Sunday, July 27 2014 5:57 PM EDT2014-07-27 21:57:03 GMT
A dive team is searching for the body of a 34-year-old man from the Toledo area, believed to have drowned in a Jet Ski accident on Saturday. It happened around 8:30 p.m. Saturday in a private pond inMore >>
The body of 34-year-old Jason Mitchell, from Perrysburg, was located by divers around 1pm on Sunday in about seven feet of water.More >>
Toledo Police Sergeant Joe Heffernan says initial tests show hair found in the Maumee River by a fisherman on Saturday is human hair.
It is not yet known if the hair belongs to missing 1-year-old Elaina Steinfurth. Police say DNA tests to determine that could take weeks.
Toledo Fire dive team crews were back in the river near the base of the Anthony Wayne Bridge for the first time in days on Wednesday. Crews had searched the area extensively in the weeks after the little girl disappeared, but called off searches in recent days.
Dive crews spent several hours in the water before calling off the search for the day just before 3 p.m.
Baby Elaina was reported missing on Sunday, June 2. Her mother has since been arrested and charged with obstruction of justice.
Family members say they are frustrated and broken-hearted after the search turned up nothing Wednesday. They will hold a prayer vigil at the intersection of Leonard and Federal Streets in east Toledo at 7 p.m. on Wednesday.
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Toddler Elaina Steinfurth was missing for months before her remains were found in an east Toledo garage. Two people are charged in the case, as the rest of the family and community waits for justice.More >>
Toddler Elaina Steinfurth was missing for months before her remains were found in an east Toledo garage. Two people are charged in the case, as the rest of the family - and community - waits for justice.More >>
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