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Nelsonville Police Officer Killed While Responding To Call

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NELSONVILLE, Ohio (WOUB) — A Nelsonville police officer was killed Tuesday afternoon in a car accident. At around 2:26 p.m., the Nelsonville Police Department received a call about reported gunshots, according to a news release. While the police cruiser was on its way to the scene with its siren lights on, it got into a three-way… Read More

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Nelsonville Police Officer Resigns Over ‘Insensitive’ Facebook Post

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NELSONVILLE, Ohio (WOUB) — A Nelsonville police officer sworn in Friday afternoon resigned several hours later over a post she had made on social media. Nelsonville Police Chief Scott Fitch announced the officer’s resignation in a post on his department’s Facebook page late Friday night. The officer was not named in the post, but Fitch later… Read More