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TPD: Stabbing sends woman to hospital; suspect arrested

TOLEDO, Ohio (WTVG) - One man was arrested Tuesday evening when he sent a woman to the hospital after allegedly stabbing her. TPD responded to a weapons call on to 2000 block of Mayport Drive around 5 p.m. When police arrived, they reported that Kelsey Santiago, 32, was suffering from...
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Toledo police deploy license-plate readers

TOLEDO, Ohio — There are 25 new license plate readers in Toledo and law enforcement planned to begin using them this month. The plate readers are stationary and located in various locations throughout the city. Toledo police said the cameras are not for use enforcing traffic violations or for...
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New license plate readers installed in Toledo

TOLEDO, Ohio (WTVG) - New license plate readers have been installed in Toledo in an effort to help Toledo Police solve crimes more quickly. Toledo Police told 13abc in February that 25 new readers were set to be installed. The new policing tool uses automatic license plate recognition to help...

Toledo woman charged with murdering her ex pleads not guilty

TOLEDO, Ohio (WTVG) - A Toledo woman who was recently charged with the murder of her ex has pleaded not guilty. Tyrefa Hill, 27, appeared in court on Wednesday where she entered into a not guilty plea. Her bond remains at $1 million and she is currently in the custody...

Toledo family gets closure after remains of daughter, missing since 1998, identified in Tennessee

KNOXVILLE, Tenn. (WTVG) - A Toledo woman, missing since 1998, has been identified by investigators in Tennessee. The Knox County Regional Forensic Center (KCRFC) announced Wednesday that a body found near the city of Jellico on the Kentucky/Tennessee border on October 19, 1998 was that of Lori A. Alexander, a 27-year-old that was declared missing from Toledo earlier that month.

Road Work Being Done on 5-mile Stretch of M-50 Near Tecumseh

Tecumseh, MI – The Michigan Department of Transportation is working on nearly 5 miles of M-50 near Tecumseh. The project is a $1.2 million investment to improve the ride quality and extend the service life of the roadway from Nortley Highway to M-52. The work is underway, and is...

2 teens shot in separate North Toledo incidents

Two teenagers were shot in separate incidents in North Toledo within two hours Monday night and early Tuesday. The first involved an unidentified juvenile who was shot in the 2700 block of Fellows Avenue just before 11 p.m. Police responded to a report of shots fired to find several houses and cars struck by gunfire. The juvenile had been shot in the hand and was taken to a hospital by private vehicle.

Missing toddler from Michigan found at BG hotel

A missing toddler from Michigan was located in Bowling Green Monday evening, according to BGPD Lt. Adam Skaff. Staff at a local hotel reportedly received a phone call from the Monroe, Michigan, police department about the missing 2-year-old girl. Local and state authorities had issued an Endangered and Missing Advisory for the toddler, who was believed to be purposely hidden from officials by her mother and grandmother.

Final Blade high school baseball coaches poll for 2022 season

Perrysburg, Bryan, Eastwood, and Toledo Christian finished as the final No. 1s in The Blade’s high school baseball coaches poll. This marks the first season The Blade has published area polls for softball and baseball. These rankings were voted on by a panel of coaches in each of the divisions before Wednesday’s games.

One man in hospital after shooting at Greenbelt Place Apartments

TOLEDO, Ohio (WTVG) - At about 1 a.m. today, Toledo police responded to a call about someone firing a gun at the Greenbelt Place apartments, just off of Cherry Street. When arriving on the scene, police found one man had been shot at least once in the chest. The man was found in his sister’s apartment. He was taken to a local hospital shortly after police arrived.

Toledo police reveal territories for the city's gangs

TOLEDO, Ohio — Toledo's mayor has said the vast majority of violent crime in Toledo is gang related, so we wanted to find out what is being done to keep you safe from that violence. WTOL 11 sat down with the head of the Toledo Police Department's gang task...

HUD allocates millions for housing, community development in NW Ohio cities

TOLEDO, Ohio (WTVG) - The Department of Housing and Urban Development had awarded the Midwest $1.6 billion from fiscal year 2022 CPD Formula Grants. Ohio received $381 million for community planning, development grants and public housing authority funding. Ohio is disbursing the funds between four cities: Bowling Green, Lima, Sandusky...

Two men found shot in car in South Toledo May 9

TOLEDO, Ohio — Editor's note: The above video about Crime Stoppers originally aired in November, 2021. Toledo police are investigating an incident in which two people were shot late on May 9, according to a report released Tuesday. Shortly after 11 p.m. on Monday, May 9, police were called...

Food for Thought pantry providing for people in need

TOLEDO, Ohio — You could call Janine Gwozdz a senior citizen. You could call her particular. But if that’s all you call Janine, you’d be doing her a disservice. “Sometimes I get too assertive - people tell me that - but I had to survive," she said.

Stone Foltz's mother takes the stand in hazing death trial

COLUMBUS, Ohio (WSYX) — Stone Foltz'z mother took the stand in an emotional testimony Wednesday morning. The Bowling Green State University student died at an off-campus party in March 2021. Foltz was from Delaware and died in what's being described as a hazing incident at BGSU as he was...

Toledo Humane Society says it is at capacity

The Toledo Humane Society has reached capacity at a time when many pets in the community remain in need of help, the group announced Wednesday. The humane society said that it is filled with adoptable cats, kittens, puppies, dogs, and small pets looking for new homes.