George Hiotis

Home Invasion Suspect In Custody

by George Hiotis on March 1, 2010 at 10:27 am

Zanesville Police have one man in custody in connection with a home invasion. Detective Sergeant Ric Roush says it happened Friday night at 7:00 at 344 Linn Street. Detective Roush says that 32-year-old Ryan Viney of Zanesville has been charged with one count of aggravated robbery with a gun specification and one count of aggravated burglary with a gun specification. He is being held in the Zanesville City Jail. Roush says this past Friday night two black males forced their way into the residence and robbed the victims at gunpoint. The suspects, who were both wearing dark clothing and bandanas, fled on foot. The victims were not hurt. Roush says shortly after the incident Viney was taken into custody. The search continues for the other suspect.