More than two years ago, Cuyahoga County prosecutors named Frank Q. Jackson, grandson of Cleveland’s mayor, the prime suspect in the killing of Antonio Parra in Cleveland’s Steelyard neighborhood in 2019.
19 Investigates is uncovering how coaches may be illegally using their players for profit, as a team with local teens on the roster is facing allegations of fraud and playing back to back games for money.
Desmond Beasley was someone parents trusted with their children for years, but authorities say he used his position of power to prey on young girls. As of Tuesday, the former Northeast Ohio dance teacher is behind bars.
A once revered and respected local dance teacher has now officially been indicted in Cuyahoga County. He’s accused of raping and sexually assaulting his former students, some of them minors at the time.
An empty historic apartment building on Cleveland’s east side has been crumbling for more than a year. A few weeks ago it partially collapsed, so when residents reached out to 19 News, we brought their concerns to the city.