George Hiotis

2 Shooting Incidents Under Investigation

by George Hiotis on December 31, 2012 at 3:34 am

Zanesville Police say they are investigating two unrelated shooting incidents.  The first one happened 7:30 Friday evening.  A 41-year-old male was walking in the 1500 block of Hickory Street and was shot through the wrist.  He was treated and released from the hospital.  Detective Harry Taylor says there is no suspect or motive in the incident.  The second shooting occurred just before 11:30 Friday night in the 1000 block of Pine Street. The victim is in stable condition at a Columbus hospital.  Detective Taylor says there are no suspects or motive in this incident, but a group of three young black males observed in the area at the time of the shooting are being sought for questioning. Anyone with information is asked to call Zanesville Police.