One Zanesville Police Officer saves the life of a man on Sunday.
Officer Brian Swingle was out on a call, traveling toward the south end of the city, when he saw something unusual from his cruiser. Lieutenant Tony Courey says there was a distraught individual climbing across the railing on the Y-bridge. Swingle stopped his car and was able to grab the man back over the railing.
"He was as close as we've seen for a long time of someone jumping off a bridge, but yes, I think...
The Zanesville Police say they've located the driver involved in a hit skip accident Thursday morning.
Lt. Bill Shaw says around 4am a car hit two parked vehicles near Eastman and then the driver fled. Authorities say they caught the suspect, who's being charged with consuming alcohol underage, drunk driving, driving under suspension and a number of other traffic violations. He'll appear in court sometime Thursday.
The Zanesville Police Department shut down Orchard Street around 9:30 this evening while they looked for a suspect.
Sergeant Chris Rice says the suspect they are searching for is Shane A. Goins.
Rice says an officer pulled up behind a car on Market Street that was flagged as suspicious and when the officer turned on his lights, the car pulled onto Orchard Street and they believe Goins jumped out of the car and ran into a wooded area. Sergeant Rice says Goins's...
A Zanesville man is in custody Monday morning after a two hour standoff with police Sunday.
Zanesville Police says it happened at 311 Florence Avenue. Sergeant Andy Armstrong says officers went to the home to serve some domestic violence warrants to 20-year-old Ronnie Tabler II out of Franklin County.
Armstrong says there were rumors of guns at the location so the Special Response Team was called to assist the officers. After two hours Tabler was arrested without incident and...