The Zanesville Police Department says it's looking for a man, who was believed to be armed.
Patrolmen were called to an earlier incident in the day, involving a Kenneth Johnson of Zanesville.
"...that he was running up the street, supposedly carrying a firearms. Officers pursued after him and he ran inside of the building here at the end of Baker and Whipple. Officers arrived at the scene and secured the building. We went to each room, cleared every room, and he was not...
Five women arrested following an undercover operation appeared in Zanesville Municipal Court Tuesday.
Lt. Tony Coury says the women were arrested Monday evening when undercover officers conducted a prostitution sting.
According to court records, Courtney Coen pled guilty to one count of soliciting and one count of possession of drug paraphernalia. Judge William Joseph gave her a 500 dollar fine and 45 days in jail with the condition of no repeats for two years. April Martin pled...
Zanesville Police make an arrest in a Thursday morning attempted break-in.
Lt. Bill Shaw says that around 2am police responded to a report of breaking glass on Moxahala Avenue. Officers found a window had been broken out of the Disabled American Veterans Building at 428 Moxahala Avenue.
Police located 38-year-old Isaac Washington III a short distance away on Adams Street. Washington is on probation and found to be out past curfew.
The Zanesville Police Department is prepared to take appropriate actions against anyone who misbehaves during this weekend's Gus Macker 3-on-3 Basketball Tournament, and place people in jail if needed.
Sergeant Chris Phipps says in addition to the assigned weekend crews, ZPD will have several extra off-duty officers working for security reasons.
"We'll be doing static patrol, covering the major areas to make sure that everyone is safe and everything goes as smoothly as...
The Zanesville Police Department says an arrest has been made in connection with an April 21st homicide.
Officers responded to the intersection of Luck Avenue and Ohio Street around 11:30 that night and found 27-year-old Dajuan McKenzie, who had been shot once in the head and once in the upper body. McKenzie later died of his injuries at Grant Medical Center in Columbus.
"After a two, two and a half week investigation, we were able to file charges on an individual late last...