Nichole Hannahs

Attempted Robbery at Gas Station

by Nichole Hannahs on August 18, 2010 at 1:43 am

The Zanesville Police continue to investigate an early morning robbery in Zanesville.

Detective Sergeant Ric Roush said that just before 6a.m. Wednesday morning a male subject walked into the Starfire Gas Station at 727 Pershing Road and demanded cash from the male clerk on duty.

Roush said the robber assaulted the clerk by striking him in the face, then fled on foot.

Detective Roush said they do have a suspect in custody and he’s currently being held in the Zanesville City Jail.