Yellow Springs Police Department

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5:11 pm
Fri August 16, 2013

Police Investigating Bomb Threat at Antioch Midwest

On Thursday evening, the Yellow Springs police department responded to a bomb threat made by an anonymous caller claiming that an explosive device had been placed at Antioch Midwest University, located at 900 Dayton Street. 

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Crime
4:29 pm
Thu August 1, 2013

Officials Differ On Emergency Phone Alert During Yellow Springs Standoff

A new telephone emergency alert system was used by the village of Yellow Springs during a deadly standoff with police on Tuesday night. WYSO’s Emily McCord is asking some questions about how the system was deployed.

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Crime
7:17 am
Thu August 1, 2013

Investigation Continues In the Death Of Yellow Springs Man Following Standoff

Credit Wayne Baker

The Yellow Springs Police held a press conference Wednesday, detailing the events of the stand-off that left one man dead and another injured. The deceased has been identified as Paul E. Schenk, 42, of 280 N. High Street. His son, Max Schenck, 19, was injured. While still under investigation, the standoff resulted from a domestic dispute.

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