Family of man killed by police files wrongful death lawsuit

 

TOLEDO, Ohio (AP) — A northwest Ohio village police chief fatally shot an armed man in the back from 70 yards (64 meters) away while the man sat beneath a tree talking to a deputy sheriff just 15 feet away who was trying to end the standoff, according to a federal wrongful death lawsuit by the man's family last week in Toledo

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State Treasurer's travels in 2016 infused with politics

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Ohio State Treasurer Josh Mandel submitted a financial disclosure statement that reveals that every work trip he took last year was at least in some part related to politics, including his campaign bid for U.S. Senate.

Mandel

  • Written by By JULIE CARR SMYTH , Associated Press