Latest Toledo News

In this Monday, Nov. 4, 2019 photo, Sgt. Ed Mack looks at a pistol in an evidence room at the Toledo Police Department, in Toledo, Ohio. In the basement of the Toledo Police Department, more than 20,000 items collected from crime scenes across the city each year are stored to help verify what happened or to be used to find and convict suspects.  (Andy Morrison/The Blade via AP)

What's hiding in Ohio police department's evidence room?

Jan. 19, 2020 10:27 AM EST

TOLEDO, Ohio (AP) — Every time Sgt. Edward Mack passes the box of evidence in Jane Doe’s unsolved 1987 homicide, he raps his knuckles on the cardboard and tells her, “I’ll find you.” And sometimes, she seems to answer back — once after pulling her box he said the sensors...

Jackson & Jackson lead Toledo over Jackson, Akron 99-89

Jan. 18, 2020 4:49 PM EST

AKRON, Ohio (AP) — Marreon Jackson hit seven 3-pointers and scored a career-high 36 points, Willie Jackson added a double-double and Toledo ended Akron's 12-game home winning streak with a 99-89 victory on Saturday. Willie Jackson scored a career-high 23 points and grabbed 12 rebounds and Luke Knapke added...

Morgan, Lane spark 2nd-half rally, C. Michigan wins 74-67

Jan. 14, 2020 10:41 PM EST

TOLEDO, Ohio (AP) — Dallas Morgan and Devontae Lane combined to score 32 second-half points and Central Michigan defeated Toledo 74-67 Tuesday night for the Chippewas' first win in Toledo's Savage Arena since 2016. Morgan scored 20 of his 22 points in the second half and Lane added 16 points —...

Port Clinton Police Chief Rob Hickman talks Harley Dilly, 14, who has been missing since Dec. 20. during a press conference Tuesday, Jan. 14, 2020, in Port Clinton, Ohio Police say the body of Dilly, who had been missing for more than three weeks, was found stuck in a chimney of a vacant home in his neighborhood. (Jeremy Wadsworth/The Blade via AP)

Teen missing for weeks found dead in vacant home's chimney

Jan. 14, 2020 2:57 PM EST

TOLEDO, Ohio (AP) — A three-week-long search for a missing Ohio teenager who was last seen walking to school ended after authorities announced Tuesday they found his body trapped inside the chimney of a vacant house near his home. Authorities said 14-year-old Harley Dilly's death is currently being...

Knapke leads Toledo over W. Michigan 67-59

Jan. 11, 2020 10:19 PM EST

TOLEDO, Ohio (AP) — Luke Knapke had 14 points and 10 rebounds to lead five Toledo players in double figures as the Rockets beat Western Michigan 67-59 on Saturday night. Willie Jackson, Marreon Jackson and Spencer Littleson added 12 points apiece for the Rockets. Keshaun Saunders chipped in 10 points....

Agrazal clears waivers, sent to Triple-A Toledo

Jan. 11, 2020 7:36 PM EST

DETROIT (AP) — The Detroit Tigers announced Saturday right-hander Dario Agrazal has cleared waivers and been sent outright to Triple-A Toledo. The Tigers acquired him from the Pittsburgh Pirates for cash in a November trade. They designated the 25-year-old Agrazal for assignment earlier this month, when...

President Donald Trump speaks at a campaign rally, Thursday, Jan. 9, 2020, in Toledo, Ohio. (AP Photo/ Jacquelyn Martin)

Trump boasts Iranian general's death was 'American justice'

Jan. 10, 2020 1:45 AM EST

TOLEDO, Ohio (AP) — President Donald Trump used his first campaign election rally of 2020 to argue that he served up “American justice" by ordering a drone strike to take out Iranian Gen. Qassem Soleimani, while jeering Democratic leaders for questioning his decision to carry out the attack without...

Pat Hurst selected as US captain for 2021 Solheim Cup

Jan. 9, 2020 5:14 PM EST

DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. (AP) — Pat Hurst was selected captain of the U.S. team for the 2021 Solheim Cup on Thursday. The 50-year-old Hurst was an assistant to Juli Inkster for the matches against Europe in 2015, 2017 and 2019, and played in the competition five times during a 20-year career on the LPGA Tour....

Kent State blows past Toledo 84-77 with 5 in double figures

Jan. 7, 2020 10:58 PM EST

KENT, Ohio (AP) — Antonio Williams, Danny Pippen and Philip Whittington scored 16 points apiece as Kent State won its eighth straight home game, defeating Toledo 84-77 on Tuesday night. Troy Simons added 15 points and Anthony Roberts 11 for the Golden Flashes (12-3, 2-0 Mid-American Conference)....

Sheriff hit by New Year's gunfire, bounced off flak jacket

Jan. 3, 2020 11:44 AM EST

TOLEDO, Ohio (AP) — A sheriff in Ohio was sitting in his cruiser on New Year's Eve when a round of celebratory gunfire ricocheted through his window, struck him in the chest and bounced off his bullet-proof vest. Allen County Sheriff Matt Treglia said he wasn't hurt by the bullet that narrowly missed the...