LIMA — A Lima man charged with more than 50 sex-related felonies entered into a plea deal Friday that reduced that total to 24.
The Lima Police Department says they believe the same men who robbed Little Caesars are the same men that attempted to rob Hermies Party Shop on Tuesday.
22-year-old Avery Ward appeared in Allen County Common Pleas Court to hear his punishment for his conviction of raping a 9-year-old boy.
LIMA — In a case of what was described in court records as a drug deal gone bad, a Lima man was arraigned Tuesday in Allen County Common Pleas Court for allegedly attacking his victim with a baseball bat.
LIMA — Lima police are seeking the public’s help in locating two males who robbed a city business at gunpoint Tuesday night.
A Lima man has been sentenced to prison for multiple charges in dealing cocaine and listed as a major drug offender.
Lima man involved in South Main St. shooting reaches negotiated plea, another awaits trial
LIMA — Allen County Prosecuting Attorney Juergen Waldick has been elected as president of the Ohio Prosecuting Attorneys Association.
LIMA — A Lima man who forced himself sexually on a 12-year-old girl earlier this year will spend at least the next 20 years in prison and could reside behind bars for the rest of his life.
LIMA — The Lima Police Department is seeking information from the public surrounding a shooting Tuesday night that left one man dead.
Chaz Jackson was found guilty on at least one of his charges after his November trial. Our Eran Hami was in court for Jackson's sentencing today(12/16/19) for his role in the death of Ryan VanBuskirk.
LIMA — Andre White on Thursday admitted he fired his gun at an individual on the streets of downtown Lima at close range — and missed — earlier this year.
LIMA — A 60-year-old Lima man alleged to have raped a 12-year-old girl earlier this year pleaded guilty to slightly reduced charges Wednesday in Allen County Common Pleas Court.
The West Central Ohio Crime Task Force arrested a Lima man with suspected cocaine.
Tyler Lee, 22, of Lima, was sentenced to six years in prison Monday for his role in robbing a former student at the University of Northwest Ohio.
LIMA — A Lima man will spend at least the next 20 years behind bars after being sentenced Monday for raping young female family members earlier this year at a Lima residence.
Brian Matheny, 48, who prosecutors said robbed a Bluffton bank more than five years ago, pleaded guilty on Thursday to a first-degree felony charge of aggravated burglary.
A man is on the run after robbing the Dollar General on Main Street.
LIMA — A Dayton psychologist has determined that a Lima man is mentally competent to stand trial on aggravated robbery charges.
Joseph Archie Jr., 48, of Dayton, on Wednesday waived his right to a speedy trial on charges of unlawful sexual conduct with a minor.
The Lima Police Department is looking for two suspects that robbed a local restaurant at gunpoint.
A man who allegedly robbed neighboring businesses in two consecutive nights is currently behind bars.
Judge, in handing down 27 1/2-year sentence, says driver showed no genuine remorse
During closing arguments, the state made a point to say this case was straight forward. The jury must have thought so too as they found Robinson guilty on all seven charges in just one hour.
LIMA — A 22-year-old Delphos woman will be sentenced Dec. 9 for her role in vandalizing a Lima church this summer.
A Spencerville man driving a stolen semi truck led authorities on a nearly two-hour chase Tuesday before authorities shot and killed him.
LIMA —Apologetic and tearful, a Louisiana man was sentenced to 42 months in prison Wednesday morning in Allen County Common Pleas Court for seriously injuring an area woman while driving drunk.
LIMA — A Lima man charged with murder appeared briefly in Allen County Common Pleas Court on Monday seeking a reduction in his $750,000 bond.
LIMA — Lima police are investigating a series of armed robberies that occurred throughout the city starting late Sunday and continuing into early Tuesday morning
LIMA — Lima police are looking for two males who robbed a Franklin Street resident at gunpoint late Sunday evening.
Authorities identified Terry Pierce Jr., of Spencerville, as the man who led law enforcement officials on a nearly two-hour chase in a stolen semi truck Tuesday morning.
LIMA — Susan Barnett, the former deputy clerk at the Lima Municipal Clerk of Courts’ office, will be sentenced Oct. 18
Bond was set at $1 million in Lima Municipal Court on Wednesday for Jolade Reginald Omosikeji Jr.
