George Hiotis

Z-ville Man Indicted In Weekend Shooting

by George Hiotis on November 16, 2011 at 12:55 pm

A Zanesville man was indicted Wednesday in connection with a weekend shooting incident. 21-year-old Roberto Brooks now faces charges of felonious assault with a firearm specification, carrying a concealed weapon and improper handling of a firearm in a motor vehicle. Zanesville Police say Brooks was involved in a physical confrontation with a relative. Witnesses say at least two gunshots were fired during the fight. Police say the two had an on-going dispute. Brooks is being held in the Muskingum County Jail.