The Zanesville Post of the Highway Patrol makes an arrest on State Route 146 Friday morning.
Sgt. Clark Felix said that troopers were attempting to pull over a motorcycle on a speeding violation near Dillon State Park when the rider took off. Sgt. Felix said that the man in his 40's was initially clocked going 76 miles per hour in a 55 zone, but led troopers on a two mile chase that reached speeds of 90-95mph. Authorities said the rider nearly crashed twice before stopping at...
Two Perry County men are arrested after a drug bust Friday night.
The Perry County Sheriff's Office along with the Crooksville Police Department conducted a search at 27 South Buckeye Street in Crooksville.
Sergeant Kevin Starrett says the search occurred after his office purchased methadone from 38-year-old Brian Hanna. Deputies also collected additional methadone, other prescribed drugs, and a small amount of money. There were seven children home at the time of the bust,...
The Zanesville Police Department says an arrest has been made in connection with an April 21st homicide.
Officers responded to the intersection of Luck Avenue and Ohio Street around 11:30 that night and found 27-year-old Dajuan McKenzie, who had been shot once in the head and once in the upper body. McKenzie later died of his injuries at Grant Medical Center in Columbus.
"After a two, two and a half week investigation, we were able to file charges on an individual late last...
The Hocking County Sheriff's Office says it is looking for the father of a six-year-old boy, who was taken over the weekend.
29-year-old Robert Dunn had been in prison for a few years and after being released, Sergeant Kevin Groves says Dunn was attempting to make contact with his son, Austin Dunn. Groves says Austin's mother agreed to let the boy spend Saturday night with his father, but he wasn't brought back the next day. So, the mother reported her son missing.
A Coshocton County man is causing quite the commotion in North Carolina. Joseph "Sean" McVey was found armed in a North Carolina parking lot yesterday afternoon as Air Force One, that was carrying President Obama, was departing.
McVey was arrested and has since been charged, but some fellow co-workers say they're shocked about the whole incident.
"He's kind of a young kid. He's just kind of a go-getter. His adrenaline gets rolling, and he just kind of wants to go,...
A Mount Perry woman is arrested after an afternoon shooting.
It happened around 2:30 p.m. at 5888 Cinmarron Road.
Sergeant John Russell says an altercation occurred between Bill Wilson and the woman over money. Russell says the woman then presented a gun and shot Wilson in the right shoulder outside the home. Russell says there was a juvenile inside the residence at the time of the shooting.
Wilson was taken to Genesis Bethesda Hospital for treatment and later transported...