Third Shooting in Three Weeks in Zanesville

Third Shooting in Three Weeks in Zanesville

by Kelly Choate on June 2, 2012

It’s becoming a familiar headline in Zanesville.  For the third time in less than three weeks, authorities are investigating a shooting.

According to the Zanesville Police Department, it happened around 2:30 this morning at 1025 Maple Avenue.  One person was transported to Good Samaritan Hospital with unknown injuries.

It’s not clear whether or not it was a drive-by shooting.  No names are being released at this time.

On May 14th, 18-year-old Marques Parker was shot in the neck on Ohio Street.  On May 20th, 37-year-old Larry Lewis was killed on Mead Street.