A Zanesville man is currently in the Muskingum County Jail after being indicted Wednesday for the murder of his 10 month old son.
Detective Sgt. Ric Roush said that 29-year-old Joseph Miller of Zanesville was arrested Thursday afternoon without incident and will be arraigned in Muskingum County Common Pleas Court next Wednesday. He's charged with one count of murder and one count of second degree felony child endangering.
Sgt. Roush said on the morning of December 8, 2010, 10...
Zanesville police spent half the night out searching for a group of teens.
Captain Mike Baker said a group of ten juveniles tried to make a getaway last night from their Juvenile Counseling Center for Kids with Deviant Behavior on Main Street. He said they used the fireworks as a cover for their escape.
"We found them all over the city out on the interstate there were ten of them and it took us most of the night to round them all up," Baker said.
Zanesville police say that had several people call in and say a woman was attempting to jump off the Y-bridge.
Lt. Bill Shaw says it officers arrived at the Y-bridge around 8pm Monday night where a woman was threatening to jump off. A Zanesville policeman talked to the woman and eventually got close enough to grab her and pull her over.
Zanesville pollice are searching for a driver who hit a light pole and fled around 3 Tuesday morning.
It happened at the intersection of Schaum Avenue and Owens Street. Police say someone hit a utility pole and took off. Just minutes later police did find the vehicle on Cliffwood Avenue. ZPD took the car to an impound lot and are still searching for the driver at this time.
Zanesville Police are investigating a domestic violence situation that has led to a stabbing.
Around 10:30 Thursday Lt. Bill Shaw says authorities were called to Hoge Avenue after there were reports of a disturbance. When officers arrived they found that a 49-year-old woman had stabbed her live in spouse several times.
Lt. Shaw says the woman is under arrest for felonious assault and the man treated at Genesis Good Samaritan Hospital with non life threatening wounds.