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Dewayne Thompson, wanted in the wounding and kidnapping of 17-year-old Katelyn Beard, has been captured by Jackson Police. He was taken into custody around 5:45 in west Jackson near where Beard's vehicle was found earlier today.
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A burning cross, a Smith county man beaten and shot by a family member, and in critical condition. We are told this is much more than a family feud, and outraged family members are calling it a "hate crime."
Toledo Fire and
Rescue rededicated its oldest active station Monday after a major renovation.
Station 3 is
located at the intersection of Erie and Bush Streets in central Toledo and was
built in 1927. The city originally planned
to move the station closer to Jamie Farr Park. Those who live near the station lobbied
city leaders to keep it open, and that is exactly what happened.
"I'm sure that
these people in this neighborhood are so grateful that this is so close for their
needs and wants," said Jim Intagliata, who lives in the area.
Cracks in the floor
shut the station down in 2013.
"The blend that
took place between the old and the new is just amazing," said Toledo Fire Chief
Rather than cut
a ribbon to rededicate the station, TFD used the Jaws of Life to cut a red
"It's a day of
mixed emotions, but we're trying real hard to make it a good, positive, happy
day. Having the families here of Steve and Jamie, I mean, that's what really
helps. I mean, they're the ones keeping us on task," said Santiago.
pooled their own money together and purchased this a large plaque with photos
of Dickman and Machinski. The plaque is inscribed "We Remember – Last Alarm
January 26, 2014 while operating at 528 Magnolia Street" along with each man's
name and appointment date.
"We had no idea
it would be like that. We just wanted to sneak a rock on the wall and this, it's
just, it's incredible, it's awesome," said contractor Mark Pitchford.
TFD crews will
not move into the building for a few more weeks because the building is not