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The Toledo Municipal Court will soon open a Domestic Violence Waiting Room. Those involved hope it will increase victim participation in the court process, as well as provide a safe location for them.More >>
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NORTH BALTIMORE, OH (Toledo News Now) -
man is behind bars after police say he threw a Molotov cocktail into Praise
Chapel in North Baltimore.
turn around and I'm thinking, ‘What's going on?' And a boy runs over to me and
goes, ‘I think someone is trying to burn down your church!'" said Rev. Jonathan
reverend didn't hesitate to take action. He told his family and friends to go
inside while he called the police. But what he discovered inside the church
took him by surprise.
was like a tall boy can with a piece of cardboard stuck in it, and you could
smell gasoline like crazy," he said.
North Baltimore Police confirmed the tall can was a Molotov cocktail. They say
Jeremiah Houck is accused of breaking into the church and trying to burn it
we had a witness that observed the situation and came forward and provided that
information, and we were able to locate the subject," said Police Chief Allen
witness was the same person who warned Rev. Rhinehart. He is a minor, and
police say he was with Houck during the time of the crime.
is being charged with child endangerment in addition to breaking and entering
says he is just thankful no one was hurt.
been praying for [Houck]," he said. "I can't go talk to him because it's a part
of the case, but I would have loved to ask him why he is so mad at the church."
Mugshots of wanted criminals listed as "Fugitive of the Week." Anyone with information regarding the whereabouts of a fugitive is encouraged to contact their local authorities. More >>
Mugshots of wanted criminals listed as "Fugitive of the Week." Anyone with information regarding the whereabouts of a fugitive is encouraged to contact the Northern Ohio Violent Fugitive Task Force at 1-866-4WANTED or local police department. More >>
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