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Arrest In Coventry Heroin Death

Summit County Deputies have made two arrests in connection with the death of a 23-year old Green man found dead of a heroin overdose. The body of Tyler Bornstein was reported by a resident in a vacant lot off Alfred Road in Coventry Township. The Medical Examiner determined Bornstein did not die at the site […]

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Ammonia Smell Leads To Meth Labs, Sex Offender

The discovery of a car belonging to someone with an active warrant led a Summit County Sheriff's Deputy to 26 alleged meth labs in a Coventry Township home. The Sheriff's Office says that deputy made contact with a Minnesota man at the home on East Pace Avenue, and that the deputy smelled ammonia after the […]

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A 24-year-old Cuyahoga Falls man is facing felony drug charges after law enforcement officials took him into custody on Tuesday, July 29. Lucian Neiman Sheppard is charged with two counts of trafficking in drugs (both a first-degree felony and a third-degree felony) and with possession of drugs, a second-degree felony. On Tuesday at 1:30 p.m., […]

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Summit deputies donate seized shoes to Children Services

Dozens of new athletic shoes are making their way from the hands of drug dealers to the feet of people in need. The Summit County Sheriff’s Office on Monday delivered 48 pairs of pricey athletic shoes to the Children Services Board. The shoes will be distributed to registered clients through the agency’s Clothing Center program.

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Police say 3 Texas men arrested in Akron with 112 pounds of cocaine

Three Texas men were arrested last week in Akron after officers say they possessed more than 100 pounds of cocaine. The arrest took place Friday in the 2700 block of Gilchrist Road. Guadalupe J. Zarate, 42; Jesus Alberto Flores, 25; and Noe Romero Salinas, 32, have since been indicted in U.S. District Court in Cleveland. […]

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