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this man lost his life.. . saving his children... tonight his daughter is in cincinnati for life saving treatment... (sot) "her face, her hair, all the way to her feet was burnt." this man locked up... for this man's crime... (sot) "don't believe what you see all the time." the local case of mistaken identity... (sot) "i mean his mom said... his mother said it. he did it. he did it."clouds are here now... but sunshine and warm air are headed our way... but also a good chance for rain.9 on your side at 11 starts now now on 11 at 11... flights of mercy to the tri-state. a house fire killing two people... burning an eight year old girl over 90 percent of her body...she was flown here for life saving treatment. and just a short time ago.. another mercy flight.. this time bringing that girl's mother and grandmother to cincinnati to be near her. that flight from buffalo entirely managed and staffed by dedicated volunteers. nine on your sides john genovese is following all of
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he joins us live from shriners hospital. john. this is where 8-year-old 'treasure brighon' is being treated tonight. her condition -- too severe for her local hospitals. doctors flew to pick her up earlier today... and just minutes ago... her mother and grandmother landed here to be by her side the queen city --now holding the best hope for her survival. 8-year-old 'treasure brighon' is being treated for burns to 90-percent of her body"i thought it was soot on her - until i turned my hallway light on and realized her face, her hair all the way to her feet was burnt. her skin was off her. her feet - oh my gosh - it's hard to explain" with flames tearing through the buffalo home they'd only been living in for days. demetrius johnson was killed after pulling treasure to safety and then running back inside to rescue his 3- year-old son "he did die as a hero. he did save his family" paramedics quickly rushing 'treasure' to the local e-r. her family... trying to stay positive. "oh god - she's just a pleasure to have around. she make you laugh, smile - she
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can say. she's just a funny kid." but her condition -- too severe. local doctors made a call to cincinnati shriners -- which sent a team of special doctors by jet to pick her up. hours later -- volunteers with 'wings flights of hope' in buffalo put together a last-minute flight so treasure's mother and grandmother can be here by her side "they were just all around family. and that's what was so important tot hem was family. thats the most important thing to them is family." the other person killed in that fire was an upstairs neighbor. treasure's step-brother remains in a buffalo hospital. he's being treated for smoke inhalation. her mom... and johnson, the man who was killed, just got engaged on valentines day. john genovese 9oys now on 11 at 11.... the big clean-up after powerful winds rip through the tri-state... tearing down trees and power lines. at one point.. more
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customers where affected. now.. that number is down to 570. some of the worst damage we've seen is at a home in west chester. nine on your sides ashley zilka just spoke with those home owners. ashley. (cover sot)23:52 it's over 80 feet tall and 5 foot around at the butt, at the bottom of the tree, it's huge. 57mother nature showed no mercy as strong winds wreaked havoc on this home in west chester. 19:23 pulled the root up so far it's on the top patio of the garage. 26beejay and jim draffen got a call from the west chester police and fire department to hurry back to their home on cincinnati dayton road. a giant tree wiped everything out..including the electricity. 18:42 it took down everything and crushed my back porch, crushed my garage, put a hole in the garage, through cement, through 6 inches of cement. 54it may take a week to get the lights back on. the couple says duke energy won't come out until a certified
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box.20:51 i already shipped out all our food with my sister to put in her freezer for as long as it takes, of course we don't have any heat, we don't have any light, couldn't find the box of candles. 00although no one was hurt- beejay says the damage - and mess- are devastating. 21:27 i am overwhelmed, i am very upset, i was born and raised in this house. 3025:30 to say i am lucky just don't feel lucky. 33 a home in miami township, clermont county was also hit hard by a tree.. the family on weber road wasn't home.. but had left the dog in the backyard because of the warm weather. the tree just missed him.. and he's okay. but the repairs will clearly take a while to complete. the miami township fire department tweeted this picture of a tree on a house on willnean drive. a reminder you can post your pictures on our facebook page.. or email them to newsdesk at wcpo dot com. nine is on your side with what to do if you need emergency home repairs after a
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matarese says first.. don't pay any money up front. second... check the contractor's record with the better business bureau. nine first warning chief meterologist steve raleigh was tracking those winds as they hit the tri-state. tri-state.he joins us now with what you'll see in the morning. steve. as for the weekend, the weather looks great tomorrow, with wet weather for many folks on sunday.saturday will be filled with plenty of sunshine and highs in the mid
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a two-month-old from middletown is found with fractured ribs and a bruised face...right now -- police are trying to determine if it's child abuse. abuse.police say the parents reported yesterday that the child wasn't breathing.the father says he performed chest compressions -- and a friend took the baby to children's hospital.that child was removed from it's father care. a former counselor at a youth home in butler county is accused of having sex with one of the teens at that home. 31 year old jillian walker is now charged with sexual battery. oxford police say she had sex with a 17 year old boy while working at the bunker hill haven for boys in hanover township. police say the relationship was consensual.. but walker is charged because of her position at the home. now at 11.. the search for the
