Stories tagged with: Robbery

March 14, 2013 - 8:55am
1 year 18 weeks ago

The Muskingum County Sheriff’s Office is investigating a robbery at the National Road Pump & Pantry on Greenwood Avenue. Sheriff Matt Lutz says it happened Wednesday evening around 9:00. Lutz says he is not releasing what type of weapon was used until the incident is investigated further. No injuries were reported.

February 6, 2013 - 11:19am
1 year 23 weeks ago

Zanesville Police are investigating a robbery Tuesday evening.  Detective Sergeant Harry Taylor says at 7 p.m. that Gyros and Kabobs restaurant at 1835 Maple Avenue was robbed.  Detective Taylor says a tall, thin white male entered the business and demanded money from a store employee.  No weapon was shown.  The suspect then fled on foot.  He was last seen wearing a grey hooded windbreaker, dark jeans with a tie dyed bandanna around his face.  Anyone with...

January 24, 2013 - 10:48am
1 year 25 weeks ago

The Zanesville Police Department is investigating an early morning robbery.

It happened at the Speedway on Blue Avenue.

Detective Sgt. Harry Taylor says a suspect entered the business and demanded money from the cashier.

He says no weapon was shown.

Detective Taylor says the suspect fled the store in a mid- size red two door sedan.

The suspect is described as a white male with a mustache, between 25 and 35-years-old, medium height and thin build.

The case...

December 31, 2012 - 5:46am
1 year 29 weeks ago

.The Muskingum County Sheriff’s Office is investigating a Sunday evening robbery.  Captain Jeff LeCocq says it happened at 6:45 at the Murphy USA gas station at 2856 Maysville Pike.  LeCocq says a white male wearing a hoodie with cloth on his face walked into the business and demanded money.  The clerk says no handgun was seen but it appeared the suspect had a weapon.  LeCocq says the bandit fled on foot.  No vehicle was used in the incident.  Sheriff...

September 26, 2012 - 6:22am
1 year 42 weeks ago

The Perry County Sheriff's Office investigates a Tuesday night robbery.

Authorities said just before 9:30p.m. they received a call from Wohrle's Carry Out in Shawnee. The clerk told deputies that a male subject wearing a grey jacket with a black strip across the front and down the sleeves along with a black mask opened the door and grabbed the cash register off the counter and ran out the door with the register.

The clerk said the suspect didn't say anything and did not show a...

August 12, 2012 - 3:53pm
1 year 49 weeks ago

Police are looking for a suspect in an unarmed robbery in Zanesville.

It happened around 1:30 a.m. on Saturday at the BP gas station near the corner of Maple Avenue and Brandywine Boulevard.

According to the Zanesville Police Department, a man robbed the convenience store of an undisclosed amount of cash.  No one was injured during the robbery.

Police said the suspect is described as a white male, 5' 9'', 160 lbs, wearing grey sweatpants, a white shirt and a blue hat...

July 16, 2012 - 6:43pm
2 years 1 week ago

Monday in Muskingum County Common Pleas Court , 29-year-old Ryan Taylor of Fultonham was sentenced to prison by Judge Kelly Cottrill.

Taylor had previously pled guilty to two counts of robbery and two counts of theft in connection with robberies in April at Zanesville gas stations.

Police say within a few hours, Taylor robbed both the Speedway on Blue Avenue and the Duke and Duchess at the corner of Maple Avenue and Brandywine Boulevard.

Judge Cottrill sentenced him to...

June 20, 2012 - 7:22am
2 years 4 weeks ago

The Licking County Sheriff's Office nabs their suspect in a May pharmacy robbery.

After talking to witnesses and conducting several interviews, 26-year-old Jason Tewksbary of Thornville, was arrested on an outstanding warrant on Monday.

During an interview with detectives the man admitted to taking part in a May 28 robbery at the CVS pharmacy on East Broad Street in Pataskala.

During that incident officials report that Tewksbary handed a note to the female behind the...

June 12, 2012 - 1:13pm
2 years 5 weeks ago

Authorities in Newark are on the look out for a robbery suspect.
 

Police say a man walked into the Circle K on West Main Street  Monday and demanded money from the clerk.

He's described as being around 5'7" to 5'9" with dark colored hair and was wearing a hat with a faded white symbol and a black zip up jacket.
 

Anyone with information is being asked to contact Detective Eskins at (740)670-7200 or Crimestoppers at (888)488...

May 7, 2012 - 3:56pm
2 years 11 weeks ago

A Zanesville man has pleaded guilty to a robbery charge in connection with an incident at a local grocery store.


48-year-old Jeffrey Johnson entered the plea Monday  in Muskingum County Common Pleas Court.
 

Zanesville police say on February 24th, Johnson stole several items from the Pick N Save on Howard Street .Detectives say he also threatened two employees with a knife before fleeing the store.
 

No one was injured in the incident....

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