A man was grazed by a gunshot Friday on Putnam Avenue in Zanesville.
The call came in shortly before 8:30 at 1036 Putnam Avenue. Zanesville Police Officers on the scene said they're not yet sure of a motive for the attack, but it could have been an attempted robbery. One shot was fired at the victim and grazed his leg slightly.
The suspect was described over the scanner as a black male, with a red bandana over his face, wearing a hoodie and red and black shorts.
A Zanesville man pleads guilty in connection to a fatal shooting last April.
24-year-old James Tyrone McCrae appeared in Muskingum County Common Pleas Court Monday where he pled guilty to one count of involuntary manslaughter with a gun specification and one count of having a weapon under disability.
McCrae was arrested in August for the shooting death of 32-year-old Shane Goins.
The shooting took place on April 4, 2009 at the...
Thirteen-year old Michael Roger Hulsey, Jr., is charged with two counts in connection with the death of his three-year old brother.
Charges were filed this morning by the Muskingum County Prosecuter's Office in the death of Shannon Michael Harrop Jr.
"The first count is a charge is a count of reckless homicide. That's a felony of the third degree," said Muskingum County Prosecutor Mike Haddox. "that count contains a gun specification alleging that Hulsey, who...
Zanesville Police have released more information about a shooting Wednesday night in Zanesville. Detective Ric Roush says it happened around 11:25 at the intersection of Luck Avenue and Ohio Street. The victim is now identified as 27-year-old Dajuan D. McKenzie of Zanesville. Roush says Officers found him in the roadway suffering from gunshot wounds. McKenzie was rushed to Good Samaritan Hospital and then flown to Grant Medical Center in Columbus where he remains in critical condition...
An Athens County man is indicted on formal charges in court.
26-year-old Matthew Culbertson appeared yesterday and faces one count of murder, two counts of involuntary manslaughter, four counts of felonious assault, one count of reckless homicide, and one count of using a weapon while intoxicated.
He will be arraigned this Thursday at 9:30 a.m.
Culbertson was arrested after an incident in New Marshfield Saturday. 22-year-old Jerri Vernon of New Straitsville was found shot...