George Hiotis

Man Confesses To 7 Armed Robberies

by George Hiotis on March 28, 2013 at 9:18 am

.Zanesville Police say they got their man. Captain Tony Coury says after Wednesday’s robbery at the Shrivers Pharmacy on Brighton boulevard detectives brought in a suspect for questioning and he confessed to 7 robberies in the last 14 days. The man, who is in custody, was brought in for questioning Wednesday night from 1226 1/2 Ridge Avenue home and told police he was responsible for all robberies. Coury says the man used a knife in all of the incidents. The name of the suspect won’t be released until he is formally charged.

Here is the complete list of robbery locations: (since March 13th)

? Pump & Pantry Greenwood Ave. Zanesville
? Certified West Main St. Zanesville
? Super 8 West Pike Zanesville
? Family Dollar Maple Ave. Zanesville
? Circle K Dresden Ohio
? Family Dollar Maysville Ave. Zanesville
? Shriver’s Pharmacy Brighton Blvd. Zanesville