mural when it was struck nor when its pieces fell to the ground. The Toledo mural, completed in June 2020, was struck by lightning in the middle of the day on Tuesday, leaving a charred wall where Floyd’s face was before. It was a direct hit; artwork to the left and right of the mural appeared unblemished.
  • George Floyd Mural Struck by Lightning, Crumbles to the Ground

    07/13/2021 7:03:19 PM PDT · by Beave Meister · 17 replies
    Liberty Daily ^ | 7/13/2021 | J.D. Rucker
    A mural of the late Black Lives Matter icon George Floyd has been struck by lightning and has collapsed. Eyewitnesses confirmed that nobody was near the mural when it was struck nor when its pieces fell to the ground. The Toledo mural, completed in June 2020, was struck by lightning in the middle of the day on Tuesday, leaving a charred wall where Floyd’s face was before. It was a direct hit; artwork to the left and right of the mural appeared unblemished.
  • We will see better policing when we first see better parenting

    04/20/2021 7:25:04 AM PDT · by Starman417 · 19 replies
    Flopping Aces ^ | 04-20-21 | DrJohn
    Of late there have been a number of shooting deaths all of which are tragic but the ones that could easily have been prevented are particularly sad. The two that stand out are the deaths of Daunte Wright and Adam Toledo. Daunte Wright was shot when Officer Kim Potter drew the wrong weapon. She meant to tase Daunte Wright but wound up shooting and killing him. The media portrayed him this way Wright's mother described her sonThe mother described her son as "an amazing, loving kid" who "had a big heart," "bright" smile and "loved basketball." "He had a 2-year-old...
  • Adam Toledo Video Shows Chicago Police Shooting 13-Year-Old As He Raised His Hands (GRAPHIC VIDEO)

    04/15/2021 1:46:33 PM PDT · by Shadylake · 250 replies
    Youtube ^ | 4/15/2021
    City officials have released videos and other material showing what happened the night police fatally shot 13-year-old Adam Toledo.
  • Man Suspected of Setting Fire to Church and Painting 'Jesus Is Black' Kills Cop in Shootout

    01/25/2021 12:18:09 PM PST · by Red Badger · 19 replies
    https://pjmedia.com ^ | BY TYLER O'NEIL | JAN 22, 2021 12:34 PM ET
    In the wee hours of the morning on Monday, Martin Luther King Jr. Day, an arsonist spray-painted the message, “Jesus is Black” in a Roman Catholic Church in Toledo, Ohio, while setting fire to parts of the church. Police later caught up to the suspect, 27-year-old Christopher A. Harris. Harris shot and killed a police officer in a shootout that also claimed his life. Harris’s Facebook account includes multiple posts with the message, “Jesus is Black,” and one post evoking King’s assassination days before the church arson. Shortly before 2:30 a.m. on Monday, a vandal reportedly attempted to set fire...
  • Arrest made in murder of Toledo football player

    07/08/2020 2:15:42 PM PDT · by ConservativeStatement · 9 replies
    Toledo Blade ^ | July 8, 2020 | BRIAN BUCKEY AND ELLIE BUERK
    Toledo police on Wednesday arrested a man for the murder of University of Toledo junior football player Jahneil Douglas, who was shot and killed Tuesday night. Charged is Michael Mitchell, 24.
  • Toledo Police Officer killed in the line of duty overnight

    07/04/2020 8:44:36 AM PDT · by ConservativeStatement · 36 replies
    WTVG ^ | July 4, 2020
    TOLEDO, Ohio (WTVG) - An officer with the Toledo Police Department has been shot and killed in the line of duty, according to Toledo Police Chief George Kral. The officer has been identified as 26-year-old Officer Anthony Dia. The incident occurred just after midnight on Saturday when police responded to a disturbance at the Home Depot on West Alexis near Lewis. According to police, Officer Dia was dispatched to check the well being of a man who reportedly seemed intoxicated. Witnesses told police the suspect turned and fired at Officer Dia, who was reportedly able to return fire before he...
  • One-third of Toledo's City Council arrested on bribery, extortion charges

    07/01/2020 11:19:54 PM PDT · by Olog-hai · 20 replies
    Fox News ^ | 07/01/2020 | Caitlin McFall
    The FBI on Tuesday arrested a local attorney and four members of the city council in Toledo, Ohio, for their alleged participation in a bribery and extortion scheme. Tyrone Riley, Yvonne Harper, Garrick “Gary” Johnson, Larry Sykes and Keith Mitchell were charged with bribery and extortion in a federal criminal complaint after a two-year investigation, according to the Department of Justice (DOJ). “As alleged in the Complaint, four Toledo City Council members and a local attorney have been engaged in a pay-to-play scheme involving bribes for Council votes,” U.S. Attorney Justin Herdman said in a statement to Fox News Wednesday....
  • Four Toledo City Council members, all Democrats, arrested by FBI on bribery charges

    07/01/2020 3:56:11 PM PDT · by DFG · 28 replies
    The Blaze ^ | 06/30/2020 | Carlos Garcia
    Four members of the Toledo City Council, all Democrats, were arrested and charged in a bribery scheme by federal law enforcement authorities on Tuesday. Federal prosecutors alleged that Tyrone Riley, Yvonne Harper, Larry Sykes, and Garrick Johnson, were involved in a scheme that extorted money from business owners in the Ohio city in exchange for favorable council votes. The FBI began its investigation into the council members in early 2018. Each of the accused members could face up to 10 years in prison for the bribery charges, and up to 20 years on the extortion charges. Also charged in the...
  • Four Toledo City Council Members Arrested in Bribery and Extortion Scheme…

    06/30/2020 8:26:57 PM PDT · by CheshireTheCat · 25 replies
    Conservative Treehouse ^ | June 30, 2020 | Sundance
    Earlier today federal arrest warrants were served to Toledo, Ohio, city council members Larry Sykes, Tyrone Riley, Yvonne Harper, and Gary Johnson. The FBI is actively looking for a fifth person – attorney Keith Mitchell, as the FBI and US Attorney Justin Herdman culminate a two-year investigation into the city council for bribery, extortion and abuse of their public office for financial benefit...
  • There should be protests.' Mayor Kapszukiewicz and community leaders address George Floyd

    05/31/2020 7:35:29 AM PDT · by madison10 · 13 replies
    Channel 24 Toledo ^ | May 30, 2020 | Jay Hannah
    Just four days after George Floyd was killed by Minneapolis Police Officer, Derek Chauvin, and the video sparked protests across the country, Toledo Mayor Wade Kapszukiewicz welcomed in a few dozen African American community leaders to talk at One Government Center. Mayor Kapszukiewicz acknowledged that Toledo is 652 miles away from Minneapolis, where the incident happened that resulted in Floyd's death. But he said the video made him sick to his stomach and he made a long-term commitment to opening up communication, and having difficult conversations like he had. In front of the Safety Building after the meeting, the mayor...
  • Shipwrecked on Ten Islands With Clintons and Branson

    08/18/2018 3:10:38 PM PDT · by CincyRichieRich · 25 replies
    Corey's Digs ^ | 8-16-18 | Corey Lynn
    Bill Clinton was recently in Saint Lucia celebrating the new solar farm that the Clintons were instrumental in erecting.