Nichole Hannahs

Man Charged in Starfire Robbery

by Nichole Hannahs on August 19, 2010 at 2:53 am

Zanesville Police charge a local man in connection to the Wednesday morning robbery of a local gas station.

Police said 22-year-old Cody West has been charged by the Muskingum County Prosecutors office with one count of robbery a third degree felony.

He’s currently incarcerated in the Zanesville City Jail. Detective Sergeant Ric Roush said that just before 6am Wednesday morning the Starfire Gas Station at 727 Pershing Road was the victim of robbery.

At that time police said West entered the store, demanded cash and took part in a physical struggle with the male employee.

The employee suffered minor injuries during the struggle.