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street near linn in the west end. police say a group of people were in the area when the victim was shot. his condition hasn't been released. call crime stoppers at 352- 3040 if you can help. now at 11.. the last- minute pitches by g-o-p presidential candidates in south carolina. dondald trump leads in the polls... but his margin has narrowed.... with ted cruz trailing by five points.. within the margin of error. and... cruz says the same coalition that won him iowa is at work in south carolina. for democrats... the showdown tomorrow is in nevada. both bernie sanders and hillary clinton criss-crossing the state today looking for votes. the race there is very close. but both sides seem to agree turnout may be the deciding factor.. and clinton's team of volunteers is more than three times larger than sanders. nine on your side will be watching both races closely for you tomorrow. and a-b-c news will have special reports
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as the results come in.nine on your side will have results on mobile app. the justice department is increasing the stakes in its showdown with apple. the f-b-i wants the company to unlock the i-phone used by one of the san bernardino terrorists. terrorists.the justice department is now raising the possiblilty of holding apple in contempt if its doesn't unloke syed farooks phone. but senior apple executives say unlocking that phone could create a masterkey that could be used on millions of other phones. they also say whoever changed the password on the apple i-d on the phone after the attack made it even more difficult to crack. supreme court justice antonin scalia will be laid to rest tomorrow. the president and first lady michelle obama paid their respects today in the great hall of the supreme court... where scalia's casket is lying in repose. they will not attend the service tomorrow. scalia died saturday at the age of 79. a man starts a fire in a florida courtroom.. and the arson is caught on camera.
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piled up chairs and other items in the jackson county courthouse.. then set the fire,.jackson county is about half-way between tallahasee and pensacola. another man sees the fire.. and gets a fire extinquisher to put it out. no one was injured. wright is now charged with arson. all new on 11 at 11... ready to rebuild after a devestating fire.the rabbit hash general store was more than a place to shop. it was the center of a community. and as evan millard shows us tonight... that community won't let the fire take away its traditions. here at the old general store - charred debris has been cleared out - and thrown out. but a new place to play has popped up - and a weekly tradition won't go away.nats - jam session montage they say music is universal -natscarey sabin/fiddler 043508 i rediscovered my love for
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exactly -nats -- here.nats (dissolve to fire over sot) sabin 043633 hey, don't you go to a place called rabbit hash? i see it all the time on your posts. well, it's burning down. the general store - gone.a concert - canceled.pickers - without a place to play.. until tonight..sabin 043957 this is the first friday night since the fire and you are not going to keep this town down. nats - song/jamthe band's all back.sabin 043840 when we say band, it's a loose thing because anybody who shows up friday night is in the band. carey sabin finesses the fiddle.nats - fiddlethat's kyle smith on vocals.nats - singingmike fletcher slaps the bass.mike fletcher/bass player 044557 i already did, you missed my act.now he's behind the register - nats 044129 two dollars- in a makeshift general store.and concert venue.fletcher 044408 it's the first time it's looked like a store. when i came in it looked like a store and it's getting more by the hour!he lost his bass in the fire.a bass he's played here for decades.fletcher 044634 if somebody shows up to pick, pretty soon you've got a band. turns out community - like music -nats - song- is universal.sabin 043731 it's not just the physical
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place so special, it's the people.(covered)fletcher 044210 good for you man, good for you.- i'm evan millward, 9oys, rabbit hash.nats - cymbal a case of mistaken identity so extraordinary... it fooled one man's own mother. mother.the wrong man could have been sent to jail... except for one person. the evidence hamilton county's prosecutor says can't stand by itself. does testosterone therapy treatment really work. the results from a groundbreaking study.. coming up. you're watching nine on your
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you're watching 9 on your side
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we show you surveillance photos like these all the time. and maybe you recognize the person in that video.but your eyes can deceive you... even about your own child. child.tonight, we show you a stunning local case that will make you scratch your head -- and wonder if what you just saw was real. real.it's also illuminates what prosecutors say is a problem. eyewitness accounts. they say they are so unreliable they may just be the worst kind of evidence. this is the bank robber. in 2010 he held up a tr-state bank -- and the surveillance video hit probably every newscast in cincinnati that day. "and we put out a crimestoppers tip and we got about 5 or 6, 7 phone calls, 'i know that guy', 'he lives on this street', 'he lives in this particular house'. hamilton county prosecutor, joe deters, says people were convinced they knew this guy. they pointed
