Pike County


Ohio Attorney General Mike DeWine says marijuana-growing operations have been found at three of the four locations where eight family members in Pike County were found fatally shot Friday.


The Ohio Attorney General's office has identified the eight family members fatally shot in Pike County.  Seven adults and a teenage boy were found dead Friday at four different properties. 


Pike County Sheriff's deputies are searching for at least one armed suspect in the murders of eight family members whose bodies were found Friday in four different locations.

 Authorities are urging the public to call with any information about the slayings of eight people in southern Ohio. 

The State Highway Patrol is looking for a suspect in a fatal hit-and-run crash last night in Pike County.

The Ohio Attorney Generals' office says a marijuana growing operation discovered in rural southern Ohio could be connected to a Mexican drug cartel.