LIMA — The Allen County Sheriff’s Office identified the man killed in Friday’s Lark Avenue shooting.
LIMA — The Allen County Sheriff’s Office is releasing few details surrounding the apparent homicide of a man Friday night.
LIMA — Prosecutors on Monday made an offer that a Lima man decided he could refuse, at least for the time being.
LIMA — A 27-year-old Lima woman was jailed on suspicion of felonious assault following a stabbing incident late Sunday evening.
Annual service recalls law enforcement offices who died
LIMA — A Lima woman was arrested shortly after midnight Wednesday for intentionally striking a Lima man with her vehicle.
LIMA — A 20-year-old Lima woman was arrested and charged with suspicion of felonious assault following an apparent stabbling Wednesday afternoon.
LIMA — Anton Grant Sr., 41, Lima, pleaded guilty to second-degree felony possession of cocaine in Allen County Common Pleas Court Wednesday in exchange for the state’s dismissal of several other charges.
LIMA — A 40-year-old man serving a potential life prison sentence was found guilty Monday of assaulting two guards at the Allen Oakwood Correctional Institution nearly two years ago.
LIMA — A Michigan woman who injured four members of a Bluffton family in August 2018 when she got behind the wheel of a motor vehicle while under the influence of alcohol and prescription medicine was sentenced Monday to 18 months in prison.
LIMA – Local law enforcement executed search warrants Tuesday at two locations in Lima, recovering suspected drugs, weapons and currency at the sites.
LIMA — A Lima man who stabbed his mother with what police described as a “samurai”-style sword earlier this year agreed Thursday to plead guilty to a fourth-degree felony charge of felonious assault.
LIMA — Emily Wrencher, the former executive director of Crossroads Crisis Center charged with stealing more than $7,500 from the nonprofit agency, appeared briefly in court Tuesday to waive her constitutional right to a speedy trial.
LIMA — As Sgt. Nick Hart was preparing a safety report on Lima bars, a man had his ear ripped off outside of Ketzy’s Bar.
LIMA — A man who on two occasions checked himself out of the Western Ohio Regional Treatment and Rehabilitation Center before completing court-ordered rehabilitation programs was not given a third chance Monday.
LIMA — Jurors deliberated for five hours Tuesday before finding Gabriel Salyers guilty of murdering 18-month-old Jaxxon Sullivan at a Lima home nearly one year ago.
Kenneth Cobb appears in Allen County Common Pleas Court for a pretrial hearing.
LIMA — The Lima teenager who allegedly threatened gun violence at Elida High School appeared in court for a motion hearing.
LIMA — A St. Marys man will spend up to four years in prison for robbing, assaulting and abducting a female acquaintance during what was described in court Wednesday as a drug-fueled escapade.
LIMA — The Allen County Sheriff’s Office has arrested two men in connection with the alleged theft of UTVs from Bobcat of Lima early Wednesday morning.
LIMA — Day two in the jury trial of a Lima man accused of assaulting and threatening to kill his former girlfriend started with Willie Foster’s attempt to fire his court-appointed attorney.
An early Wednesday bomb threat prompted the evacuation of the Chief William K. Davenport Hall of Justice in Lima.
Misfortune has struck the Lima business, Bruster’s Car Wash, once again, after break-ins occurred at two different locations within two hours of each other.
A former Lima city court official was in Allen County Common Pleas Court today trying to get charges she is facing dismissed.
Perry Jones, 22, of Lima, will be sentenced March 4 after pleading guilty Thursday to six of 19 sex-related charges against him, including attempted rape.
LIMA — According to Lima patrolman Adrian Ramirez, at 2:16 a.m. Saturday, officers were called to investigate a shooting at Marko’s Sports and Spirits at 701 S. Main St.
A Columbus woman was killed Thursday morning in an Allen County crash that sent her car skidding into a field and left another vehicle on its side.
The following individuals entered pleas of not guilty during their recent arraignment hearings in Allen County Common Pleas Court.
