George Hiotis

Zanesville Shooting Update

by George Hiotis on April 22, 2010 at 1:38 am

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. No arrests have been made. Detectives are currently conducting interviews and no further details of the shooting will be released. Detective Roush did say that the suspect vehicle involved in this shooting is a 1984 Chevy Monte Carlo, dark blue in color, with custom chrome wheels. The suspect is a black male. Anyone with information about the incident is being asked to call Zanesville Police at 740 455-0700.