According to the Cambridge Police Department at around noon on Friday, February 7th, employees of the Deer Creek Motel reported the discovery of a dead motel guest.
Officers arrived and found a 44-year-old male dead on the floor of the motel room. The identity of the victim is not being released until relatives have been notified. He is believed to be a recent Cambridge resident, having moved here from North Carolina and had been staying at the motel since February 1st.
The Guernsey County Sheriff's Office continues its investigation into a Thursday murder.
The sheriff said the body of 26-year-old Kayla Thompson, of Cambridge, was recovered at Dillon State Park after she was reported missing from her job as a pizza delivery driver, Thursday afternoon. Being held as a suspect is 32-year-old Adam Burris, also of Cambridge.
"He's being held at this time. Deputies are executing a search warrant at the residence where this abduction took place,...
The Guernsey County Sheriff's Office is investigating an attempted abduction near the city of Cambridge.
Authorities said that Tuesday around 3 p.m. they responded to the area of Claysville and Phillips Roads after a caller told officials her friends car had broken down and needed help. When the friend arrived she found the car and not the driver, and was afraid something had happened.
On the way to the scene officials got a call from the AEP substation on Glenn Highway...
Local Emergency Management Agencies are in place in 88 counties in Ohio. They each have a director and are designed to respond to disasters. But now a change being considered at the Statehouse may put the control of the agency under the Sheriff. Some county's have already made the change and It's not sitting well with some people.
Guernsey County Commissioners recently made the legislative switch to consolidate local governing entities. Placing the Guernsey County Sheriff's Office in...