Stories tagged with: Muskingum County Sheriff's Office

June 27, 2010 - 3:40pm
4 years 9 weeks ago

The Muskingum County Sheriff's Office says an adult male is in custody after a stabbing in Zanesville last night.

Crews were dispatched to 1175 Ellis Dam Road around 8 p.m. for a dispute between neighbors. Deputy Tim Matheney says when they arrived at the scene, they found a 15-year-old juvenile who had been stabbed and had a one-inch incision. Captain Jeff LeCocq says the teen was taken to Good Samaritan Hospital where he was treated and released.

The man is being held...

June 26, 2010 - 10:48pm
4 years 9 weeks ago

The Muskingum County Sheriff's Office is investigating a stabbing that took place in Zanesville.

It happened around 8 p.m. at 1120 Ellis Dam Road.

Deputy Tim Matheney says his office received an initial call about a dispute between neighbors. He says when they arrived at the scene, they found that a male juvenile had been stabbed and had a one-inch incision. That male was alert at the scene and taken to Good Samaritan Hospital. Deputies are not sure of the weapon that was used to...

June 22, 2010 - 7:24pm
4 years 10 weeks ago

Arrests are made after the Muskingum County Sheriff's Office conducts multiple drug busts in Zanesville.

The first happened around 1:30 Tuesday afternoon at 206 Mead Street.

"We took approximately three people into custody from the search warrant itself. We did make two other arrests on the street after the search warrant." says Sheriff Matt Lutz.

Sheriff Lutz says three children were in the home and children's services placed them with relatives. While that...

June 17, 2010 - 6:04pm
4 years 10 weeks ago

The Muskingum County Sheriff's Office issued a search warrant at 1131 Lake Drive Thursday.

Sheriff Matt Lutz says that the warrant was in response to an ongoing investigation.

"It's a culmination of a drug unit investigation and we basically throughout the investigation over the last several weeks ended up here," says Sheriff Matt Lutz.

The Sheriff's Office took three people into custody and searched the home to find anything that would add to their investigation...

May 30, 2010 - 4:28pm
4 years 13 weeks ago

The Muskingum County Sheriff's Office says Jeremiah Russi has been located. It would not give any further details at this time.

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The Muskingum County Sheriff's Office is looking for two teenagers who ran away Friday, but it says the two incident are not connected.

Detective Fred Curry III says 12-year-old Jeremiah Russi was last seen leaving Maysville Middle School. He's 5'2", weighs about 100 pounds, and is described...

May 18, 2010 - 5:45pm
4 years 15 weeks ago

The Muskingum County Sheriff's Office wants the public to know about a new style of fraud that's being used.

Sheriff Matt Lutz says there's been a couple of reports of an individual taking reality listings off the Internet and putting them on Craigslist. The homes were being advertised as renters when they were actually up for sale.

"Luckily, we don't know of anybody that's been naive enough yet to pay rent money without meeting the person, getting a contract, going and...

May 17, 2010 - 4:15pm
4 years 15 weeks ago

A Zanesville man faces up to 30 years in prison after pleading guilty to drug charges Monday in Muskingum County Common Pleas Court.

29-year-old Justin Adams pleaded guilty to four counts of third-degree-felony trafficking in cocaine, one count of first-degree-felony trafficking in cocaine with a juvenile specification, and one misdemeanor count of possession of drug paraphernalia.

Adams was arrested last December after the Muskingum County Sheriff's Office conducted a drug...

April 14, 2010 - 7:52pm
4 years 20 weeks ago

The Muskingum County Sheriff's Office is investigating a stabbing late Tuesday night.

According to the Muskingum County Sheriff's Office daily logs the incident happened around 11 p.m. at 7 East Athens Road in Roseville.

The report says a man was stabbed one time and was taken by Med Flight to the Ohio State University Medical Center.

Muskingum County Sheriff Matt Lutz says his office is investigating but could not release any other details.
 

April 9, 2010 - 5:37pm
4 years 20 weeks ago


A Muskingum County Sheriff's detective is being recognized for his help in connecting the dots to a multi-state crime.

Very few details are being released about the crime and criminals, but Terrorism Liaison Officer and Detective KC Jones with the Muskingum County Sheriff's Office is being given an award from the Department of Public Safety, Division of Homeland Security. Detective Jones says he came across stolen items and after looking further into the crime, he discovered...

March 17, 2010 - 4:49pm
4 years 24 weeks ago

As the weather continues to warm up, people are outside more enjoying the sunshine.

But the Muskingum County Sheriff's Office says to stay safe, motorists need to keep an eye out for the unexpected.

"Look for the ATVs and the motorcycles," said Sheriff Matt Lutz. "We're trying to keep them off the road, but anything they can do to slow down, give themselves an extra five or ten minutes when they're trying to get somewhere. Hopefully they get there safe and we...

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