DAYTON, Ohio (WDTN) - Some Dayton children are another step closer to having their very own field of dreams.
Response has been overwhelming since we told you about officers Matt Heiser and Jeff Hieber and their dream to bring an unused baseball diamond back to life. They want to get kids in the Fairview neighborhood the equipment they need to play.
A man who saw our story made a special delivery of bats, balls, helmets and more Tuesday evening.
"I was watching TV last thursday, saw Jeff asking for baseball equipment. I've got lots of it, coached baseball for 28 years, saw your number come up on the screen and we called it," said Carl Carroll, donated equipment.
The next big step is getting the field ready for play.
Dayton police officers have volunteered to do the work and coach the kids who want to play.
A Clark County man pled not guilty to a charges of child endangering, assault, and domestic violence Monday.
The Logan County band director convicted on sex charges involving students was sentenced Monday afternoon.
A tractor-trailer was involved in an accident on westbound Interstate 70 in Preble County.
State police say a truck driver from Ohio has been found dead in the sleeping compartment of his rig after pulling off the Pennsylvania Turnpike during bad weather.
Dayton police detectives are investigating a homicide Sunday night at the newly opened truck stop on Edwin C. Moses Blvd.