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Tuesday, May 6 marks the one-year anniversary of the escape of Amanda Berry, Gina DeJesus and Michelle Knight from their decade-long captivity. The three women where…

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  CLEVELAND — The door is always open at the Cleveland Rape Crisis Center, and at no time in its history has that been as…

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MANSFIELD, OH (WOIO) – A nationwide manhunt is underway for an inmate who escaped from the Mansfield Correctional Institution. The inmate, James Davis Myers, 47,…

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BEDFORD HEIGHTS, OH (WOIO) - The black bear that spent a majority of Tuesday up a tree in Bedford Heights is now on the run…

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BEDFORD, OH (WOIO) - Around 2:30 p.m., the bear came down from his original tree, switched trees several times and then took off running in the…

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CLEVELAND, OH (WOIO) - Cleveland Police are investigating after one of their own was attacked on W. 9th early Monday morning. Officers were called to…

ELYRIA, OH (WOIO) – A loyal dog helps fend off an attacker Tuesday night in Elyria. Arlee Ice was walking with her dog, Cash, around 9PM near Concord and Broad Street when she says a man grabbed her from behind. At the time of the attack, Ice, who is six months pregnant, was listening to music while walking […]

CLEVELAND, OH (WOIO) – A possible break in the terrifying case of a teen nearly abducted by a man on Cleveland’s west side Wednesday morning. 19 Action News has learned Cleveland Police seized a vehicle near the West Side market late Wednesday. That vehicle may have been involved. It was towed, and detectives will check […]

CLEVELAND, OH (WOIO) – An attempted kidnapping on Cleveland’s west side early Wednesday morning. It happened at 7:30AM in the 3600 block of Denison Avenue. The 15-year-old victim was walking on Denison when an unknown man driving a dark navy blue van tried to force the victim into the van. “I was walking to school […]

CLEVELAND, OH (WOIO) – A Cleveland jail guard has been suspended, accused of sleeping on the job and allowing a prisoner to take off. The guard, Constance Hefeford, was suspended 20 working days, or one month without pay. The prisoner she let escape, Erin Eckroad who was wanted for drug charges, is still on the […]

CLEVELAND, OH (WOIO) – Cleveland Police have arrested a motorcycle driver after a highway chase Saturday. According to police, the chase started on I-77 near the I-90 split around 12:30pm over a traffic violation. Police chased the driver on the highway reaching speeds of 120 mph. The driver exited the highway and later ditched his bike […]