A robber who claimed he had a bomb and left a package at a South Side bank yesterday was arrested on I-270 a short time later, Columbus police said. The robber hit the PNC Bank at 3735 S. High St. at 10:40 a.m.
Nearly 31 years after Mary Jane Stoutâs life was ended by three .25-caliber bullets, the man charged with her murder had an execution date set today by the Ohio Supreme Court. Stoutâs family will have to wait nearly three more years for the execution of John David Stumpf on Jan. 3, 2018.
About 3,000 people are expected to gather at the Ohio Expo Center tonight to call on public officials to do more to end gun violence. The Nehemiah Action event is sponsored by the faith-based Building Responsibility, Equality and Dignity coalition, better known as BREAD.