A man was sentenced on Tuesday to four years in prison for sexually assaulting an Alzheimer's patient on a bus he drove for a program for the elderly.
71-year-old Donald Moore of Heath pleaded no contest to rape, sexual battery, and gross sexual imposition in Licking County court. Authorities say he assaulted a 70-year-old woman multiple times from December 2009 to April of 2010, when he would drive her home and to day care.
Defense attorney Diane Menashe says Moore accepts...
A Muskingum University student is pleading not guilty to sex-related charges.
19-year-old Quinton L. Callaway of Georgia appeared in front of Judge Kelly Cottrill in Muskingum County Common Pleas Court on Monday. He plead not guilty to one count of gross sexual imposition and one count of voyeurism.
According to prosecutor Mike Haddox, on December 14th of 2010, Calloway had sexual contact with another person by force and for sexual arousement, invaded the privacy of the victim....
A Sonora man plead not guilty to 48 sex-related charges.
40-year-old James C. Emmons, Jr. appeared before Judge Kelly Cottrill in Muskingum County Common Pleas Court on Wednesday for his arraignment hearing. Emmons plead not guilty to a variety of charges including gross sexual imposition, rape, attempted rape, and sexual battery.
The procecutor's office says the incidents began in February of 2005 with a victim who was nine-years-old and continued until November of 2010.
A Muskingum University student has been indicted by a Grand Jury on sex-related charges.
Prosecutor Mike Haddox says 19-year-old Quinton L. Calloway of New Concord has been charged with one count of gross sexual imposition and one count of voyeurism. He says that on December 14th of 2010, Calloway had sexual contact with another person by force and for sexual arousement invaded the privacy of the victim.
A Zanesville man pleads guilty in Muskingum County Common Pleas Court to charges stemming from a summer drug bust.
38-year-old John Fleming appeared before Judge Mark Fleegle where he entered the plea to several charges including two felony counts of permitting drug abuse and misdemeanor charges of possession of marijuana and drug paraphernalia.
Fleming was arrested in July after authorities raided an apartment at Woodberry Drive.
A Zanesville man who led authorities on a high-speed chase in September pleads guilty in Muskingum County Common Pleas Court.
38-year-old Keith Stevens faces charges of vandalism, failure to comply, resisting arrest, theft of a vehicle, and theft of less than $500.
The Zanesville Police Department indicates Stevens stole a van, smashed through a fence at AK Steel, sped down a local street, and then crashed into a pole. He then tried to flee on foot before officers tased him.
A 33-year-old Corning man faces charges after a traffic stop back in January 2009. Jason Willison of Corning appeared before Judge Alan Goldsberry in Athens County and entered a plea of not guilty to a charge of aggravated possession of drugs.
The Glouster Police Department alleges it found oxycodone on Willison during that time.
He was released on his own recognizance. His trial is scheduled for December 16th.
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,...