Crimes of Columbus Grove man among worst judge, prosecutor say they have ever seen
LIMA — A 28-year-old man described in court records as homeless — with a string of outstanding warrants reportedly spanning three states — was ordered to prison Wednesday for repeatedly failing to register as a sex offender as required by law.
FILE - The Allen County Sheriff’s Department responded to a “suspicious package” at Meijer on Allentown road late Sunday evening.
SHAWNEE TOWNSHIP — Shawnee police are investigating the theft of vehicle from a Tawa Drive residence early Sunday.
LIMA — Thanks to a new law, answering a text or eating while behind the wheel might literally cost you.
Autumn Spears pleads guilty to voluntary manslaughter in stabbing death of Toledo man
LIMA — A 63-year-old Columbus Grove man accused have having sex with a boy under the age of 13 will likely spend the rest of his life in prison.
LIMA — A Lima woman who ran down a bicyclist with her vehicle earlier this year was sentenced to four years in prison Thursday in Allen County Common Pleas Court.
Kimberly Hall says threats to her family led to poor decisions
LIMA — The former executive director of Crossroads Crisis Center was present in a Lima courtroom Thursday to answer to a charge of theft.
LIMA – A 23-year-old Lima man wanted for murder who has eluded law enforcement authorities for nearly two years has been captured in Alabama.
Cory Clair, 40, of Lima, accepted a deal from prosecutors Thursday and pleaded guilty to a charge of aggravated assault.
LIMA — The following individuals were sentenced recently in Allen County Common Pleas Court:
LIMA — A Lima man charged with murder in the stabbing death of his father this summer has been ruled incompetent to stand trial.
LIMA — Two men were taken into custody by Lima police early Monday for their alleged role in the break-in and robbery at a Lima carryout.
The following individuals were sentenced recently in Allen County Common Pleas Court:
LIMA — What was scheduled as a fairly routine sentencing hearing for a woman convicted of murder took a drastically unexpected turn Monday morning.
LIMA — Four Allen County police chiefs visited the Lima Rotary Club meeting Monday to discuss community issues
LIMA — The Lima post of the Ohio State Highway Patrol is investigating a truck-pedestrian crash that occurred Sunday evening.
HARROD — One person was killed in a crash at state Route 309 and Napoleon Road Saturday night.
LIMA — Bath Township firefighters were dispatched Wednesday morning to the site of a former motel just northeast of Lima city limits
LIMA — Lima police are seeking the public’s help in locating a man they say attempted to rob a Lima convenience store Monday evening
LIMA — Police are searching for a suspect in the armed robbery of a man who was making a withdrawal from a Superior Credit Union ATM at 1400 N. West St.
TOLEDO — On Thursday, in U.S. District Court, Toledo, Jennifer Edelbrock entered guilty pleas to three counts of bank fraud.
LIMA — Police are looking for a man who robbed a South Main Street establishment in the early-morning hours Wednesday.
LIMA — An argument between a brother and his sister got out of hand Saturday afternoon when a knife and a gun became part of the equation.
LIMA — A 22-year-old Lima man facing 19 sex-related charges has been ruled competent to stand trial.
LIMA — A Lima man who police say pistol-whipped his victim during a robbery attempt at a Lima bar rejected a deal from prosecutors during a contentious hearing Thursday.
SHAWNEE TOWNSHIP — A former Shawnee schools employee pleaded guilty to two felony theft charges Thursday morning.
LIMA — Five Lima citizens were honored by the Fraternal Order of Police Lima Lodge 21
A Lima man faces prison time after pleading no contest to two counts of Gross Sexual Imposition.
A Lima man facing multiple drug charges takes a plea deal to get some of them dropped.
LIMA — Quintez Hawkins was defiant to the bitter end during his sentencing hearing Wednesday in Allen County Common Pleas Court.
LIMA — A 20-year-old Lima man who police say took part in an armed robbery at the Lima West Apartments earlier this year pleaded guilty on Monday for his role in the incident.
LIMA — Three Lima men are in custody following their arrests early Sunday morning of various gun charges.
A July 4th party that continued on into the early morning hours of July 5th ended abruptly, as a shooting broke out leaving one man dead.