George Hiotis

ZPD Charges Suspect Not In Custody

by George Hiotis on October 27, 2011 at 3:25 am

Zanesville Police say they have filed charges against a local man in connection with two robberies on Tuesday. Detective Sergeant Ric Roush says that 27-year-old Jonathan Holt of Zanesville is charged with two counts of robbery and one count of theft. Roush says at this time Holt is not in custody. Anyone with information of his whereabouts is asked to call Zanesville Police. Holt is charged with the robbery of the Starfire gas station at 727 Pershing Road around 4:14 a.m. and the robbery of the Speedway gas station at 930 Blue Avenue. Both incidents happened Tuesday. Holt implied he had a weapon, but none was shown. Nothing was taken from the Starfire station while an undisclosed amount of cash was taken from Speedway.