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Watch: Cop nabs totally oblivious driver for texting

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Cops have been cracking down on distracted driving but is simply hearing about the blitz enough to make you put down your phone?

If not, take a look at this embarrassing video of a distracted driver who put her head down to check her phone 14 times before he realized a cop was right next to her.

She even had a child in the car.

Don’t be that driver.

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The Columbus Police Department directed efforts towards disciplining distracted drivers during the month of September.

In the first two weeks alone, officers stopped about 300 cars and issued 170 citations. The fine for texting and driving is $192.

Texting while driving is a  primary offense in Columbus which means cops don’t need another reason to pull you over if they spy you spying your phone.

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One hospitalized after Clintonville-area Kroger shooting

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One person was taken to the hospital after being shot at the Clintonville-area Kroger Wednesday night.

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There are no details surrounding the shooting or information about the suspect(s) yet, but the victim was taken to Riverside Methodist Hospital in stable condition, reports 10TV.

The shooting happened around 10:40 PM in the parking lot of the Kroger, located on the corner of North High Street and North Broadway.

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VIDEO: Stay Puft man stolen from 16-Bit by “sly motherf&[email protected]

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This is why we can’t have nice things. According to a post shared to the 16-Bit Bar+Arcade Facebook page, a heist team of caucasian YoPros made off with the establishment’s beloved Stay Puft Marshmallow man statue.

As security footage of the scene shows, several tank-topped bros distracted the door man with the old “will you take our picture” bit, while a female associate clumsily fumbled the figure out the door concealed under a jean jacket.

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The incident took place at the Dublin location of 16-Bit Bar+Arcade over Memorial Day weekend.

If you think you recognize anyone in the footage, please share your tips with 16-Bit by DMing them on Facebook or Instagram (@16bitbar) or emailing [email protected]. Please help spread this video around and see if we can’t bring Stay Puft home where he belongs!

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Gahanna man charged with beating uncle to death with bat

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A Gahanna man has been charged in the beating death of his uncle over a game of pool.

Police say 34-year-old Cameron Goodrich and his uncle, identified as 59-year-old Dino Goodrich, got into an argument at 285 Muskingum Drive just before midnight on Tuesday.

10TV reports the disagreement escalated until Cameron grabbed a baseball bat and struck his uncle.

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Dino was transported to the hospital where he was pronounced dead.

The Gahanna Division of Police is investigating this death as a possible homicide. Cameron has been detained by police and will be charged with murder.

Anyone who may have additional information is asked to contact the Gahanna Division of Police Investigative Bureau at 614-342-4240.

On June 4, 2019 at approximately 11:49 pm the Gahanna Division of Police received a 9-1-1 call of a domestic fight…

Posted by Gahanna Division of Police on Wednesday, June 5, 2019
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