Bethany Bruner, The Columbus Dispatch

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Recent articles by Bethany:

Reward offered for information in 2021 shooting outside hotel birthday party

Kaylian Redd, 20, of North Linden, was found shot in a grassy area near Airport Drive and North Cassady Avenue on July 29. → Read More

Columbus police: Suspected Clintonville overdose actually a homicide

The 53-year-old man, who has not yet been publicly identified, was one of three homicides reported since Thursday evening. → Read More

Three arrested in East Side robbery turned homicide

Three men, ages 19-21, were arrested Wednesday in connection with a May 4 robbery that ended with a man being killed. → Read More

Upper Arlington man charged after 100+ child porn videos recovered

Phillip Copley, 36, is facing 10 counts of pandering sexually explicit material involving minors. Police said they found more than 100 videos on his devices. → Read More

Two Ohio State University students who fatally overdosed identified

According to Columbus police, Tiffany Iler and Jenny Lopez died after overdosing at an off-campus house near Ohio State University. → Read More

Reward offered for information in 2014 East Side shooting

Keith Marsh II, 22, was shot while smoking a cigarette outside his East Side apartment in May 2014. → Read More

Hilliard man charged with killing another over debt; Columbus homicide victim identified

Mario Sanchez, 27, is charged with aggravated murder in connection with the death of Roger Bernal. Bernal was shot and killed Sunday in Prairie Township. → Read More

Reward offered for information about 2005 homicide that resulted from gang shootout

Tyrun Hill turned 29 on the day he was killed during a shootout between Columbus gangs in 2005. His homicide remains unsolved. → Read More

Teen arrested in death of woman struck in bed by gunfire from outside Columbus apartment

Tyreese Watkins, 18, was arrested by Columbus police for a homicide Monday. Teona Brooks, 23, was arrested in connection with a July 2021 homicide. → Read More

Federal jury sides with Columbus officers in Henry Green civil trial

A federal jury decided Columbus police officers Zach Rosen and Jason Bare did not use excessive force in shooting Henry Green in 2016. → Read More

Upper Arlington dad charged after daughter and 4 classmates sickened by his THC gummies

Scott Macre, 43, is facing misdemeanor charges of endangering children, possession of drugs and obstructing official business. → Read More

Barber killed in North Side shop is sixth Columbus homicide in 5 days

A body was found around noon on Tuesday at a strip mall on the 5800 block of Meadows Boulevard. → Read More

$25,000 reward offered for information in Marysville woman's disappearance

Patricia "Patti" Adkins was last seen on June 29, 2001, leaving her job at the Honda plant in Marysville. → Read More

Court roundup: Whitehall man convicted of murder for shooting neighbor in noise dispute

Franklin County Common Pleas Court sentencings in one Whitehall and four Columbus fatal shootings. → Read More

Columbus police officer suspended over fatal hit-skip crash identified

A personal vehicle owned by Columbus police officer Demetris Ortega, a 20-year veteran, was involved in fatal hit-skip crash Wednesday. → Read More

Dr. William Husel defense attorney: 'We couldn't be more happy'

Jose Baez, who defended former Mount Carmel doctor William Husel, spoke following the jury's acquittal Wednesday. → Read More

William Husel verdict: Five things we know

Former doctor William Husel was found not guilty of 14 counts of murder on Wednesday. Here's what we know. → Read More

North Side man, involved in 14-year-old's shooting death, to spend 11 1/2 years in prison

Sabab Islam pleaded guilty to involuntary manslaughter in last year's fatal shooting in Columbus of 14-year-old Dayvion Jones. → Read More

Boyfriend charged with murder after woman found strangled in North Linden home

Traci Dalton, 56, was found dead inside her North Linden home around 3:30 p.m. Saturday. Douglas Revels, 52, turned himself in to police. → Read More

Crime Stoppers offers reward for information in October 2020 homicide

James Johnson II, 29, died on Oct. 20, 2020, after being shot at a gas station in the Hilltop neighborhood. → Read More