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TJ Lane & 2 other escapees have been transferred to Youngstown
Fri, 12 Sep 2014 12:21:10 -0700

On Friday, September 12, the Ohio officials in charge of the state's prison system and highway patrol praised local law enforcement for their quick action with the Ohio State Highway Patrol.

Less Crashes with Drivers Education Classes
Wed, 10 Sep 2014 13:37:48 -0700

Allen County, Ohio - AAA has released information from their recent Traffic Safety Study, revealing teens that skip driver education classes are involved in more crashes and receive more traffic convictions than their peers who take the courses.

INFRARED VIDEO: Troopers find TJ Lane
Fri, 12 Sep 2014 13:22:51 -0700

The Ohio State Highway Patrol has posted infrared video of troopers approaching TJ Lane after he escaped from an Allen County prison.

Chardon Shooter TJ Lane escapes from prison, captured nearly 6 hours later
Fri, 12 Sep 2014 00:30:55 -0700

Chardon shooter TJ Lane escaped from the Allen Correctional Facility in Lima, Ohio, along with two other prisoners, Lindsey Bruce and Clifford E. Opperud around 7:40 Thursday night. All three have since been caught and are back in police custody.

TJ Lane escaped during rec time
Thu, 11 Sep 2014 19:25:41 -0700

TJ Lane is in custody after he escaped from prison.

Suspect arrested for triple shooting in Warren
Thu, 18 Sep 2014 18:47:38 -0700

A suspect is in custody for the shooting of three men Tuesday night on Burton Street in Warren. Terrell Allen, 22, was arrested Thursday and booked into the Trumbull County jail on a charge of felonious assault.

Man in Mason County, WV charged with attempted murder after woman struck with bullet
Sat, 27 Sep 2014 10:15:02 -0700

Gregory Allen Messer of Southside, West Virginia faces attempted murder charges after deputies say he ambushed a man and woman riding in a jeep on the property adjacent to his home and fired shots at them. 

Manhunt Ends, Chardon High School Shooter Captured
Thu, 11 Sep 2014 19:15:43 -0700

T.J. Lane and two other men are back behind bars after escaping from the Allen County Correctional Institution.

$100,000 bond set for two men charged in robbery
Tue, 30 Sep 2014 20:26:20 -0700

IRONTON -- Bond was set at $100,000 for two Coal Grove, Ohio, men charged with aggravated robbery, according to Mike Gleichauf, an assistant Lawrence County prosecuting attorney.

Convicted killer in Ohio school shootings escapes
Thu, 11 Sep 2014 22:00:52 -0700

Ohio police say the convicted killer of three students at a high school cafeteria has escaped from prison and a search is underway.