Driver gets 13 years in prison for 2014 crash that killed two Downtown

Terrance Trent wept and whimpered, clutching a tissue to his face in a Franklin County courtroom, as he listened to anguished statements about what was lost when his reckless driving caused a crash that killed two pedestrians at a Downtown intersection.

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Last of five defendants sentenced in huge heroin-trafficking case

The last of five defendants in a drug-trafficking operation that supplied dealers with what Franklin County prosecutors called "astronomical" amounts of heroin was sentenced on Wednesday to four years in prison. 

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Sex offender indicted for making advances toward teen while she was in the shower

COLUMBUS (WCMH)–The Franklin County Prosecutor has announced that 43-year-old James Woodruff Jr. has been indicted for burglary and importuning after he made sexual advances towards a teenager.

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Couple charged with selling drug-laced candy to students at Gahanna High School

COLUMBUS (WCMH) — Briana Marie Hudson and George Hanson Dailey III, have been indicted on charges they sold drug-laced Jolly Ranchers to students at Gahanna-Lincoln High School.

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Prosecutor Ron O’Brien’s Campaign Issues Statement on Zachary Klein’s Deceitful Campaign Ad

Statement notes series of lies and mistruths told by Klein about his background and experience in attempt to mislead voters 

COLUMBUS – D.J. Eckert, campaign manager for Prosecutor Ron O’Brien’s reelection campaign, released the following statement regarding Zachary Klein’s new campaign ad in which he lies about his background and experience to mislead voters:

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Driver indicted in fatal New Year's Eve crash near Upper Arlington

A 33-year-old Northwest Side man is accused of driving recklessly and causing a fatal crash at an intersection near Upper Arlington on New Year's Eve.

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Alarming trend in sexting among teens

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Man indicted on charges he raped 3-year-old girl in west side garage

COLUMUBS (WCMH) — A man has been indicted by a Franklin County Grand Jury on charges he raped a 3-year-old girl in an abandoned garage on the city’s west side.

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Driver indicted for crash that ended woman's pregnancy

A 38-year-old Far East Side man is accused of driving drunk and causing a crash last week that ended a woman's pregnancy. 

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Financial advisor indicted for stealing more than $500,000 from 81-year-old client

A financial advisor is now facing felony charges for reportedly stealing more than $500,000 from an elderly Upper Arlington client.

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