Area News

DIXON MILL BURGLARY AND KIDNAPPING

DIXON MILL BURGLARY AND KIDNAPPING   Scioto County Sheriff Marty V. Donini announces that his 911 communication center received a call on Monday February 24, 2020 at 11:05 pm from a Highland Bend Road residence stating that an elderly man showed up at her house stating that he had been robbed and beaten.   Captain…

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Commissioners respond to Donini claims

Commissioners respond to Donini claims “Be aware of everything that is going on in your organization under your control”   By Bill Shope Scioto Writer   The race for a spot on the ballot as the Republican nominee for Sciot County Commissioner is beginning to heat up as the March 17, 2020 primary election date…

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Indictments

    SHANE A. TIEMAN PROSECUTING ATTORNEY SCIOTO COUNTY, OHIO   January 24, 2020   PRESS RELEASE     Shane A. Tieman, Scioto County Prosecutor announced today that the January term of the Scioto County Grand Jury met on January 24 and returned   _20  __Public Indictments and __2__Secret Indictments.  There was 1 No Bill.  The…

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Deadline approaching for purchase of 2020 Dog and Kennel Licenses

Deadline approaching for purchase of 2020 Dog and Kennel Licenses   Scioto County Auditor David L. Green wishes to remind the public that the deadline to purchase 2020 Dog and Kennel Licenses is Friday, January 31.   The fee is $12.00 per dog for an Annual License, $36.00 per dog for a Three-Year License, and…

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Indictment

SHANE A. TIEMAN PROSECUTING ATTORNEY SCIOTO COUNTY, OHIO   January 10, 2020   PRESS RELEASE     Shane A. Tieman, Scioto County Prosecutor announced today that the January term of the Scioto County Grand Jury met on January 10 and returned   _1  __Public Indictment.  The Defendant Indicted is charged as follows:   TERRY L. GREGORY,…

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PORTSMOUTH MAN ARRESTED ON DRUG AND WEAPON CHARGES

  Scioto County Sheriff Marty V. Donini and Interim Portsmouth Police Chief Debby Brewer announce that a Portsmouth man has been arrested on drug and weapon charges. On January 15, 2020 at approximately 10:16a.m., officers with the Southern Ohio Drug Task Force, which consists of narcotics detectives from the Scioto Co. Sheriff’s Office and the…

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Detective Jodi Conkel testifies in Groves murder trial

Scioto County Sheriff’s Detective Jodi Conkel describes her interaction with defendant Daniel Groves as to the location of Dylan Groves body. After lying to Detective Conkel previously about the location , Groves later guided law enforcement to the 30 foot deep well where he had disposed of Dylan’s lifeless body.

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Groves trial

Daniel Groves weeps during Dr. Susan Brown’s testimony of performing the autopsy on his infant son, Dylan Groves.

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