Thursday, February 7 2013 5:17 PM EST2013-02-07 22:17:29 GMT
Summit County Common Pleas Court Judge Paul Gallagher will deliver the verdict for Brandi Tomko at 9 a.m. Friday.More >
The bench trial for the woman accused of pretending to be a veterinarian, finished on Thursday. Summit County Common Pleas Court Judge Paul Gallagher will deliver the verdict for Brandi Tomko at 9 a.m. Friday.
Monday, April 9 2012 2:35 PM EDT2012-04-09 18:35:18 GMT
The Summit County woman who pretended to be a veterinarian at C & D Animal Hospital in Akron remains behind bars. Brandi Tomko plead not guilty in court Monday and the judge continued her $100,000 bond.More >
SUMMIT COUNTY (WOIO) -
A Summit County judge announced a verdict Friday morning in the trial for a woman accused of pretending to be a veterinarian.
Brandi Tomko was found guilty of ID fraud, cruelty to animals, drug possession, forgery and practicing without a license. She will be sentenced on March 15.
Tomko pretended to be a vet at C & D Animal Hospital in Akron. Police say Tomko wrote prescriptions and even performed surgery on animals, but she is not listed as a licensed veterinarian or vet tech.
Tomko was left in charge of the animal hospital when the owner left the state for a while. She quickly ran the business into the ground, and when she stopped paying the legitimate veterinarians who worked there, they quit.
According to police, Tomko couldn't let the doors close because she needed the cash for drugs.
Thursday, December 12 2013 12:40 PM EST2013-12-12 17:40:08 GMT
(WFAA/KTVT/CNN) - A Texas teenager killed four people while driving drunk and his attorney chose an unusual defense to keep him out of prison. Ethan Couch got drunk then jumped behind the wheel of hisMore >
A Texas teenager killed four people while driving drunk and his attorney chose an unusual defense to keep him out of prison.More >
Wednesday, December 11 2013 10:46 AM EST2013-12-11 15:46:14 GMT
Maricopa County Sheriff Joe Arpaio
Sheriff Joe Arpaio said Tuesday he will house about 150 military veteran inmates under one roof in a segregated section of the Towers Jail facility. The new military veterans housing unit will featureMore >
"They fight for us overseas, so, we must fight for them here," Sheriff Joe Arpaio said. "When their duty is done, ours has just begun."More >
Thursday, December 12 2013 1:02 AM EST2013-12-12 06:02:20 GMT
Kyle DeBerry (Source: Goodyear Police Department)
A former wrestling coach in the west Valley has been arrested on sex charges, Goodyear police said Wednesday. Kyle DeBerry, 25, was booked into the Fourth Avenue Jail on charges of luring a minor forMore >
Kyle DeBerry, 25, was booked into the Fourth Avenue Jail on charges of luring a minor for sexual exploitation and assault.More >
Thursday, December 12 2013 8:27 AM EST2013-12-12 13:27:21 GMT
Former Suns star and current broadcaster Tom Chambers has been arrested on suspicion of drunken driving, Scottsdale police records stated. Chambers, 53, was arrested Saturday at East Pinnacle Vista DriveMore >
The 53-year-old has apologized to the NBA team and its fans after being arrested in Scottsdale Saturday night on suspicion of DUI.More >
Wednesday, December 11 2013 11:05 AM EST2013-12-11 16:05:29 GMT
Claudia Ann Lucero, Alex Madrid
Mesa police have announced they've made an arrest in the death of a 14-year-old girl whose body was found in a trash container early Friday morning. Officers said they took the victims' mother's ex-boyfriendMore >
Alex Madrid, 31, of Mesa, a convicted felon and the boyfriend of the victim's mother, was taken into custody in connection with the death of 14-year-old Claudia Ann Lucero, who was strangled and sexually assaulted, police said.More >