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house... they were sure it was this man . . "and when detectives went to that particular house, knocked on the door, and his mom answered it, and she said, 'i know why you're here. i just saw on television my son robbing a bank." bank."this is that woman's son. take a look. he looks incredibly like the guy in the surveillance video. police took the son, whose identity we were not given, into custody. then, they got a call from a woman who said *this was the *wrong guy... that it was *her boyfriend who robbed the bank...and *this is her boyfriend, conrad zkzierak . ."the accused was african american. the actual perpetrator was, um, as white as could be. he had bought a theatrical mask from beverly hills, which cost a few thousand dollars, and it's very life like, as you know, and he had it on. and it looks like the guy they called crimestoppers about."tanya: "i mean, his mom..."deters: "his mother said it."tanya: "he did it."deters: "he did it." it.""it looked just like her son." son."sunglasses covered
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covered his hands. "that just tells you, don't believe what you see all the time because you could be dead wrong." wrong."joe deters says ever since he released from prison this man who was wrongly imprisoned in 1982 for rape based on one person's identification of him, he won't take one person's so- called 'word for it.' it.'"you can't rely solely on can't do that. it's a recipe for some kind of disaster and i think a disaster is an innocent person in prison." prison."in fact he says eyewitness accounts are the worst kind of evidence. evidence."i would consider identification one piece of evidence that you can use. it should never be the only piece of evidence." evidence." conrad zkzierak will be in prison for that robbery and others until 2035.and by the way, *this is the mask he used
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as for the weekend, the weather looks great tomorrow, with wet weather for many folks on sunday.saturday will be filled with plenty of sunshine and highs in the mid 60s, perhaps warmer. yet, scattered rain showers are likely on sunday. there's a 50% chance for rain during the day with the best chances in northern kentucky. highs will be in the mid-50s.behind this chance for rain, temperatures will be cooler near average next week. by mid-week, there's a chance for a
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tonight in healthy living... the first study to look at the actual benefits of testosterone treatment for low levels of the hormone. the study looked at nearly 800 men over the age of 60 who are being treated for low testosterone levels. they found that those on testosterone noticed a mild to
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today where' s the beef? means something different. some use beef frozen from far away. but wendy' s believes the juiciest hamburgers are made from fresh beef raised... right here. land of the beef, home of the deliciously different dave' s double. good evening everyone. it was
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journey for some...sudden death for others. it was the first big friday night of the ohio boys high school tournament.divison two got underway at mason...two young fans here trying to sneak a peek-it was taft against reading....and malik green was leading the way for the senators...first scoring on a layup....and then a three pointer from the corner. he had 18 points.--tournament openers are often lopsided and this was one of them..virgil lackey had eleven. taft moved ahead past the blue devils 91-44.- the nightcap at mason featured the district's number one seed in aiken...-the falcons were looking for their 8th straight win...and carlik jones was making sure early that they would get it.-he connects on a couple of long range threes for a lead against taylor- jones all over the court tonight...getting the rebound and then with the tough putback.-then later flashing the defeense, setting up the breakaway....aiken cruises to a 40 point victory. a huge card of college basketball saturday. xavier
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against u-conn...nku plays at wright state..kentucky is at texas a and m. it's senior day for the womens team at thomas more tomorrow at noon.the number one ranked and undefeated saints were working thru their final practice today. tomorrow the saints can register their third straight undefeated season...yet nothing is taken for granted here ((take sot))trt :12 outcue:...put that aside." ((hans: you know, they listen. we get into here to practice and calm them down a little bit. that's big. you don't want to get into the hype. you want to work. this team has worked and i'm really happy how they've done that in goodyear...homer bailey was throwing off the mound....john fay of wcpo dot com says he's one of the few players
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a couple of notes from the nfl. alex marvez of fox sports dot com says there's virtually no way mohamed sanu is coming back to the bengals. he wants a place where he can catch more passes. meanwhile tight end heath miller of the steelers is done. he's retiring. he caught 22 passes against the bengals last season. finally....xavier grad jason kokrak has the lead halfway thru the northern trust open at rivera country club in los angeles. the warren ohio native made birdies on all the par 5's in shooting a seven under par 64. he has a one shot lead after two rounds. have a great weekend..nine on
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updating you on the power outage situation... since we last checked on this for you near the top of the show.. about 500 more duke energy customers have lost power... for a total of one- thousand customers. at one point.. more than 13- thousand duke customers where affected. crews will be busy working overnight to make repairs. nine on your side will keep an eye on this for you.. and we will update the outage situation for you
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that's 9 on your side at 11 for this friday. friday.we're always on with breaking news, weather, and sports on wcpo-dot-com.
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