Hi there, Cleveland! I’m here in your inbox today to get you up to speed on everything you need to know about what’s going on around town.
But first, today’s weather:
2-4″ of wet snow. High: 40 Low: 32.
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Here are the top three stories in Cleveland today:
- Yesterday, Jan. 24, Cleveland rapper and music producer Dawud Sami, 42, born Thomas Bradford and known as “Officially GP” or “Officially Got Paper” was indicted in . He is being charged with felony counts related to human trafficking, compelling prostitution, and promoting prostitution. According to state prosecutors, Sami also branded his human trafficking victims with the name of his business. (WJW FOX 8 News Cleveland)
- On Jan. 23, Cleveland Councilperson , Ward 8, proposed banning social media platforms like and WeChat from city-issued devices over spying concerns. According to Polensek, “the Chinese government likely uses the app to influence users, spread misinformation or control users’ devices.” (WJW FOX 8 News Cleveland)
- A modern three-bedroom is for sale on Random Road for $450,000. Check out the latest homes for sale in the Cleveland area. (Cleveland Patch)
Now you’re in the loop and ready to start this Wednesday. See you all tomorrow morning for another update!
— Sean Peek
About me: Sean Peek is a writer and entrepreneur with a degree in English Literature from Weber State University. Over the years, he has worked as a copywriter, editor, SEO specialist, and marketing director for various digital media companies. He currently co-owns and operates content creation agency Lightning Media Partners.