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Leading Edge with Jerry Anderson – July 7, 2013

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Toledo saw two men convicted of murder this week in what the prosecution said was a gang-related crime. Worse, the victim was a 1-year-old girl. So how bad is the gang problem in Toledo? How many young Toledoans are gang members? What can parents do to stop their children from fall in with the wrong crowd? Jerry sits down with Toledo Police Sergeant Joe Heffernan and Caption Brad Weis to discuss the problem, and how police are working towards a solution.

Hundreds of people across northwest Ohio became America citizens this week, on the anniversary of the signing of the Declaration of Independence. Jerry speaks with Velaug Wikne Emch, who was one of those to take the oath of citizenship this week.

And finally, do you want to get your pet spayed or neutered, but lack transportation? Humane Ohio has a program that will pick up, drop off and fix your animal all at a bargain price. Hear all about it from Humane Ohio Marketing Director Jill Borkowski.

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