Stories tagged with: Missing Men

June 25, 2014 - 5:32pm
4 weeks 22 hours ago

Day 2 of the search for the missing men in the river has been unsuccessful so far.

The Ohio Department of Natural Resources (ODNR) says the Zanesville and Falls Township Fire Departments along with helicopters from the Highway Patrol and the Division of Wildlife were working the river.

Jason Latchic, Area Supervisor for the ODNR, and Division of Watercraft Cambridge Field Office says, "We have a boat going upstream that is running sidescan sonar unit to try to look for any...

June 25, 2014 - 2:26pm
4 weeks 22 hours ago

The Ohio Department of Natural Resources says the boat two missing men were likely in before it went over the dam on the Muskingum River was stolen.  O-D-N-R spokeswoman Eileen Courson says sometime after 8:30 p.m. Monday a boat was stolen from a dock near the Zanesville Yacht Club.  Courson say the boat was a 19 foot 1994 Crownline that was blue and white.  Searchers are speculating the men crashed after going over the dam and were thrown into the swift current. ...

March 23, 2010 - 1:35pm
4 years 17 weeks ago

An almost week-long hunt for two missing men from Licking County is at end. 

29-year-olds Ben Davis and Ryan Hickey were last seen alive at the Foxhole last Tuesday. They were were reported missing by family when they failed to show up for work the following day.

Monday their bodies were found in a submerged car in the Muskingum River near Harpers Auto Body, around 11:15 p.m.

A citzen told authorites he believed he had seen a tire sticking out of the river at four that...

March 23, 2010 - 5:50am
4 years 17 weeks ago

Muskingum County Sheriff Matt Lutz is releasing more details in connection with the missing Licking County men found dead. Ben Davis and Ryan Hickey, both 29-year-old were found in their car in the Muskingum River at around 11:30 pm. Sheriff Lutz says yesterday around 4:30 in the afternoon a passerby saw what he thought was a tire floating in the river by the 6th Street Bridge by Harper’s Auto Body. But Lutz says it wasn’t until he was watching the Whiz News at 11:00...

March 22, 2010 - 1:44pm
4 years 17 weeks ago

The Muskingum County Sheriff’s Office continues to search for two missing Licking County men as serious concern grows over their wherabouts.

Ben Davis and Ryan Hickey, both in their 20’s were last seen at The Foxhole in South Zanesville Tuesday night.

Family members tell WHIZ News that the two have not been in contact since Tuesday and that this is completely out of character for them.

Davis has worked at Wal-Mart in Newark for seven years and Hickey is employed...

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