The Springfield Police Department along with the U.S. Marshals SOFAST Task Force are looking for tips that could lead them to a wanted sex offender. Officers are looking for Travis Milton, 24. They say this is the third time he has failed to register as required by law.
"This is a beautiful setting going through Buck Creek, with the creek going through the middle of the park. It's well complimented by all the other activities that are going on around here."
The top five safe haven markets were Clark County, Ohio in the Springfield metro area , Pottawatomie County, Okla., in the Shawnee metro area , Broward County, Fla., in the Miami metro area , Creek County, Okla., in the Tulsa metro area and Belmont County, Ohio in the Wheeling, WV-OH metro area . In these counties the unemployment rate was below the national average of 6.2 percent in July and the rental vacancy rate was below the national average of 8.7 percent as of the end of 2012, but all these counties also had an annual gross rental yield of 10 percent or higher.
"Every year we break a record, break a record, break a record. This year we're hoping for 2,500 bikers," Barron, with the Highway Hikers says.
That led deputies to a home at 116 East Euclid Avenue in Springfield. Deputies and the RANGE Drug Task Force found another 3,275 pills at the residence along with some paraphernalia.
During Monday night's meeting of New Carlisle City Council, City Manager Kim Jones announced that she had spoken with Land Bank representatives concerning the Madison Street School building, as discussed in last week's Joint Government Meeting. Jones said the new Land Bank program simply did not have enough funds to cover the city's requirements of the old school.
Currently, when you dial 9-1-1 in Clark County, you're immediately asked if the call is for city or county. That's because Springfield and Clark County have two separate call centers.
On October 2, 2014 Clark County Sheriff Detectives executed a search warrant at 235 Fenwick Drive in the city of New Carlisle, Ohio after receiving information from the Champaign County Sheriff's Office reference to a fifteen year-old female reporting that she had been involved in sexual activity at that address with a twenty-three year old adult male. Detectives from the Clark County Sheriff's Office seized evidence from 235 Fenwick Drive during the search warrant and also arrested one Dakota Fox on two counts of unlawful sexual cond uct with a minor.