31-year-old Zanesfield man sentenced to 8 years in prison for beating 77-year-old man in park

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RICHARD McVAY

MARYSVILLE — Richard A. McVay  31, of Zanesfield, has been sentenced in Union County Common Pleas Court to eight years in prison for beating a 77-year-old man in Eljer Park here after a verbal altercation.

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Two face drug charges

BRANDON JASON

JASON A. BRANDON

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KYNA L. BROWN

A Springfield drug dealer who has spent seven of the last nine years in prison was arrested yet again Friday and charged for having a loaded handgun.

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Five face charges in Friday fight

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Five people were charged with disorderly conduct after officers responded to a reported 10:40 p.m. fight Friday at 628 S. Detroit St.

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Driver cited after hit-skip crash investigation

 
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Frank L. Brandyberry, 51, of 180 N. Oak St., Lakeview, was cited for reckless operation, leaving the scene of a crash, no seat belt, failure to control and speed following an investigation into a hit-skip crash May 7. 

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Tire removal welcomed

Tommy Knox can rest a little easier knowing his 4-year-old son Bentley can play outside his family’s home this summer without elevated risks of catching a nasty virus like West Nile or Zika.

  • Written by REUBEN MEES