George Hiotis

ZPD Statement On Amber Alert

by George Hiotis on April 13, 2013 at 8:08 am

Zanesville Police Saturday morning issued a press release on the Amber Alert issued out of Muskingum County. It says a female juvenile by the name of Elizabeth Oakes ran away taking a 1998 Gold Chevy Malibu with license number FOZ4571. Police say she later contacted her mother advising she had been assaulted. She called back, according to ZPD, a few minutes later advising her mother the person who assaulted her was with her. Police say a male then called the mother and advised he had assaulted the daughter. Police say there were more calls to mother, and the male could be heard in the background telling Oakes what to say. ZPD says no known suspect information is available at this time.