The Zanesville Police Department has three suspects in custody who are wanted in connection with several area break-ins.
Lt. Tony Coury says the two men and one woman were spotted shortly after 6 p.m. near the intersection of Madison Street and Woodlawn Avenue. Coury says one man was arrested, but another man and the woman fled. A foot chase ensued and officers caught the woman. The man jumped into the Muskingum River, but then decided to surrender to officers.
The Licking County Crime Stoppers is hoping to shed light on a crime at a Newark gas station, and it's offering up to a $1,000 reward to anyone who can provide information.
The Newark Police Department says someone broke into the Murphy USA Gas Station in the 1300 block of North 21st Street on June 27th. The gas station is located in the Walmart parking lot. Officers indicate that 236 cartons of cigarettes, other tobacco products, and an undisclosed amount of cash were taken.
A patrolman with the Zanesville Police Department spots a break-in at a local business.
Lt. Shaw at the Zanesville Police Department says that around midnight Patrolman Michel saw subjects inside a fenced storage area at Danny's Radiator Shop on Marietta Street. The subjects were in the storage area where scrap metal is stored and were apparently intending to take the scrap metal.
Zanesville Police confronted the suspects who fled, two where caught in a nearby field. A third...