Stories tagged with: Guernsey County Sheriff's Office

May 24, 2014 - 1:22pm
9 weeks 2 days ago

**Update*** The Guernsey County Sheriff's Office says the escaped inmate has been captured.  Cobb was arrested Saturday night without incident in Cambridge. ***Update***

Bud Allen Cobb escaped from the Guernsey County Jail Saturday morning at 8:37 a.m. according to the Guernsey County Sheriff's Office.  He was last seen wearing gray sweatpants and a light gray shirt.  Cobb is described as a 6 foot, 190 pound white male with a medium build and multiple tattoos on his neck...

February 8, 2014 - 10:33am
12 weeks 4 days ago

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.

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December 27, 2013 - 12:46pm
30 weeks 4 days ago

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,...

December 26, 2013 - 6:42pm
30 weeks 5 days ago

The Guernsey County Sheriff's Office is investigating a possible abduction.

Authorities say 26-year-old Kayla Thompson was last seen around 12 p.m Thursday after making a pizza delivery to a home in Cambridge.

A resident of that home,  32-year-old Adam Burris has a history of violent tendencies.

At 8 p.m. Thursday, deputies say they have found Kayla Thompson's vehicle and Burris was taken into custody. At that time, Thompson had not been located.

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August 22, 2013 - 4:37am
48 weeks 6 days ago

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...

August 7, 2013 - 6:25pm
50 weeks 6 days ago

The Muskingum County and Guernsey County Sheriff's Office both retired one of their K-9's this year and on Wednesday, they each added a new German Shepherd to the department.

"We try and keep one on every shift," said Muskingum County Sheriff, Matt Lutz. "We've been doing that for the last several years and since we had one retired, it's time to get a new one."

With the increase in drug flow between the two counties, they're both looking for a second K-9 to...

July 12, 2013 - 4:55pm
1 year 2 weeks ago

Two people are charged in connection with what authorities say is the largest heroin bust in Guernsey County.
 

The Sheriff's Office reports that 32-year-old Jennifer Corathers and 24-year-old Marlei Matthew were arrested following a four month investigation that resulted in a  raid at a home in Cumberland.
 

Corathers was charged Friday with having weapons under disability and Matthew was charged with trafficking in heroin and possession of heroin....

May 30, 2013 - 8:24am
1 year 8 weeks ago

One person is under arrest following a Wednesday night drug bust in Guernsey County. 

The Guernsey County Sheriff's Office reports that its Special Response Team along with deputies and detectives executed a high risk search warrant at an eastside Cambridge Township residence. 

The warrant was obtained for the residence after multiple controlled drug purchases were completed. 

A 34-year-old male was taken into custody without incident. 

During the...

May 10, 2013 - 5:07am
1 year 11 weeks ago

One Guernsey County resident is in custody the other at large in a case involving the illegal assembly or manufacturing of drugs.

The Guernsey County Sheriff's Office said 41-year-old Samantha Miller, of Byesville, is currently in custody in the Guernsey County jail in connection to the meth lab bust.

45-year-old Bruce Miller also of Byesville is currently at large and a warrant has been issued for his arrest.

Anyone with information on his whereabouts is asked to call the...

April 22, 2013 - 5:18am
1 year 14 weeks ago

The Guernsey County Sheriff's Office updated its technology to expand its inmate information system.

This new system allows data to be viewed live. Data is displayed to visitors the moment information is updated in their jail management system.

It also allows visitors to search not only current booking information but past information as well.

Booking photos are also provided.

The information can be found on the Guernsey County Sheriff's Office website by clicking on...

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